<p> This is the brand new Kilmarnock FC home kit for the 2016/17 season. <p>Main sponsors QTS have extended their deal with the club for the fifth consecutive season. <p>The new kit is produced by sportswear giants Nike, with the company signing a three–year contract to produce match kit, training wear and equipment. <p>And the deal will also see Nike’s official licensee for Scottish football partnerships, Just Sport Group, take control of retail operations at Rugby Park. <p>Just Sport Group will re–furbish the Killie Shop in the coming weeks and launch a new online shopping site. <p>Killie boss Lee Clark said: “I am delighted to be going into the new season in the knowledge that our main sponsor, QTS, will be continuing their partnership with us. <p> Gary Dicker shows off the new home top <p>“The fact that we also have a new kit supplier, Nike, means that we are going into next season with two fantastic partners. <p>“As an ex player, I know how important it is to play in the best quality kit. <p>“I am very grateful to both Nike and QTS, who will play a major role in the club during the 2016/17 season.” <p>Michael Heslop, sales and business development director for Nike - Just Sport Group – said: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with Kilmarnock FC and QTS. <p> “The chance to become partners with the oldest football club in Scotland with a fantastic football tradition was something we wanted to become a part of. <p>“We are looking forward to getting behind the team, providing a first-class kit for the team and fans.” <p>QTS will continue their relationship with Killie for another year. <p>The company have invested in the Rugby Park club since 2012 and managing director Alan McLeish insists it was a no-brainer to continue the sponsorship. <p> Jamie MacDonald tests out the new goalie shirt <p>And he reckons the whole club is now going in the right direction. <p>McLeish said: “This is going to be a big season for Kilmarnock given the dramatic end they had to last season. <p>“The club means a lot to us and having Nike on board shows that Kilmarnock mean business going forward and we are really excited to be part of this partnership.” <p>The new Nike home strips will be available to buy in store and online when the new shop opens in the next couple of weeks. <p>Fans will be notified of the launch date via the club’s official website and social media channels.
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