Sport Club Corinthians Paulista or Corinthians are a successful Brazilian club from Sao Paolo, won the national Serie A championship 4 times with the latest being 2005, and the Campeonato Paulista 26 times. They also won the FIFA Club World Championship of 2000. The Brazilian club qualified for the 2010 Copa Libertadores after they finished top of the 2009 state championship Campeonato Paulista, but 10th in the Brazilian Serie A national championship. Currently playing in the Second Stage Group 1, which also includes Racing, Independiente Medellín and Cerro Porteno. Corinthians also make the impact these new season signing with formerer Brazilian internationals Ronaldo and Roberto Carlos.
On May 2009 Corinthians launched their 2009/10 Nike home (the kit is eerily reminiscent of the Nike Korea 2008/09 home jersey) and away kits. Home shirt design it is white in colour and has been designed by Nike. The white home kits were worn for the first time during Campeonato Brasileiro loss to Internacional.
The shirt is sponsored by Bozzano (sleeves), Pan Americano and Neo Quimica Genericos (body centre and top back). Neo Generic Chemical was bought by the Hypermarcas which owns the most complete portfolio of brands in Brazil. The home kits also has been designed to tribute the title obtained in 1954 which was accomplished in a plain white shirt.
The away shirt is black in colour and has also been designed by Nike. It features a white traditonal collar and white vertical stripes. The logo’s are positioned the same as the home shirt with the sponsor found inside a white box. The 1950 away kit worn by Corinthians’ 1950 Rio-São Paulo Tournament winning team