real madrid remove christian cross from logo for new middle east clothing deal
Based in Emirates, an agreement was reached with garment maker Marka.
It grants UAE companies exclusive rights to produce and sell football club products in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman.
The redesign only needs to be changed a little, as the original badge had only one very small Christian cross, Khaled al-, deputy president of Marka-
Mheiri in tolledrites
\"We have to be sensitive to parts of the Bay Area that are sensitive to products holding crosses,\" al-Mheiri said.
The deal covers clothing such as T-
However, it does not include a cross-made replica jersey made by Adidas.
This is not the first time los merenges has removed the cross at the request of UAE investors.
When they reached a lucrative deal with Abu Dhabi National Bank, they also made £ 2014.
Real Madrid is the highest-paid football club in the world for more than a decade.
However, they have recently lost their champions Manchester United and are behind their main rivals, Barcelona.