New German Team Alpecin in the making?

It hasn't been confirmed by the company's management yet, but it seems German shampoo producer Alpecin may be planning to sponsor a new WorldTour team as of next season. The company first showed its interest in pro cycling in February this year, when it chose Jan Ullrich as its media representative. It is also already the main sponsor of a cyclosportive event to be held in August this year.

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