FC Pune City have unveiled their new look home and away kit for the 2017 season of Indian Super League(ISL). The evening was lit up by the presence of co-owner Arjun Kapoor and players Marcelinho Leite, Jonathan Lucca, Emiliano Alfaro, Marcos Tebar, Kean Lewis, Adil Khan and Vishal Kaith who walked the ramp at Phoenix Market City, Pune.
With a new season beckoning, the club has decided to tweak the last season’s kit a little bit. The new home kit once again features the orange and purple that is synonymous with club.The distinctive horizontal stripes starting from orange at top and going down purple across the front intertwine in Adidas’ lightweight and breathable round neck jersey. Meanwhile the away kit is crisp white with blue lines on the seam.
FC Pune City CEO Gaurav Modwel said the minimal changed look kit reflects the club’s positive intent this season. “Jerseys carry badge of our club which our players, fans and all associated with club hold in high esteem with pride. World class quality, hence, is essential. A fusion of high performance wear and a minimalist change in design ensures our jersey remains contemporary and at the same time rooted in our city’s heritage. ”
Speaking about the association, Hrishikesh Shende, Director- Football & Basketball, Adidas India said, “We are pleased to continue our association with FC Pune City for the 2017-2018 season, Adidas believes in creating world-class performance products for world-class athletes. The FC Pune City team is very happy with the kit we have provided year on year which always is our endeavour to ensure players feel right while wearing it and maximises their potential. The new design showcases our expertise in creating state-of-the-art football gear for a team brimming with top-notch talent.”