Real Madrid played a match against Manchester United in the final of UEFA Super Cup on August 9, 2017. All players put on the black 2017-2018 Real Madrid Away Shirt. At last, Real Madrid won the title of UEFA Super Cup, which was the 4th trophy that the club had got. It had become the first club that got two successive champions of UEFA Super Cup after 1990.
It was not the first time that players of Real Madrid had wore the black away shirt. In 2000, there was the final of UEFA Champions League between Real Madrid and Valencia. Players wearing black kit beat Valencia 3-0. Therefore, Real Madrid got its 8th champion of UEFA Champions League.
It can be seen that black is the lucky color for Real Madrid. Black jerseys are always accompanied by some great victories.
Black 2017-2018 Real Madrid Away Shirt brought luck to Real Madrid in 2017 UEFA Super Cup. Besides the main color, black, there are some turquoise design details like bright stars lighting up the dark blue. First, the logo of Adidas and the club crest are printed on the chest. Secondly, the cuffs are turquoise. In addition, turquoise Adidas three stripes are placed on both sides of the shirt rather than on shoulders. At the bottom of the shirt there is a small embossed stamp with the years 1902-2017, as a nod to the club’s 115-year history.
Real Madrid was founded in 1902, and it is a professional football club located in Madrid, Spain. It was recognized as the FIFA Club of the 20th Century in 2000 and received the FIFA Centennial Order of Merit in 2004. The club was also awarded Best European Club of the 20th Century by the IFFHS in 2010.
The club has famous and professional football stars. Cristiano Ronaldo plays as a froward for the club Real Madrid and Portugal national team. Regarded widely as one of the best footballers in the world, he has got lots of individual and team awards. In 2008, Ronaldo almost got all top football awards including Ballon d’Or, the Best FIFA Men’s Player and European Golden Boot. Gareth Frank Bale is a winger for the club Real Madrid and Wales national team. He is a footballer with “tremendous speed, great crossing ability, a great left foot and exceptional physical qualities”. Sergio Ramos García, the captain of Real Madrid, got FIFA Club World Cup top scorer award in 2014, La Liga Best Defender award in 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 seasons. What’s more, he won the Defender of the 2016-17 UEFA Champions League season award.
The new jersey makes players faster and more comfortable at football fields. Lightweight material is used to provide players with great breathability. The jersey has elasticity at the same time. On the other hand, climacool technology is used and the breathable fabric can keep players dry.
The jerseys are made from recycled polyester which plays a significant role in environmental protection by reducing carbon dioxide emissions.