17 Jul Arsenal return to fundamentals with house equipment for 2021-22 season
With the brand new season set to kick-off in simply 4 weeks’ time, Arsenal have revealed their new house equipment for the 2021-22 Premier League marketing campaign.
After scoring excessive within the fashion stakes with a retro-tinged shirt final season, the Gunners and producers Adidas have gone for a less complicated take on their well-known purple shirt/white sleeves association this time round.
💬 “It is making sense!”
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) July 16, 2021
Gone are the 1990s-referencing chevrons, changed with a easy and daring panel design that would not look misplaced hung on a rail on the Ajax membership retailer.
The brand new Arsenal jersey sees a return to white facet panels from shoulder to hem, seen for the primary time since 2014-15, again when supervisor Mikel Arteta was nonetheless a participant captaining his facet to FA Cup glory.
Quite a few the boys’s squad had been deployed on modelling obligation together with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette and Bukayo Saka — contemporary from his breakout worldwide appearances for England at Euro 2020. Girls’s team stars Vivianne Miedema, Lisa Evans, Kim Little and Leah Williamson additionally confirmed off the brand new equipment which they will be sporting when the Girls’s Tremendous League begins on Sept. 3.
The 2021-22 shirt contains a two-red collar and navy blue trim, which extends to the sleeve cuffs by way of the three stripes throughout the shoulders.
Contained in the neck is stamped the slogan “Arsenal for Everybody”, an initiative arrange by the membership in 2008 to advertise range and inclusion inside their fan base. The English translation of the Gunners’ Latin motto “Victoria Concordia Crescit” (“Victory by Concord”) can also be embroidered into the inside base of the shirt.
Paired with the pale yellow and darkish blue away shirt (or “Pearl Citrine” and “Collegiate Navy” for those who desire) that was launched in Could, the Gunners have a stable selection of kits through which to assault the approaching season.
Requested for his ideas on the brand new house jersey, left-back Kieran Tierney stated: “I adore it. It is a good design and I can not wait to drag it on and characterize this membership in entrance of our supporters as soon as once more.”
“It merely hasn’t been the identical with out our followers. We’re raring to go and might’t watch for Emirates Stadium to be rocking once more.”
Arsenal followers will be capable of see the brand new equipment worn on the pitch for the primary time on July 17 when their team face Rangers in a preseason pleasant that types a part of the Glasgow membership’s 150th anniversary celebrations.
They are going to be hoping for a greater displaying at Ibrox than the one they acquired from their team earlier this week at Hibernian, the place Nicolas Pepe missed a second-half penalty as Arsenal kicked off their preseason marketing campaign by slumping to a 2-1 defeat.