Leicester City, shocking champions of the 2015/16 Premier League season, have revealed their 2016/17 home kit. The new shirt is a classy design by Puma, exactly what the kings of England need to shine on the field.
“We cannot wait to walk out onto the pitch in the shirt at the start of the 2016/17 Premier League season, as we defend our Premier League title,” said mid-fielder Andy King.
Featuring their iconic blue, the jersey is decorated with a geometric jacquard pattern on the body and sleeves, while using gold accents for the Puma logos and shoulder formstrips to celebrate their status as champions. The club crest is over the heart.
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“Yet again it’s a fantastic kit. They’ve used great colours, the material is fantastic and it really breathes, which is what you need when you’re out there on the pitch. I like the trim and the little subtle touches – it all adds to a fantastic shirt,” said Leicester captain Wes Morgan. “It’s always great to see the fans wearing Leicester shirts. When you’re on the pitch and you look in the stands you see a big wave of blue shirts. It gives us a great feeling and it’s like having a 12th man.”