the symbol used to represent a club or team and to distinguish itself from others. The symbols are generally worn as a patch on the jersey over the heart (right side of the chest). These symbols range in size, color, shape and meaning and generally have signifigance to the regions they represent. Many of the unique identifiers in this symbol are club/team bame, location, date founded, religious symbols, slogans, geographic indicators, etc. See also Badge, Logo and Shield.