AC Milan Home Kit Headlines Recent Unveilings 2022-23 – Plus Four More From The German Bundesliga – SportsLogos.Net News
Reigning Italian Serie A champions AC Milan and supplier Puma are thinking outside the box for the club’s new home kit for the 2022-23 season.
The kits were unveiled on Monday, July 4. They are predominantly black, with the club’s traditional red vertical stripes down the front. The stripes, however, cut near the shoulders and hemlines, giving it the same boxy look as some of the the latest national team jerseys unveiled by Puma.
“The new AC Milan home shirt is a combination of fashion, design, street culture and heritage. The shirt pays homage to what makes Milan unique,” said Marco Mueller, senior football manager. product line management for Puma’s team sportswear, on ACMilan.com. “To bring this jersey to life, we wanted to create a campaign rooted in Milanese culture. We have worked exclusively with Milanese artists, talents and creatives, everyone who supports the club and understands what makes this club special to represent ‘That Milan Touch’.
The sleeve cuffs feature the red, white and green Italian flag, while the collar features a red insert. The Coat of arms of Milan is printed on the back collar. And the scudetto – a shield with the Italian flag carried by the reigning Serie A champions – will be placed in the middle of the chest.
ATALANTA – Third
Meanwhile, fellow Serie A side Atalanta completed their 2022-23 kit lineup over the weekend with the release of their third kits, made by Joma. The jersey has a light teal base – or “aquamarine”, as the club calls it -, with blue and black vertical stripes next to each other on the front, back and sleeves. As the outdoor kit, the third kit has a mostly black polo neck, with teal on the underside and blue and black trim on the front. Each shoulder has a solid teal blue block and there is an embossed design on the bottom half of the front of the shirt.
SOUTHAMPTON FC – Away
Premier League side Southampton are looking to make waves in their new away kit for 2022-23, made by Hummel. The front of the shirt features an elaborate wave pattern in aqua, teal and gold. The pattern is inspired by the city of Southampton’s proximity to The Solent, a strait between the Isle of Wight and Great Britain that serves as a major shipping route. Crew neck and sleeve cuffs are aqua with gold trim. The raglan sleeves are teal, with two gold Hummel chevrons on each shoulder.
LILLE OSC – Home
In 2011-12, Lille OSC won both the Ligue 1 championship and the Coupe de France. Ten years on, the club are paying homage to this double-winning side with their new home kits for 2022-23, made by New Balance. The kits are a modernized version of what Lille wore in 2011-12, with a red base, a thick blue stripe across the chest, and white stripes below that decrease in width as they move down the shirt. The back half of the v-neck is solid blue, while the front half is red with white piping. The thick blue cuffs have a white vertical stripe edged in red.
HERTHA BERLIN – At home and away
German Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin pay tribute to their hometown with their 2022-23 home kit. The club’s traditional blue and white vertical stripes appear on Nike’s new Vaporknit model, complete with a black crew neck and cuffs. Inside the blue stripes is a tonal geometric pattern which “can be seen in several different places in our capital”, the club says. in his adalthough they don’t specify exactly where it is.
The away kit is dark blue, with royal blue shoulder yokes and a royal blue crew neck.
1. FC UNION BERLIN – Away
Across the city, fellow Bundesliga side 1. FC Union Berlin showed off their new Adidas away kit in a pre-season friendly against 1. FC Magdeburg on Saturday 2 July. The kit is sand-coloured, with tonal Adidas stripes on the shoulders and a black club crest. The V-neck and sleeve cuffs are both white.
SCHALKE 04 – Third
Fellow Bundesliga side Schalke 04 also debuted their new third kit in a friendly on Saturday, a 7-0 win over Blau-Weiß Lohne. The kit, made by Adidas, is turquoise with royal blue stripes on the shoulders and a royal blue v-neck with white piping. The Adidas logo on the chest and the sponsor logos on the chest and sleeve appear in royal blue, as do the names and numbers on the back.