Portuguese Primeira Liga champions for the last four seasons, Sport Lisboa e Benfica have released their 2017/18 adidas home kit.
Las Águias’ (The Eagles) will defend their Taça de Portugal and Primeira Liga in their traditional primary red. The new shirt will also season action in the UEFA Champions League.
The Benfica 17/18 home jersey uses a classy polo collared design from adidas. The kit’s collar, inside placket and sleeve cuffs are all white. The placket has two red and one white buttons.
An interesting feature is the use of red adidas shoulder stripes for a tonal effect. Club and Portugal legend Eusebio’s 75th birthday is celebrated by an embroidered crest on the lower right that reads “EUSEBIO O REI 75”. White shorts and red socks accompany SL Benfica’s new first choice jersey.