Football club West Ham United and Umbro officially unveiled the home and away shirts for the club in the new 2017-18 season.
Competing in Premier League, West Ham United(The Hammers) is a traditional football club located in Stratford, East London, England. The club was founded in 1895 and won three FA Cups and one UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup. It is regarded as the Academy of Football because lots of young players who come from the club are talented and excellent. Players play home games at Upton Park, a professional football stadium with a capacity of approximately 35,303 spectators. The redesigned club crest was unveiled in summer 2016. The crossed hammers symbolize that the club was built and launched at Thames Ironworks. The word “London” refers to both the club’s move to the Olympic Stadium on Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and its growing global standing.
Umbro is a company designing and manufacturing sportswear and football equipment based in Greater Manchester, England. It has become the supplier of The Hammers since 2015-16 season. The Vice President of Umbro said:“We are very excited about the important agreement signed with West Ham United. When designing new jerseys, we need to learn the club completely, which is exciting. The shirts combine the tradition of the club and innovative technologies.”
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The 2017-18 away West Ham United shirt is predominately black with blue details, which is the first black away shirt in the history of the club. The simple but classic away shirt is printed with indispensable brand logo and the club crest. Besides that, there aren’t other details, which aims to emphasize that the club will be united in the Premier League in the new season.
Mark Noble, a central midfielder who serves as the captain of West Ham United, said: “The new away jersey is very beautiful! I like the dark design, and you can even play football with your brothers in this shirt during leisure time.”
“The classic Umbro logo will be shown on the new shirts of West Ham United. It was designed in 1977. It is the most classic element of the brand. ” said Jason, the marketing director of Umbro.
Former Manchester City player Zabaleta signed a two-year contract with Premier League club West Ham United on a free transfer on 26 May 2017 and at the signing ceremony, he appeared in the brand new away shirt. He said:“It’s a great honour to be able to join West Ham United. I hope to play games fans can enjoy. Of course, I also hope that I can enjoy the game playing for the club.” “As a person and a player, sometimes you need to face new challenges. I think it’s time to bid farewell to Manchester City. The nine years are very pleasant and perfect. I hope I can continue to play in the Premier League. For me, I have spent so many years in this country. Joining West Ham is a new challenge for me and I am ready for it.