There’s been a huge amount of activity recently from Adidas on the international shirt front.
The first of them, the new Greece home shirt for 2010 / 2012 will be on show this weekend as the Greeks take on Ukraine in the first leg of their World Cup play off encounter.
The kit, made by adidas, incorporates the innovative Formotion technology which offers maximum comfort and perfect fit, with features like three-dimensional design, different combinations of fabrics for greater flexibility and special stitching to eliminate friction during intense action.
Additionally, Climacool, with special fabrics placed in key points of the body, allows air to penetrate the fabric keeping the player cool, dry and comfortable.
New Germany Shirt
Germany don’t have to worry about the play off’s but they too have unveiled the kit they will be wearing in South Africa, also made by adidas.
The jersey in traditional white, includes for the first time three stripes in black, gold and red on the sleeve and was introduced during an event in Herzogenaurach by coach Joachim LÄ‚¶w, Captain Michael Ballack, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Philipp Lahm, Per Mertesacker and Franz Beckenbauer.
Commenting on the kit, Michael Ballack said:
The new jersey gives us an extra spark for the upcoming preparation for the 2010 World Cup.
Completing a busy few days for adidas, they have also released details of the World Cup kits for Mexico and Japan, the latter in a player Techfit version and a replica Formotion model.
New Japan Football Shirt