WATCH Newcastle United Reveal 2017/18 Home Kit

WATCH Newcastle United Reveal 2017/18 Home Kit
May 15, 2017

Newcastle

Newcastle United have released a video to unveil their home kit as they begin the new season in the Premier League, as local rivals Sunderland venture into the Championship.

The video, featuring a host of Toon legends and current players, shows clips from the home kit photoshoot whilst the likes of Bob Moncur, Peter Beardsley and Malcolm McDonald talk about their fond memories at the club.

The video also confirms Newcastle’s new sponsors, commemorative crest and that the shirts will have red numbers on the back.

Watch the Video Below:

Newcastle’s new sponsor, Fun88, are a Chinese betting company who, according to the club, have signed a 3-year ‘multi-million’ pound deal. It is also believed to be the most lucrative sponsorship deal Newcastle have ever been involved in.

The logo will feature on all adults shirts and training wear the commemorative crest is to celebrate United’s 125 years of existence as are the red numbers on the back of the shirt. In the video, Managing Director Lee Charnley explains:

“We have worked closely with PUMA to deliver a design that celebrates our history.”

“The anniversary crest, simplicity of the design and the red numbers on the back of the shirt are just small touches that make it a special kit for a milestone season.”

The video comes hours after a leaked photograph of Dwight Gayle appeared on social media, which sparked immediate speculation amongst fans.

The kit is due to be released June 15 in NUFC stores. The away kit and third kit will be released in due course.

 

 

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