The 2015-16 football season is here and every football club are coming up with their signature jerseys. A jersey is the most prominent symbol of a club besides its flag. There are basically three types of jerseys for every club –home jersey, away jersey and third jersey. Home jersey is the primary jersey of a club that it wears. Away jersey is the jersey that a club wears when the opposing club also wears similar colour jerseys. It is done in order to avoid confusion among players and audiences. The visiting team is the one who wears the away jersey at such a situation. Much time and effort is given towards the design of these jerseys in order to get that signature and individualism for every team. So, here is a look down at the top 10 away jerseys of the 2015-16 football season.
10. Melbourne Victory
Starting the list at number 10 is the away jersey of Australian football club Melbourne Victory. Designed by Adidas, their jersey comprises of a white shirt with sky blue borders on sides and shoulders and sky blue collars. It also has a blue netted design on the upper chest area, giving it a striking look. It has complimenting white shorts with sky blue borders and white socks with a sky blue stripes on top.
9. Luton Town
Number 9 on our list of top 10 away jerseys of the 2015-16 football season is the away jersey of English football club Luton Town. A combination of orange and white makes this jersey one of the most distinguished jerseys of this season. A white shirt with orange hands and collars, orange shorts with white borders and orange socks is what comprises their jersey. Hope and a new dawn are what comes into mind whenever you see this jersey
Next up at number 8 is the away jersey of English football club Aston Villa. One of the most bright jerseys of this season, it consists of a yellow shirt with black collars and hand borders, a black short with yellow borders and a pair of yellow socks with black stripes. This is one jersey that symbolises sunshine, hope and newness.
Coming in at number 7 is the away jersey of Brazilian football club Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, commonly known as Flamengo. With an intricate and detailed design, their jersey consists of a white shirt red borders at the bottom and the hand ends along with a red, orange and black stripe in the chest area, white shorts and a pair of white socks with orange, red and black stripes. Their jersey speaks class and elegance, while holding an essence of simplicity.
Number 6 on our list of top 10 away jerseys of the 2015-16 football season is the away jersey of French football club Olympique Lyonnais. Chic, hot and intense; their jersey has been designed by Adidas. It comprises of a red shirt with black borders on collars and shoulder region, a red short with black borders and red socks with black stripes.
5. Sheffield United
Getting into the top 5 is the away jersey of English football club Sheffield United. Again a great design by Adidas, Sheffield United’s away jersey brings in a breath of fresh air in the midst of all the jerseys of this season. It consists of a light green shirt with black collars and borders on shoulder area, black shorts with light green borders and black socks with light green stripes. Peace, nature-loving and freshness is what this jersey speaks in volume.
4. Adelaide United
Grabbing the 4th spot on this list is the away jersey of Australian football club. Rocking the black this season, this club’s away jersey comprises of black shirts with grey stripes and red collars and hand ends, black shorts with a tinge of red on the sideways and a pair of black socks. Slick, panache and power is what this jersey speaks
Next up at number 3 is the away jersey of Spanish football club Rayo Vallecano. The most striking of all away jerseys this season, it comprises of a black shirt with a rainbow stripe going diagonally from top right to bottom left with rainbow stripes on hand ends, black shorts with rainbow stripe ends and a pair of black socks. The shits also has the slogan ‘solidarity’ written at its bottom. Each of the six colours of the rainbow symbolises a different meaning for the club. Red represents cancer, orange represents disability, yellow represents depression, green represents environment, blue represents child abuse and violet represents domestic violence. The colours as a whole represents fight against homophobia. Undoubtedly, this is the jersey which goes beyond game by dealing social issues by delivering a message and is the jersey that making news in the sports fraternity.
Number 2 on our list is the away jersey of New Zealand football club Wellington Phoenix. Stylish, glamourous with a tinge of royalty, their jersey comprises of a black shirt with yellow borders and a very distinguishable and a fashionable yellow cross on the chest, a white short with black borders and a pair of white socks with yellow and black stripes on the top.
Finally, the best away jersey of the 2015-16 football season is the away jersey of Mexican football club Club de Futbol Universidad Nacional A.C., commonly known as Pumas or UNAM. This is one jersey which is bound to catch one’s attention in the midst of countless jerseys this season. Regal, panache and deliciously gorgeous is what this jersey is. A white shirt with stripes of gold on it representing the head of a puma, gold shorts with white borders and a pair of socks with golden top and blue bottom is what comprises their jersey. Now, this jersey screams boldness from all corners and has the sports world and the fashionistas going gaga over it. This jersey is a stunner at all level.