Celtic FC, one of the oldest and most prestigious clubs in Scotland, has a rich history and proud tradition that is matched only by a few others in the United Kingdom. The current winners of three straight Scottish League titles in the top flight, this Glasgow outfit has amassed an outstanding forty-five league titles, second only to Old Firm derby foe Rangers’ fifty-two.
The club has strong ties to Irish culture, evident in their badge and team identity. This new away kit from Nike celebrates their Scottish heritage, with a unique take on a Celt symbol.
This away kit comes in dark green with a tartan pattern comprised of a darker green and golden yellow trim. The shirt has the yellow trim at the edge of the round collar and on the hem of the sleeves. At the heart of the shirt, one yellow vertical and horizontal line each from the tartan pattern intersect at the club’s badge, applying a Celtic cross. Inside the collar, the pennant tab on the back has green and white hoops with the message, “A Club Like No Other.” the shorts has darker green trim, and the socks has a darker green band at the top, with the team name wordmarked on the front and chevrons at the back. Irish cider brand Magners is the sponsor.
Celtic houses one of the most passionate and loyal fanbases in Europe. With a new design redefining the club’s hertiage, this new kit would be desirable for any supporter of the Hoops. The kit is available now for preorder, ahead of its’ official launch on June 19. Like what you see from Celtic? Give us a comment below, or on our official social media sites.