MLS 2020 jersey reveal: Teams show off new kits ahead of Style Week in New York

Main League Soccer officially revealed its 2020 club jerseys on Wednesday ahead of New York City’s fashion week for the Forward25 celebration, honoring the season’s 25th season with celebrity fans, athletes and models modeling the kits alongside MLS legends.

The new jerseys for this season function a new font, which the league describes as “dynamic, energetic and bold graphic typeface that introduces a layering tri-line effect,” whilst many also boast 3 stripes on the appropriate shoulder. The occasion, held at Penn Plaza Pavilion, was attended by many athletes and celebrities like Houston Texans star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, expert gamer Ninja, MLS legend Jamie Moreno and more.

Here’s how they look:

The jerseys also feature a unique touch that truly represents the club. Inter Miami’s new kits have embossed black herons all through, whilst Nashville’s feature vibrant colors to highlight the excitement and spotlight of the Tennessee capital and its lively music and entertainment scene. Each clubs are expansion franchises set to commence playing in the league later this month.

The uniforms also function a new font that was designed alongside Rick Banks, lead designer and typographer of award-winning graphic style studio Face37 primarily based in Manchester, England.

“Chicharito” showed off his team’s jerseys whilst Hopkins unveiled the Houston Dynamo’s newest kits, with LAFC getting director Colin Hanks show off theirs.

According to MLS, the jerseys will be revealed virtually in EA Sports’ video game “FIFA 20” following the occasion, although there hasn’t been an official confirmation as to when exactly the expansion franchise will be playable in the game.

Key League Soccer’s 25th season starts on Feb. 29th as D.C. United requires on the Colorado Rapids. The 1st matchday is highlighted by Nashville taking on Atlanta United. The greatest game of the opening week is Supporters Shield holders LAFC taking on Inter Miami on March 1. The Seattle Sounders are the reigning champs.

Published at Thu, 06 Feb 2020 04:55:49 +0000