With the 2014 World Cup now a memory, all attention has returned to club football with the unveilings of the team kits. FC Barcelona and Nike have unveiled their new away kits for the upcoming season. The team will play in a bright new away kit capturing the youthful spirit of La Masia. La Masia is FC Barcelona’s revered youth academy responsible for producing so many of the club’s leading players today. The bright crimson kit is fresh and unexpected, reflecting young players’ desire to stand out from the crowd.
The shirt sports a crewneck collar and is entirely bright crimson except for the deep cuffs, which represent the Blaugrana with dark red on the front and blue on the back. On the back of the collar inside the neck is he Senyera, the Catalan flag, tbetween FC Barcelona’s dark red and blue home colors. This detail is repeated on the back of the collar, but with “Barça” in blue and the club’s signature club font below. Inside the back of the neck is a blue pennant tab with the club motto: “Mes que un club” (More than a club), and their foundation year of 1899. The new away shorts are bright crimson with a thin blue stripe along each side, while the new away socks are bright crimson with a wide tonal stripe on the back. Available now in stores, the new kits retail at for AED 529, and the All Stadium (Replica) Jerseys are priced at AED 379.