adidas originals shoes Bethlehem Steel Football Club apparel line released for limited time during World Cup
The Bethlehem Steel Football Club is getting some recognition during the World Cup, in apparel form. line, according to a news release from Spark PR.
The line will be available for purchase at the festival store during the FIFA World Cup SoccerFest and Viewing Party at SteelStacks, the release says. The event will be held June 12 16 and June 19 22 at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way on South Side Bethlehem.
Other Lehigh Valley events promoting the World Cup include promotions at Braveheart Highland Tavern in Hellertown, where the Scottish owner is offering $1 off draft beers to anyone wearing a team’s colors, weekend specials from around the world and a free draft of Carlsberg Lager every time a team scores to those wearing the team’s colors.
At ArtsQuest, Mosel said he is interested in watching how the apparel sells overall but really wants to know what fans will think of the scarves.
“The scarf is a very powerful allegiance to the team,” he said.
The images for the shirts, hats and scarves were obtained from a historian of the team, Daniel Paul Morrison, whose great uncle played for the squad,
He said Morrison had acquired the photos that were used while working with Mitchell Ness.
The blast furnace is used as a focal point in several T shirt designs along with the team name. The Bethlehem Steel I beam logo is used for a T shirt and a hat, and a black “B” in a white diamond was used for a hat and sweatshirt.
Another design incorporates five stars, including the Bethlehem Star, above “BSFC.”
The apparel will be around for only a limited time, Mosel said, and prices for the products range from $20 to $50, the release says.
Players of the Bethlehem Steel soccer team were recruited by executives of the company from overseas, Mosel said, and were given jobs at the plant. won five national cups from 1914 to 1930, Mosel said. Open Cup.
“To win five of those in a town of 40,000 is unheard of,” he said.
Morrison didn’t immediately return a call for comment regarding the clothing line.
The Philadelphia Union also paid homage to the Bethlehem Steel team. Last season,
the Major League Soccer club donned jerseys celebrating the team and years of existence: 1911 to 1930.