Racing Club de Avellaneda, usually called just Racing, is a professional soccer club from Avellaneda, a suburb of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Founded in 1903, Racing has been historically considered one of the “big five” clubs of Argentine football. The club is currently competing in the Primera División Argentina and finished in 2nd position in th 2011 Apertura.
On Friday evening, Racing Club presented its Olympikus 2012 home, away and third kits to the press and public. As is the case with most Argentine kit launches, a couple of soccer babes (Alejandra Maglietti and Loly Antoniale in this case) were on hand for the presentation along with current Racing players Giovanni Moreno, Teófilo Gutierrez, Claudio Yacob, Iván Pillud, Sebastián Saja and Valentín Viola.
Racing Club opens its Clausura 2011 campaign on February 12th against Tigre.
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