The Manchester United FC is a famous English professional football club. This club’s stadium is called Old Trafford and is located in Greater Manchester. The club was founded in 1878 and was named as Newton Heath LYR. But later in 1902, the club renamed itself to “Manchester United” and in 1910, they moved to Old Trafford. If you look back into the football history, you can find the name of the club in the top of many championship and league victories. It has a record of winning 19 FA community shields, 4 league cups and 20 league titles. The club also won plenty of football cups including the UEFA Winner’s Cup, three European Cups, one FIFA Club World Cup, UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Champions League and many more. It is considered as one of the most supported and wealthy football club on earth. It is the first football club to be valued at $3 million. The club also pays special attention to the designing technology and comfort rich soccer kits of the players. Read on to learn more about the Manchester United home shirts for the last two seasons.
Manchester United home shirts for 2012/13
The Manchester United home shirts for the 2012/13 season were made by Nike, the famous US accessory manufacturer. This shirt was especially designed to honor the past history and success of the club. The shirt design revives a gingham pattern, which is highlighted by a stylish ribbed v-neck collar with narrow piping of black color. As per the designer, the Manchester United home shirts for the 2012/13 season were constructed with recycled polyester fabric and Dri-Fit technology in order to provide the players and fans with a supreme comfort during the warm matches. The shirt features red color and short sleeves. On the right side of the chests you can see the embroidered Nike Swoosh logo and on the left side of the chests you will find the Manchester United emblem. The sponsor logo is printed on the center of the chest and when it comes to the rear portion, you can see an embroidered Red Devil emblem just below the neck. Inside the collar, you can see the wording “Forged In Industry, Striving For Glory”.
Manchester United home shirts for 2013/14 season
Manchester United home shirts for season 2013/14 are the finest example of the craftsmanship of Nike. As part of the designer’s commitment to develop high performance apparel with minimized environmental impact, the new kit is made of recycled polyester. Each short and shirt is constructed from 13 recycled plastic bottles. In the pioneering process, these bottles are chopped into the flakes and then slowly melted down in order to form the yarn. Then, the yarn is perfectly spun into the fabric. Nike says that this process needs only 30% less energy than what is required to manufacture conventional virgin polyester. In addition to that the apparel made of this fabric provides better comfort than others.