The newly-released jerseys by American sportswear manufacturer, Nike, for the Super Eagles and the other Nigeria national football teams, are generating mixed reactions from Nigerians and others across the world.
Unlike the 2018 World Cup jersey that was unanimously acclaimed, opinions have been sharply divided this time on whether this new set of jerseys are top-notch or not.
Quite similar to the new England shirt, the Nike logo and federation badge sits centrally on the chest of Nigeria’s new 2020 home shirt. ‘Naija’ is written on the inside neck as well as the back of the socks.
Nike has explained the reason behind the design of both the home and away jerseys.
In a statement on Twitter, Nike’s senior director, Heidi Burgett, said the home jersey is a mix of an “agbada”…