Cruz Azul (full name: Club Deportivo Social y Cultural Cruz Azul) is a Mexican professional soccer (football) club. The team is nicknamed “Los Cementeros” (the “Cement Makers” in English) or La Máquina (“The Machine”) and currently plays in the Primera División de México.
Los Cementeros are one of the most popular and successful teams in Mexico. They have been the Primera División champions eight times and CONCACAF Champions Cup / League winners on five occasions.
Cruz Azul recently presented their Umbro home and away kits for the Mexican Apertura 2012 and Clausura 2013 season to the press and public. Both are now available at World Soccer Shop, Tienda Fútbol Mundial and soccer.com.
The blue home kit was used for Cruz Azul’s season opener against Morelia while the white away jersey was worn for the club’s trip to San Luis this past weekend.