The 2010/11 UEFA Champions Leasgue finalists’ European kits for this year’s competition are identical to their English Premier League shirt but have the following changes:
– The UEFA Champions League Starball patch on the right sleeve
– UEFA’s Respect Campaign (aimed at combating violence, racism, xenophobia and homophobia while increasing fan support, intercultural dialogue, the environment and humanitarian relief) patch on the left sleeve
– A specially designed Manchester United Champions League font for player names and numbers. The font differs from the English Premier League font used by all of the league’s teams during domestic competition.
Manchester United kicks off its 2011/12 UEFA Champions league campaign on Wednesday against Benfica. The Red Devils will also meet FC Basel and FC OÅ£elul GalaÅ£i in Group C of the competition.