Fans divided as Spurs unveil ‘concept’ third kit with retro Nike logo

first_imgTOTTENHAM fans cannot agree on their new third kit – with some loving it and others wanting it put in the bin.The club finally released the light-blue, retro-style kit with old-school collar and Nike swoosh yesterday, a month after it was leaked online.4 Spurs have finally released their new third kit for the 2019/20 season and received a mixed reactionCredit: NikeAnd Spurs supporters wasted no time in airing their views on social media.Plenty were delighted with the sky-blue strip.Twitter user @TheresonlyoneEm wrote: “If ‘fit’ was a football shirt…”@craigthfccoys said: “Please take my money.”@Charpercy84 added: “What an absolute beauty.”And @JblincoTHFC tweeted: “This is beautiful! I’m definitely getting one.”But others were not impressed.@LoBargain wrote: “Shocking absolutely shocking.”@NCSpursCOYS added: “These are literally the ugliest things I’ve ever seen.”@MichalBylicki said: “That colour does not look good.”And @JDaviesTHFC simply replied: “No.”4 The kit takes Spurs back to the 1980s where they often used light blue in their change coloursCredit: NikeSpurs have often used light blue for their change kits since the 1980s and were keen to remind supporters of the success enjoyed in the colour in the past.The likes of Glenn Hoddle, Teddy Sheringham, Robbie Keane, Rafael van der Vaart and Gareth Bale all wore light blue in their time at White Hart Lane and the current crop will be hoping to win trophies in it.Striker Harry Kane said: “Everyone will see the retro influence, it’s a tribute to the jersey culture of the ’90s.”When you see the light blue you think of those players who paved the way, and I hope this year we can wear it with pride to go all the way.”Nike Football Apparel Senior Design Director Pete Hoppings said: “Tottenham Hotspur have forged a reputation as a fearless and attacking side, so parallels to the style of those players of the past seem especially relevant right now.Latest Tottenham newsHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerYOU KAN DO ITKlinsmann quit Spurs to win trophies but says Kane’s better off stayingTURBULENT PAIRINGDrogba and Mido had mid-flight brawl after stewardess prank went wrong”Spurs and light blue is one of those combinations that just looks and feels right, and hopefully the supporters will really embrace it this season.”Fans must stump up £65 for a replica version and a whopping £90 if they want the ‘elite’ kit that the pros wear.Nike also released a retro third kit for Chelsea, leaving fans fuming at the orange trim on the black kit.4 It’s not clear if the gold accessory is an optional extra or whether it was simply used for the photoshootCredit: Nike4 Newcastle, Man City and Spurs are the costliest replica shirts in the PremGet extra savings with The Sun Vouchers including discounts and voucher codes for Nike and similar Fashion voucher code brands.last_img read more

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