Bastian Schweinsteiger, Thomas Müller, Mesut Özil and German Rap-Superstar Cro introducedthe new home kit of the German national football team for the UEFA EURO 2016™, today in Berlin, Germany.
During a concert in front of 700 young fans at Football Base, the Berlin Football-Location of DFB general supplier adidas, the players revealed the new home kit of the world championstogether with the panda-masked rapper,Cro.
The classic black and white look of ‘Die Mannschaft’will capture attention at the tournament in France. A white jersey matched with black shorts and socks will create a timeless outfit which fans of all generations are able to associate with the national team.
The frontof the jersey shows a “Success Barcode” graphic which represents the titles and successes of the team at theprevious World and European Championships. In addition, the years of these famous victories are imprinted on the sleeves.
“The jersey represents success, and the classic colours fit perfectly together“, says the captain of the national team, Bastian Schweinsteiger. For the first time, the famous adidasthree stripes are not on the sleeves, but rather on both sides. The seams are decorated in black, red and gold details. Moreover, adidas has also designed a slim and feminine variation of the jerseyfor women.
Representative of the National Team, Oliver Bierhoff said: “The design of the new home jersey is classic with a clean cut. Therefore, the jersey stands for the way we would like to see the team play during the EUROS in France: focused, straight forward, efficient.”
The new kit will receive its on-pitch debut this Friday, 13th November, during the friendly game against France in Paris. The jersey will be available for purchase on the same day atadidas outlets, specialty retailers, or purchase online via the following links:
|DFB Online Store||www.dfb-fanshop.de|
|adidas Online Store||www.adidas.com/football|