Manchester City debuted their brand new away kit against Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup in Australia in front of nearly 100,000 fans. This year, the jersey draws inspiration from the club’s anthem, the song Blue Moon, sang proudly by their fans as celebration of their identity. The shirt features a striking graphic on the sleeves that resembles the moon surface, that creates contrast against the navy surface of the jersey.
Chelsea Reveal 2015/16 Adidas Away Kit
Chelsea unveiled their new away kit for the 2015/16 season. The Premier League champions will see a return to white for their second uniform, the jerseys has crew-neck collar, adding blue coloring on the cuffs, hips, adidas’ characteristic three stripes and the club’s crest, that sits on the left chest in monochromatic version. Red trims appear on the sleeves, and a finger print representing the club’s identity is placed on the lower front.
Paris Saint-Germain reveal 15/16 Nike Away Kit
PSG launched the kit overlooking the iconic Manhattan skyline and were joined by six young Parisian footballers who were recruited through the Nike Football App. The clean new away kit is characterised by a predominantly white design with red and blue trim on the collar, cuff and down the sides. The two-tone detailing is in reference to both Paris’ nickname “La Ville Lumiere” (The City of Light) and French menswear fashion culture.
Celtic FC unveil 15/16 New Balance Third Kit
Celtic FC, reigning champions of Scotland, have released their new 3rd kit for European competitions. The new shirt is inspired by Celtic’s classic bumblebee kits, boasting a striking yellow main color with black hoops on the front and some details over the shoulders and back of the round neck. A monochromatic version of the club’s crest is palced on the left chest, at the same height as New Balance’s logo.
AS Monaco reveal 15/16 Nike Away Kit
After a stellar second season back in the top-flight of French football, Monaco will be hoping that this kit will bring them good fortune in their quest for a first Ligue 1 title in 15 years. Coming in a super sophisticated navy blue, this away kit oozes the glitz and glam commonly associated with the principality of Monaco. The navy blue is complemented by gold detailing on the crest, Nike swoosh, sponsor and trim on the polo neck collar.
Alex Morgan Joins Messi on FIFA 16 Cover
Alex Morgan will join Lionel Messi on the US cover of EA Sport FIFA 16. The USWNT forward is a huge fan of Messi and Barcelona. She joins Christine Sinclair from the Canadian national team and Stephanie Catley of the Australian national team as the first women to appear on the cover.
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