Liverpool release new yellow and red third equipment… as fans joke it looks like something out of McDonald’s
LIVERPOOL have unveiled their third equipment for the upcoming season – however it hasn’t been an enormous hit with fans.
Nike say they drew inspiration for the design on the trim from flags on the Kop and Liverpool’s 1977 European Cup remaining win.
The membership additionally continued their historical past of utilizing yellow of their away and third strips.
They have not used the color because the 2014-15 season however yellow was a staple of the membership’s away kits within the Eighties.
And in the course of the 1977 European Cup remaining win in Rome in opposition to Borussia Monchengladbach, Liverpool fans coated the stands of the Stadio Olimpico with red and yellow flags.
And after their well-known first European triumph the red and yellow flags caught, and can nonetheless be seen on the Kop to this present day.
But soccer fans on social media have seen the equipment otherwise – as an alternative liking it to a McDonald’s uniform.
Twitter customers haven’t been ‘Lovren it’, with one saying: “Liverpool’s third kit just needs a McDonald’s sponsor”
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While one other stated: “That Liverpool 3rd kit is possibly THE worst kit I’ve seen for years, it looks like a McDonalds polo ffs.”
One consumer criticised the equipment’s designer, saying: “That Liverpool third kit is abysmal, whoever designed that has had a mare.”
Another stated: “My eyes gonna hurt seeing liverpool’s third kit on the pitch.”
Meanwhile a grateful Arsenal fan exclaimed: “Wtf have Nike dropped for Liverpool’s third kit, glad we’re with Adidas now.”
However some have admitted that they’re in actual fact fans of the design.
One twitter consumer wrote: “Am I the only one who likes this liverpool third kit lmao?”
Another fumed: “Funny what number of fashionable soccer fans don’t have any idea of historical past.
“Whilst I disagree wholly with the idea of third kits, the amount of people mocking Liverpool’s as a ‘Ronald McDonald rip off’ clearly have no idea that yellow used to be their away colours for a long time.”
The Liverpool third equipment is accessible for pre-sale as of Wednesday morning and goes on sale on September 21 for many who disagree with the McDonald’s resemblance.
It’s only a disgrace Patrik Berger will not be carrying it.