Adidas and Arsenal unveil the Arsenal home shirt for the 2023/24 season, marking the 20th anniversary of the ‘Invincibles’ season with a new look. Inspired by the kit worn by the team, the shirt features a red hue with a white sleeve and a lightning bolt pattern that flows vertically from top to bottom.
According to the company, at least 70% of the product is a mix of recycled and renewable materials, continuing Adidas’ commitment to ending plastic waste. Earlier this year, adidas announced that it is ahead of schedule in its journey to replace virgin polyester with recycled polyester in its products where possible by the end of 2024. By 2022, 96% of all polyester used by adidas was recycled.
“Playing in that season twenty years ago surrounded by so many great players is something I will never forget, and it is great to see us celebrate our club history by releasing this new home shirt – something I think all supporters will really appreciate. will love,” said Arsenal legend Ray Parlour.
The kit is based on the spirit and attitude of the 2003/04 ‘Invincibles’ team, marking the start of the 20th anniversary of Arsenal’s unbeaten Premier League season. The Arsenal crest, adidas logo and three stripes on each sleeve are all in gold, and the team’s record of 26 wins and 12 draws in 38 games in that season is embossed on the side of the authentic version of the kit etched.