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Published on June 25th, 2015 | by Vincent Jobse0
Meet Kingsley, football’s latest furry friend
News broke yesterday – all but flooring Twitter in the process – that illustrator and Turner-Prize winning artist David Shrigley had designed (though some might say conjured up) a new mascot for his beloved Partick Thistle FC. And like almost everything Shrigley does, it certainly stirred debate…
As part of a six-figure sponsorship deal with Kingsford Capital Management, a US based investment firm which will see their logo (also by the hands of Shrigley) slapped on the chests of the Jags’ players, the Scottish Premiership club have introduced new mascot – Kingsley.
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