Pirates unveil classic kits for 2016/17
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“We worked with Orlando Pirates to develop what we believe is a stylish jersey that is appealing to the fans and further entrenches a strong connection with the club,” said Adidas South Africa head of football, Adrian De Souza.
The away jersey sees a significant change in colour, as it moves from the recently recognised red. With the 2016/17 away jersey, the club has gone back to the traditional white jersey, while keeping a touch of Power Red. Sporting a V-neck collar as opposed to the Mandarin, the Club has heeded the call of the supporters to move to a white jersey, showcasing the iconic black Adidas stripes across the shoulder.
Pirates brand activation manager, Tokoloho Moeketsi, said he was excited about the new designs and hoped the two jerseys would continue in the legacy of keeping the club a market leader in the apparel stakes.
“Orlando Pirates is a Club steeped in great history,