Video: Steven Gerrard launches Liverpool’s away kit by doing nothing

Ollie Irish

3rd, June 2009

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Liverpool fan sizes up his captain

This is what all “real” football fans look like, of course. In other words, they look like shit: overweight, bald and with a hint of special needs around the eyes. I guess Adidas were going for the “ordinary bloke in the Kop” look but went a bit too far.
As for the kit, forget the “Phantom, Light Scarlet and Metallic Gold” colour scheme and the moisture-wicking material, and focus on the fact it looks pretty good. We likey.
And who’s the dude on guitar at the end!? At first, I thought it was Kaka.

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  1. Louwrens says:

    Didn’t Adidas do EXACTLY this with the new Milan kit?

  2. jack says:

    Im geussing that bloke on the guitar is some kind of homage to the beatles, right scouser stereotypes? 12th man, baldy fat bloke and beatles, sorted

  3. Oh Hai says:

    “Didn’t Adidas do EXACTLY this with the new Milan kit?”
    It’s Adidas’ new campaign. It is being done with Chelsea aswell, except Chelsea’s fan isn’t fat.

  4. Louwrens says:

    Oh OK. Vodacom did it for this season’s Super 14 rugby. “Player 23”. Ho hum.
    Still doesn’t explain why Kaka’s playing guitar though.

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