Newcastle United 17-18 Home Jerseys Soccer Release,Officially launched on May 15 together with new main sponsor Fun88, the Newcastle United 17-18 home shirt features a special crest to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the club.
The new Newcastle 2017-2018 kit features new sponsor Fun88 on the front.Again made by Puma, the new Newcastle United 2017-18 home shirt features the iconic black and white stripes design. Compared to most recent seasons, the Newcastle 17-18 kit has a very classic look to it, including a traditional, buttoned collar.
More remarkably, the Newcastle United 2017-2018 kit shows a special 125-years anniversary crest instead of the usual club logo. It features a toned down appearance color-wise and a “125 Years” writing below the crest. Newcastle United was founded on 8 December 1892.The Far Eastern gaming company has agreed a three-year deal with the club and will feature on all adult shirts and training wear.
The new home kit and sponsor were revealed in a special video, with some of the Magpies’ legendary former players teaming up with members of the current first team for a photo shoot.
PUMA has created a classic version of the club’s famous black and white stripes for 2017/18, adding black shorts and black socks with a white turnover – a familiar look to some iconic home strips over the years.
The club has also selected red numbers and lettering on the reverse of the shirt for its anniversary campaign, a nod to the style worn by many of the club’s greatest ever players and teams over the years.
Lee Charnley, managing director at Newcastle United, said: “We have worked closely with PUMA to deliver a design that celebrates our history.
“The anniversary crest, simplicity of the design and the red numbers on the back of the shirt are just small touches that make it a special kit for a milestone season.”
Newcastle United’s 2017/18 PUMA home kit will go on sale at the stadium store and nufcdirect.com from Thursday 15th June. The club’s away and third kits will be officially revealed on club channels this summer.