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Throwback Thursday

When Neymar Approved The Sundowns 20/21 Jersey

With many teams around the world revealing their new kits, we throw it back to the time when Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar gave the Mamelodi Sundowns jersey his smile of approval. Check it out!

To see Neymar holding the Sundowns jersey, scrolly through the gallery above

What’s the story?

It can be said that the new-kit-reveal season is officially underway with many of Europe’s top sides having already showcased their thread’s for next season.

Locally, clubs are yet to do any kind of kit reveal of some sort, with most usually doing so just before the new campaign commences. Orlando Pirates fans, however, could well have gotten a glimpse into what their new away jersey, with Footyheadlines, a reputable site that accurately reports on leaked kits showcased images of the reported leaked shirt.

  

Neymar Approves

Rolling back to 2020, to the time when Sundowns showcased their 2020/21 home shirt. The design of the jersey drew comparisons to the 2019 Brazil Copa America kit, subsequently getting Neymar’s approval.

Images of Neymar holding the Downs shirt went viral on social media, with the PUMA athlete giving it his smile of approval.

PUMA Poster Boy

The trickster is currently PUMA’s poster boy, as he along with the sportswear giant recently unveiled the new NJR Brazil Collection. Neymar is one of few ballers in the game today who have their own clothing range with their respective sponsors, alongside the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo (Nike) and Lionel Messi (adidas).

To see Neymar holding the Sundowns jersey, scrolly through the gallery above

Have your say…

Do you look forward to seeing the new Downs kit?

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