Worn during Saturday’s 1-0 win over Toronto FC, the Vancouver Whitecaps 2013 adidas home jersey was recently unveiled. The new kit will be new signing Nigel Reo-Coker and his teammates primary shirt for the new Major League Soccer season and is now available at World Soccer Shop.
According to the Whitecaps’ website: The primary kit is an evolution of the original MLS primary kit launched in June 2010. The new kit is inspired by the city of Vancouver, its breathtaking landscape, and the fundamental elements of the club’s brand, logo, and colours.
The jersey is predominantly glacier white with diagonal stripes in deep sea and sky blue. These diagonal stripes connect to a rounded sky blue and deep sea blue neckline representing the continuum from sea to sky. On the back collar of the jersey is the tag “Since 1974” which calls out the club’s 39 year history in Vancouver.
Weaved into the inside necktape is the “Since 1974” tag with waves of sky blue, deep sea blue, champion silver, and glacier white – the four colours of the jersey.
The jersey is complemented by the ‘Caps logo on the left chest, the Canadian flag proudly displayed on the left arm, and the MLS logo on the right arm. It has a sleeker silhouette, and features lightweight fabric designed to enhance the team’s on pitch performance. The jersey is available in both long and short sleeves.
Photo Credits: Vancouver Whitecaps