Good 2017-18 River Plate Home Football Shirt

Designed and manufactured by the sportswear giant Adidas, the brand new home shirt was released officially for River Plate in the new 2017-2018 season.

When it comes to one of the successful football clubs in Argentina, football fans must know River Plate or River. It refers to Club Atlético River Plate, an Argentine sports club. The club’s name was derived from an incident. One of the club’s founders saw accidentally workers leaving their duties for a while to play a football match on their ship. And the river was called Río de la Plata(the River Plate), so that name of the river was taken to name the new club.

Although there are several sports governed by the sports club, River is best known for its professional football team which has won the most trophies. River Plate has consolidated its place as one of the most popular teams of Argentina. Domestically, it won 36 league titles in La Primera división del fútbol argentino, the top division in Argentina, 2 second division champions and 9 national cups. At international level, River Plate has won a total of 16 official titles.

 

The team plays home matches at Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti(also called El Monumental) with a capacity of 65,645 spectators. It is also the stadium where Argentina national team plays most of their home matches. In 1986, the stadium got its current name in honor of the president who initiated its construction. El Monumental is located towards the north of the city of Buenos Aires in the Belgrano area. The government provides a convenient transportation solution for people going there. As a loyal fan of the club, you must visit it when there are no matches being held.

Back to the newly unveiled home shirt, it continues the classic design to show the long history and profound culture of River Plate, meanwhile, the shirt reflects Adidas’s respect for the team.

The shirt features a henley collar and is predominately white. A red diagonal stripe on the front of the shirt is classic and eye-catching. The names of sponsors HUAWEI and BBVA(Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria) are all black and sewn on the sleeves and the front of the shirt. Iconic Adidas logo and three stripes are respectively black and light gray. Most interestingly, you can not see the Adidas stripes on both sides of the shirt unless you look carefully. At the back of the shirt, a slogan “El Mas Grande(the greatest)” and a red diagonal are shown. The slogan symbolizes the greatest victories of the club.

Different with previous River Plate jerseys, the name and number of a player use a hollow design this time.

Black shorts and white socks complete the new home kit. You can get it at Cheap Football Shirts Replica.

Adidas’ advanced Climacool technology is used to keep players cool and comfortable. In terms of environmental protection, Adidas is trying to cut down on plastic waste and has to talk about sustainability. It has replaced defensive environmentalism with eco-innovation. Accordingly, the shirt is made from recycled polyester reducing the carbon dioxide emissions and lowering the impact on environment, at the same time, showing Adidas’ environmental awareness.

Great 2017-18 Benfica Home Football Shirt

Adidas and SL Benfica jointly released the new home shirt for the club recently at Estádio da Luz.

SL Benfica refers to Sport Lisboa e Benfica and is a Portuguese sports club based in Lisbon, Portugal. It is a professional football team playing in the Primeira Liga, the top league of Portuguese football. As the most successful team in Portugal, the club has won four consecutive league titles and is the second club wining the champion of UEFA Champions League, the most influential competition in the world. The total scores are surpassed by Real Madrid, AC Milan, Barcelona, Bayern München and Juventus which are all strong and powerful clubs in world football.

Estádio da Luz is the home stadium of SL Benfica with a seating capacity of 65647 spectators located in Lisbon, Portugal. It opened on 25 October 2003 with a match between Benfica and Uruguayan side Club Nacional (2-1). After that, it hosted several matches of UEFA Euro 2004, including the final, and hosted the 2014 UEFA Champions League Final. In October 2014, it was elected as the most beautiful stadium of Europe. The stadium is also one of the greatest stadiums in Europe whose ground delivers a thunderous atmosphere, especially for the big derby games. SL Benfica has a nickname Águias (Eagles). Therefore, the thrilling sight of an eagle circling the pitch reflects its nickname. Besides, the club has been having an eagle as mascot.

SL Benfica has a legendary footballer Eusébio da Silva Ferreira with a nickname Black Panther. He helped the team won lots of titles of the Primeira Liga. Personally, he won UEFA Best Player in Europe award. Unfortunately, the football legend passed away three years ago. Many players felt sad and mourned him after gearing the news. Cristiano Ronaldo posted his his own heartfelt message by uploading a new Twitter accompanied by the words “Always eternal Eusebio, rest in peace.”

Inspired by Benfica’s fabulous past victories, this new Benfica home shirt pays homage to the club’s greatest player, Eusebio, showing the long history and victories of the club. The shirt is designed to look like those worn from 1960 to 1975.

The latest shirt is traditional red with a white polo collar and cuffs. The white club badge is printed on the chest taking inspiration from the shirt worn by players when they got the champion of UEFA Champions League for the first time. An interesting feature is the use of red Adidas stripes on shoulders. Fly Emirates, the sponsor, is sewn on the front of the shirt. A white badge with the word “EUSEBIO”, “O REI” and the number 75 is put at the bottom of the shirt in honor of Eusébio da Silva Ferreira. Portugal legend Eusébio’s 75th birthday is celebrated by the crest.

White shorts with red Adidas three stripes and red socks complete the home kit.

The SL Benfica home shirt can be available at Cheap Football Shirts Replica.

The Climacool technology is used to produce these new home shirt and the fabric is made from 100% recycled polyester reducing the carbon dioxide emissions and lowering the impact on environment.