Recent photos of Chelsea’s dwelling equipment for the 2021/22 season have been leaked and it….actually appears totally different.
The west London aspect are identified for his or her conventional blue kits that often have a component of white (and infrequently purple or yellow) to them, however Nike have taken it a step additional with this new design.
Within the fifth yr of their cope with the mega sports activities model, Chelsea will put on a really busy dwelling equipment which incorporates zigzags, checks, and a few hi-vis vibrant yellows trim.
In accordance with the ever dependable Footy Headlines, Chelsea’s new equipment is formally ‘Lyon blue’ and will probably be accompanied by ‘opti yellow’ trim. ‘Lyon blue’ is a variation of the normal royal blue color and the yellow might be seen on the perimeters of the shirt, across the Nike emblem and membership crest. Membership sponsor ‘3’ will see their emblem stay in white within the centre of the shirt.
The checks and zig-zags make for fairly the spectacle when the shirt is on the hanger, however trying on the image of a fan who managed to identify the shirt early, it does not look too dangerous in actuality.
The equipment is scheduled to be launched in Might, simply earlier than the present season is known as to an finish, and it is possible that Chelsea will put on the equipment of their remaining recreation of the season like they’ve carried out previously.
Chelsea followers aren’t significantly glad concerning the equipment judging by reactions on-line, with one fan even going so far as to say it is ‘the worst equipment since being born’. Yikes.
The membership will probably be hoping extra individuals like when it is formally launched and on sale because it’s prone to price round £70 and Chelsea will probably be sporting it most weeks for a yr. Good luck with that, Blues.