2018~19 New Liverpool Third Football Kit

For every football club, they have prepared fully for the new season before it inaugurates, so does the Liverpool.

Liverpool Football Club is a professional football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football. The club has won 5 European Cups, more than any other English club, 3 UEFA Super Cups, 3 UEFA Cups, 7 FA Cups, 8 League Cups,18 League titles and 15 FA Community Shields.

The club is established in 1892 and joined the Football League in next year. Since it was founded, the Anfield has been utilized as its home ground. Liverpool is a major force in English and European football in the 1970s and 1980s when Bill Shankly and Bob Paisley led the club. At that period, they guide the team to win 11 league titles and seven European Trophies. In 2005, the club became European Champions for the fifth time.

While most of the footballers were ready to celebrate the World Cup, the club unleashed the new Liverpool second away kit. Dislike the home and first away shirt featuring the linear stripes, this one takes triangles as the major pattern on the front. Jacquard of numerous triangles of iron-gray fade into white and splice with each other. This abstract design aims to pay homage to one of the classic jerseys in the 80s of the last century. Last season, Liverpool shows their vibrant and fiercest style of play. Therefore, The new shirt adds red ornaments to encourage and showcase this exuberant style. The red mainly appears on the club crest, NB logo, sponsor advertisements, and heat bonding stripes.

On the back of the shirt, there has been a lovely update to the lettering and numbers. This new style imitate the font used on the signs throughout Anfield and Liverpool City Centre, while the shirt number is displayed in a style inspired by the seat numbers within the stadium

 

The shirt is full of details. If you look at the nape of the neck, you’ll see a touching tribute of 96 emblems encased by the eternal flames to the victims of the Hillsborough Disaster, which is bound to evoke a certain sense of pride and responsibility to those that wear the shirt.

 

When creating this kit, the R&D team analyzed crucial football data and core body movement to produce a garment that has been engineered to perform at the highest level. From the highly breathable fabric to the seam-free construction and the moisture wicking NB Dry technology, this kit offers support in the areas that players need it most.”

 

The shirt’s design has been developed using the latest heat bonding technology. It features body mapping across zonal areas of the chest and reinforced bonded seams down the side panels and shoulders to increase comfort and reduce friction compared to traditional fabric constructions. Additionally, the kit has a built-in, engineered lumber panel and tactical placement of Amber yellow cognitive recognition flashes which have been designed for easy identification of elements of the garment at rapid speed. Laser cut and bonded eyelets placed below the arms further aid airflow around the body.

2018~19 New Liverpool Away Football Kit

New Balance collaborating with Premier League club Liverpool revealed 2018-19 away kit for the new season. The new kit showed up with a new color of purple. The last time when purple is applied to away shirt can date back to 2012-13 season. The reapplied color is refreshing and well accepted by both players and fans, which may be an alternative option of the later design to the traditional home shirt.

Matching with the predominant purple, the color of orange is an important part of the new jersey. All marks, such as the New Balance logo and crest, are dyed with orange in order to pay homage to the well-received orange shirt, the second away jersey of last season.

Kenny McCallum, general manager of New Balance football, said, ”We are glad to launch the fire new kit for Liverpool Football Club. Our closed cooperation with the club enables us to endow the shirt with impressive visual effect and high performance. I really hope this Liverpool shirt will bring luck to the team to secure amazing achievement in next season.”

The purple shirt works with the shorts and socks in the same color to construct an integrated image of the whole kit. As the Virgil van Dijk, the center back of the Reds, said, he and his teammates are equipped with the best kit. They feel encouraged when battling in this kit in front of the ebullient fans.

Virgil van Dijk is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a center back for Premier League club Liverpool and captains the Dutch national team. He began his career with Groningen and then moved to Celtic in 2013. In the Celtic period, he won the Scottish Premiership and was named in the PFA Scotland Team of the Year in both of his seasons, also winning the Scottish League Cup in the latter. He joined Liverpool in January 2018 for £75 million, a world record transfer fee for a defender. Van Dijk was involved in reaching the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final during his first spring at Liverpool. Van Dijk made his international debut for the Netherlands in 2015 and became captain of his country in 2018.

New Balance Dry technology is furnished to the new kit. Created with NB DRY technology for the most comfortable fit, the shirt ensures a dry feeling from the opening buzzer to the end one. The special textile can efficiently wick the sweat away from the skin for fast drying. At the same time, a dry surface will decrease the friction between the skin and textile so that to avoid bruise effectively. Adhesion is an annoying issue for all players, which is also solved by the fast-dry cloth. An appropriate condition of temperature and humidity will enable the muscles working with a nice function, enhancing the players’ competitiveness in running, shooting and striving. Every kit manufacturers will try their best to research and develop the new technology and fabric to help to optimize the body condition of the footballers in motion.

2018~19 New Liverpool Home Football Kit

The theme of “This means more” brought us a new kit. Recently, New Balance, collaborating with Liverpool football club, unveiled new home and away shirts in 2018 ~ 2019 season. The new home shirts are still red. For much of Liverpool’s history its home colors have been all red, but when the club was founded its kit was more like the contemporary Everton kit. The blue and white quartered shirts were used until 1894 when the club adopted the city’s color of red. The color of red would carry psychological impact – red for danger when rivals dare to oppose against this team and red for power when players run in the pitch struggle for the honor.

The new shirt continues the retro idea which is highly appraised in this season. The pattern which is inspired by the spectacular scene of the Main Stand in new decorated Anfield Stadium comprises numerous diagonal lines.

Anfield is a football stadium located in Anfield, Liverpool, England which has a seating capacity of 54,074 making it the sixth largest football stadium in England. It has been the home of Liverpool F.C. since their establishment in 1892. It was originally the home of Everton F.C. from 1884 to 1891. The Main Stand is one of the four stands in the stadium, and the other three are the Spion Kop, the Sir Kenny Dalglish Stand and Anfield Road. Construction for an extension to the Main Stand was done in 2014. This time, the capacity is increased to 54074, whereby it is one of the largest all-seater single stands in European football.

 

Football is regarded as a new lifestyle in the new theme which sees football pitch as home and kit as the symbol of status. New shirt brings collar into the design. Decorated with two buttons, Polo collar leads the shirt more close to the lifestyle, enabling the fans to wear the shirt in more scenarios. The shirt indeed turns “This means more” into reality.

 

Jordan Henderson, the captain of this red army, said ” The kit is more like a part of our team rather than a mere attire. When we put on the home shirt, an inimitable glory covers us. You can’t figure out what it means to us. After all, Liverpool is unique. I am pretty sure that our fans would adore this home shirt and wear Liverpool kits to cheer for us proudly in the new season.”

The captain is a central midfielder who is capable of playing for Premier League club Liverpool and English national team. Henderson began his career at Sunderland in 2008, with a loan spell at Coventry City in 2009, before moving to Liverpool in 2011. He was disappointed as captain of Liverpool in 2015 following the departure of Steven Gerrard. In 2010, Henderson won his first cap for England, having previously played for and captained the under-21 team. He has represented the country at UEFA Euro 2012 and 2016, and the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cups.