Popular Rio De Janeiro-based team Fluminense Football Club have launched their 2017/18 third kit from Under Armour Brasil. The new shirt will be worn by the Tricolor when they host Bahia in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action at the Estádio do Maracanã on October 29th.
Released with the hashtag #SangueDoEncarnado, the Fluminense 17/18 third kit uses the burnt red of the club’s crest as its base color. The club says that the color of the shirt refers to the courage of Fluminense’s players and to the blood that pulsates in and out of the field, and in among its fans. The jersey uses a modern Henley collar in gold that matches with its sleeves cuffs. It is accompanied by burnt red shorts and socks.
“Fluminense is a vanguard club in Brazilian football and one of the first to release alternative uniforms. For this release, we join forces by bringing an element that is at the roots of the institution: the red of the Tricolor. We will soon see the kit in the bleachers and inspiring the team inside the field “, said Thaiany Assad, Head of Marketing of Under Armor Brasil.