By Ollie Irish
You’re looking at Manchester United ‘s new home shirt, complete with new sponsor’s logo.
First thoughts? It reminds me a lot of the kits worn by United in the late 1970s/early 80s, which is exactly what the designers intended. I like it a lot, although the logo spoils it – but it’s a massive improvement on last season’s horrible chevron kit.
The official PR blurb :
“Red, white and black is in the DNA of Manchester United and Nike has captured the spirit of the club through this season’s home kit. The new shirt leans towards a classic look, inspired by the 1970s, and features a collar for the first time since Nike became the team’s official kit supplier in 2002. And the chevron design that featured last season