20 July 2009

Celtic Away Kit Announced

I mentioned the away kit for international games a couple of months ago and thought it (especially the shorts) was fairly daring (or questionable.) Today the away kit for regular games was revealed. They are going back to a 'bumble bee' look that they used in the mid-90's. That eye-popping yellow has been popular lately with Chelsea and Barca both featuring it in their away jerseys. I liked the away look for the last few years, but this new one is a neat looking jersey. I do agree that with 10 of them running around on a field, it may look a lot like a swarm of bees.
The new season begins on the 29th, with a trip to Russia to play Dinamo Moscow in the third qualifying round of the Champions League. Could be tricky since Russia's league is on a different schedule and already halfway into their season while the Scottish league hasn't even started yet.

4 comments:

  1. I like the green and white stripe. Isn't that the same team.??

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  2. it is the same team.
    the green and white "hoops" jersey is their home jersey and never has any drastic changes. the away jersey changes style and color often.

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  3. i can't figure teams that change their colors so drastically -- too alien to me.

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  4. i know..it IS quite different from here. The logo and the home jersey colors stay the same. but the style and the away jersey colors vary quite a bit from year to year.

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