Chelsea proceed to put on the Three emblem on their match shirts because the sanctions imposed by the British authorities towards the membership prohibit them from printing new garments.
In the wake of the punishment handed out to proprietor Roman Abramovich, Three confirmed that they’ve requested to finish their partnership with the Blues whereas the matter is resolved and have requested that their emblem be faraway from membership shirts.
Despite that request, Chelsea proceed to put on shirts with the Three emblem, most just lately in Sunday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle United, and The Athletic notes that they’re at present unable to take away the brand.
As a part of the federal government’s sanctions, the membership is just not allowed to print new garments and since shirts with out the Three emblem don’t exist already, Chelsea can solely play in what they at present have.
Three are nonetheless anxious to see their emblem eliminated till a takeover is accomplished and talks are underway on a potential answer.
The telecommunications firm is just not anticipated to take authorized motion towards Chelsea as there may be an acceptance that the membership cannot do something about it at once, as nicely as an consciousness that the Blues have larger issues on their plate at once.
Similarly, sleeve sponsor Hyundai is investigating methods to get its emblem eliminated after terminating its contract with the membership.
However, the costume producer Nike continues to work with Chelsea and is concerned in negotiations with the opposite sponsors concerning the removing of the brand.