The Manchester City Away Jersey Pays Tribute To a Local Symbol

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Jul 26, 2016
References: news.nike
Nike has announced the release of the brand new Manchester City away jersey for the 2016-17 Premier League soccer season. This particular jersey makes use of an array of high-performance Nike technologies but also respects tradition in terms of the color scheme.

Indeed this season's Manchester City away jersey is inspired by the humble worker bee, seven of which are featured in the team's coat of arms. This explains why this particular jersey makes use of a very bold and vibrant yellow detailing which is designed to pay tribute to the worker bee's yellow stripes. The kit is also inspired by vintage red and black kits of the team's past.

This soccer jersey is a fine example of high-tech sportswear technology co-existing with traditional design schemes.