Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

2011/12 kits leaked


Filed: Monday, 20th June 2011
By: Staff Writer


West Ham United's home and away kits have been revealed by a keen-eyed supporter.

Both of the new replica kits - manufactured once again by Italian designer Macron - were set to be kept under wraps until Wednesday, their official release date.

However due to a cock-up by the developers working on the club's new online store, one enterprising KUMB.com member was able to unearth links to the new kits - shirts, socks and shorts - simply by correctly guessing the URLs.

The designs stick to the club's classic traditions and have already been warmly welcomed by KUMB members who managed to view the online store pages before they were removed, shortly after the leak.

The home shirt maintains the classic claret body/blue sleeve look and features a double claret band on the cuff with the word 'Hammers' embroidered at the back of the neck. The only real departure from tradition are two gold stripes, one atop each shoulder.

The away shirt is a warm welcome back to the sky blue kit with two claret bands made famous in the 1950s. Like the home shirt it features an embroidered 'Hammers' on the nape of the neck but with claret stripes on the shoulders replacing the gold of the home shirt.





Related News

   arrow   Thumbs-up for new replica kit [19th Jun 2015]
   arrow   Perotti, Cottee, Bilic & Song: Friday's news [19th Jun 2015]
   arrow   Back in time for new replica kit [18th Jun 2015]
   arrow   Adidas kit out of stock - again [5th Dec 2014]
   arrow   #AskDS: in summary [25th Jul 2014]
   arrow   Adidas - or Pony? [24th Dec 2013]
   arrow   Shop out of stock - four weeks before Christmas [23rd Dec 2013]
   arrow   Free football this Friday [22nd Aug 2013]
   arrow   Back to school for Bobby Moore [23rd May 2013]
   arrow   Dear stupid [16th May 2012]


Please visit the KUMB Forum to comment on this story.


 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Ravel Morrison released on bail
Ravel Morrison has been released from custody three days before he is due i...more
Three Years Ago
Oh no, Momo
West Ham's new signing Momo Diame could miss the start of the Premier League season after limping of...more
Five Years Ago
Reid on
New Zealand media sources are claiming that Winston Reid is the mystery player set to sign for West ...more