After a three-year stint in the second tier of Italian soccer, Serie B, Bologna FC 1909 returned to Serie A for the 2008/09 season. The club managed an impressive 9th place finish last season after just avoiding relegation during the previous three campaigns.
With the new Serie A season approaching, Bologna FC launched its 2012/13 Macron home, away and third kits (now available at World Soccer Shop) at the Parco Sportivo di Andalo on Thursday.
According to technical sponsor Macron: The home shirt that does not betray the classic red and blue stripes and was produced in the model slim fit using a unique and comfortable and tear-resistant fabric that stays soft on athletes’ bodies.
The away shirt retains the traditional white and it is used the new technique “body fit”: a special stretch fabric (elastane filaments) that, by adhering to the body, allowing players to move freely by reducing friction, keeping the proper muscular pressure. Regarding the third shirt what’s new is the choice of colour anthracite that predominates on the standard colours red and blue that are only hinted at the top.