Nike unveiled the 2014 FIFA World Cup home and away kits for former European champions Greece earlier this week. The team’s white home uniform made its on the pitch debut in a 0-2 friendly loss to the Korean Republic in Piraeus on Wednesday night. Both jerseys will be available at World Soccer Shop, Subside Sports, UK Soccer Shop and Kitbag.
According to a Nike release: In 2014, Greece will play in a stylish and contemporary new kit embedded with the best in performance innovation.
“In addition to providing leading performance benefits, our aim is to celebrate each country, and we sought to give Greece an attractive and modern new kit that showcases their deep patriotism and the colors of their national flag,” said Martin Lotti, Global Design Director, Nike Football.
The new Greece home jersey is white with a blue polo collar and deep blue cuffs on the sleeves, both featuring a thin white stripe. The long concealed collar placket reflects the best of modern tailoring.
The new shorts are white. Simple and iconic, the fit is slimmer and more tailored to the body, with a cut specifically designed to aid movement and comfort. The center back of the shorts feature a meshs insert panel to aid in cooling and allow for moisture management. The new home socks are also white.
The new away kit has a reverse design with the blue jersey featuring a white polo collar and white cuffs on the sleeves, both with a thin blue stripe. Away shorts and socks are also blue.