European soccer powerhouse FC Barcelona today revealed their highly-anticipated 2017/18 Nike third kit. It will be worn for the first time on September 27th when the Blaugrana travel to Sporting Clube de Portugal for a UEFA Champions League fixture.
The latest Barca kit will is now on sale a World Soccer Shop, Subside Sports, UK Soccer Shop, Pro:Direct Soccer, Lovell Soccer and Kitbag from July 1st, 2017 along with the twenty four-time Spanish La Liga champions’ 17/18 home and away jerseys.
The 2017/18 FC Barcelona third kit is an exciting design that celebrates the club’s unique standing in world football whilst offering Nike’s Aeroswift technology for cutting edge performance, and contemporary detailing.
The striking dark maroon colorway of the shirt, shorts and socks is as bold as the club’s world famous style of play. Its modern round neck is simple whilst the sharp geometric patterns on both shirt and sock stand out from any crowd.
The bright orange stripe detail along the shoulder and the arm include a mosaic like detail that celebrates the work of the city’s famous architecture. The player numbers appear in the same bright orange.
The back of the shirt also includes the word, “Barça” reiterating the pride both in the club and in the city.
The fit and feel is characterized by the shirt’s engineered knit zones, creating the geometric patterns that enhances fit for the athlete in motion.
“As a player you always want to step onto the pitch looking and feeling confident to play your game. I’m really proud to pull on this new kit, inspired by my city and my culture. The innovation and design takes it to a new level,” says FCB midfielder Sergi Roberto.
The socks include Nike grip technology enhancing foot-to-boot connection and have the word “Barça” in bright orange underneath the Nike swoosh.