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Le Coq Sportif is a French company producing sports equipment such as shoes, shorts, and T-shirts. The company name which means “The Athletic Rooster” in Englsih was founded in 1948 by Émile Camuset, although Camuset had been designing for many years prior. The company’s name derives from the Gallic rooster, a national symbol of France.
The company has sponsorship deals with many football clubs, including Sheffield United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Carlisle United, Queens Park Rangers (until the end of 2007/08 season, Manchester City (as of 2007-08), and Hibernian. In addition, the company also sponsors the Quick Step-Innergetic and Team Milram cycling teams. Le Coq Sportif also supplied kits to the Tottenham Hotspur team that won the FA Cup in 1981 and 1982, Aston Villa, Chelsea, Sunderland A.F.C. and the Everton team of the mid 1980s; the FIFA World Cup winning Argentina team of 1986.