But rather than opting for the FC’s traditional red, white and blue stripe seen throughout their previous capsules, the two have opted for a very-Parisian “Bordeaux” approach in a palette that matches the football clubs impending Jordan-branded third kit. It arrives blocked similar to the famed “Fire Red” with white leather uppers, black textiles beneath the midfoot caging, and black wings, with some accentuations, flipped, and switched, with red-toned down to the more cooling maroon, and the overall appearance arriving in a mark darker aesthetic. Interesting additions include the use of a lightly-sueded neutral toe cap, a forefoot tag displaying “PANAME” — the surname for the City of Love —and a giant co-branded rubber heel stamp in the rear.
The release date for these is currently penciled in for September 1st in the US, however with all the delays caused by COVID-19, this might be later in the year. Will these hit Australia stores? We hope so.
Let us know if you’re planning on copping these once released