1. FC Köln released their 2016/17 home, away and third Erima kits using the motto “Geh zum 1. FC Köln – das ist ein feiner Club!”. Translated “Go to 1. FC Köln, it is a fine club!” in English, the saying came from legendary club and Germany legend Toni Schumacher.
The shirts all use simple designs from Erima with a focus on quality, style and color. The FC Köln 16/17 home shirt is features a classic v-neck. It is in the classic white of Die Geißböcke (The Billy Goats) with subtle gray stripes.
The red away and dark gray third kits have traditional crewnecks and use a special mélange fabric. All three jerseys have the text “Spürbar Anders” (Just Different) printed on their inside neck taping and outside upper backs.
Ninth placed finishers in the German Bundesliga last season, FC Koln kick off their 16/17 league season against Darmstadt 98 on August 27.