In football kit news, the new season’s Man City strip has leaked and fans are… not pleased. No prizes for guessing that it’s the new Nike template almost every single team is wearing at the Euros. The crest is fine, an updated version of the classic roundel, but the sleeves are absolutely gash.
Now onto some better kit news. My beloved Blades released their new home ensemble at Doncaster Airport (yes, a club from Sheffield releasing a kit in DONNY, don’t ask me what went into that). And it’s a return to the classic broad red and white stripes we all know and love:
As a stickler for retro, I enjoy the round collar. The black sleeves are fairly novel too, giving off an air of Le Coq Sportif’s 2005/06 promotion kit. Let’s hope it’s an omen!