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Gallery: Argentina, Spain, Germany & Co. Launch 2018 WC Away Kits

Gallery: Argentina, Spain, Germany & Co. Launch 2018 World Cup Away Kits

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By David Kappel - Mar 20, 2018 07:16 PM @kappilinho

Lionel Messi’s Argentina, Spain, Colombia and world champions Germany were among nine World Cup nations who launched their new away kits for the tournament in Russia on Tuesday.

Click through the gallery above to see Argentina, Spain, Colombia, Germany, Belgium, Mexico, Russia, Sweden and Japan's new away kits.

All nine kits have followed the retro look of the home shirts, which were unveiled in November.

The official press release for the new Germany kit, which was inspired by the 1990 World Cup away kit, explained the pattern and colouring of the new strip as follows: "The jagged pattern, which is reminiscent of the design of 1990 and immortalised in the form of a chest ring on the home shirt, has been multiplied: It runs in different weights across the entire front, the sleeves and in the collar. Thus, the design pays off on the overarching strategy of soccer products at adidas: 'from authenticity to progression'."

Die Mannschaft star Julian Draxler gave the kit the thumbs-up.

"Our home colours will always be white and black, but I think if we go out like that, we do not have to hide," he said.

Gallery: Argentina, Spain, Germany & Co. Launch Retro Inspired World Cup Kits

Germany will wear their new away kit for the first time against Spain on 23 March, while the other nations are also expected to play in their new kits during the upcoming international break.

Click through the gallery above to see all the new adidas kits, and let us know which one you like the best in the comments section below!


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Matayitayi Joined: 24 Jan 2014
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Matayitayi Mar 23, 2018 09:33 AM
Puma is taking over
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Munangwangwa Joined: 25 Nov 2017
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Munangwangwa Mar 23, 2018 06:35 AM
Adidas are running out of ideas. .. all I see is rubbish nje.. nothing special about all those jerseys.. infact they look so old I thought we are in 94 USA world cup... munangwangwa has spoken
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Mketule 1 Joined: 28 May 2017
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Mketule 1 Mar 21, 2018 04:47 PM
Japan kid is ok but the rest is just flops. This company is out of ideas. Puma and Nike improved a lot. I am a Bucs fan but I last bought an adidas kit when Jali,Manyisa,Mbuyane were still at Bucs and the jerseys were so beautiful but after that jeees it is just madness.
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BIG-MIKE14_VERSUS EDITOR ROUND3 Mar 21, 2018 07:23 AM
I see "RETRO" is this year's world cup theme judging by Adidas & Nike designs....we going back to old school......i like the Mexico away. Japan & Russia designs, might as well buy the Russian kit since their the host just NJE.

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