Palmeiras revealed their 2016/17 home jersey be technical sponsor adidas last month and debuted it on the field in their 4-0 win over Atletico Paranaense in 2016 Brasileirão opening round.
The jersey has a unique green 2-tone design with a dark green primary color on the front and back of the jersey but with a light green stripe down the center of the front of the jersey as well as on the sleeves. The white crew collar has ‘Alviverde Imposing (imposing green-whites)’ inscribed on the inside and outside at the back of the collar.
The red and white sleeve cuffs pay tribute to the colors of the Italian flag and the team’s Italian background after the club was founded as Palestra Italia in 1914.
The club badge is over the heart and the adidas Performance logo in white over the right chest. The adidas 3-Stripes run down the side seam of the jersey.
“Congratulations to adidas by beautiful green shirt that we will use from this month. I’m sure it will be a successful sales and please our fans, and expose with class brands of our sponsors, “says Paulo Nobre, president of Palmeiras.