Manchester City release bizarre new mash-up kit featuring NINE old shirts which Sergio Aguero, Raheem Sterling and Co will warm-up in for title run in… and 6,000 fans can buy it for £47.99
- Manchester City have won six major trophies during their six years with Nike
- They have teamed up to celebrate their success with a new limited edition shirt
- Colourful jersey is made up of elements from nine different City shirts since 2013
- Pep Guardiola’s squad will wear the new shirt during their pre-match warm-ups
- Just 6,000 individually numbered shirts will be sold to fans for £47.99 on April 10
Manchester City and Nike have teamed up to produce a striking limited edition ‘celebration jersey’ made up of nine of the club’s most popular shirts.
The incredible design, which pays homage to City’s success in Nike kits during their six-year partnership, features last season’s home shirt, in which Pep Guardiola’s men broke the record for Premier League points as they stormed to the title.
The club’s white and blue third shirt from the Double-winning 2013-14 campaign is also included, as is their current away design.
Manchester City and Nike have released a new jersey featuring nine of the club’s old shirts
John Stones poses in the celebration jersey, which will be worn during pre-match warm-ups
Kevin De Bruyne in the new top, which features last season’s home hit and the current badge
Young midfielder Phil Foden models the mash-up shirt before it goes on sale to fans on April 10
CITY SUCCESS IN NIKE KITS
2013-14: Premier League, League Cup
2015-16: League Cup
2017-18: Premier League, League Cup
2018-19: League Cup
Just 6,000 of the shirts – which will be individually numbered – will be sold via Nike’s website and at select retailers from April 10. It will cost supporters £47.99.
Fans will be able to get a glimpse of Raheem Sterling and Co wearing the mash-up design as Guardiola’s players warm-up in them before Saturday’s clash with Fulham at Craven Cottage.
City will continue to wear the shirt in their pre-match warm-ups for the remainder of the season, although there are no plans for them to wear it during a match.
Last season’s purple away kit, the orange and purple third shirt from 2016-17 and the fluorescent green third strip from 2015-16 – complete with the club’s previous bade on the back of the shirt – are also included in the maverick design.
Just 6,000 of the shirt will be made available to buy, with each one individually numbered
Foden says last season’s home shirt is his favourite aspect of the new limited edition jersey
The shirt features City’s white and blue third shirt from the Double-winning 2013-14 campaign
John Stones, Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden posed in the shirt ahead of its debut this weekend.
Asked which shirt in the new kit was his favourite, midfielder Foden said: ‘My personal favorite is the home jersey from last season. I made my debut wearing that, so it means a lot me.
‘It’s great because the fans will be able to point out the jerseys and relive the memories created in them.’
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