The home shirt 2012 was unveiled by umbro and England national team. Players would wear the brand new shirt to fight for the championship of the 2012 UEFA European Championship.
Umbro, with a long history, is a company designing and manufacturing football products. The first major football kit was made for Manchester City in 1934, and the club won the FA Cup. Lots of excellent players have worn the umbro shirts. There were players from 15 national teams competing in the 1966 World Cup wearing the umbro shirts. Besides, England national team players also wore the umbro shirts and won the championship of the World Cup, which was the most glorious historical moment of umbro. The brand also provided match jerseys for world-famous football clubs, such as Manchester City, Athletic Club, Santos F.C. and so on.
Umbro sponsored Michael Owen who was awarded Ballon d’Or in 2001, John Terry who served as the captain of both Chelsea and England national team, Barry Ferguson, former captain of Rangers F.C. and Scotland national team, Deco, a fomer Portuguese national team player and many other first-tier football stars.
The iconic double diamond can be found on umbro’s boots, apparels and other football-related products. The brand adheres to the idea of wearing with pride and playing with passion. Each item bearing the Umbro logo has been designed for every one who knows and loves football.
The white shirt, blue shorts and white shorts complete the 2012 home kit. The brand new shirt is simple but stylish. A lot of red, blue, green and purple St. George’s Crosses are put at the back of the shirt, showing the uniqueness of the team. The colors(red, blue and green) are from the badge of “Three Lions” while purple is the fusion of three colors. Classic umbro logo and the team badge are shown on the chest. The shorts continue the club’s tradition and becomes blue, which is back to the classic image of home kits. The home socks are also white with blue stripe.
England football kits are currently popular among passionate football fans. Wearing a football shirt has become a symbol of supporting a team and showing loyalty.
Born on 28 May 1994, John Stones is a young English footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester City and England national team. He can play as a centre back or a right back. A few world-famous and successful football clubs want to sign contracts with the promising player due to his excellent performances.
On 30 May 2014, Stones made his national debut at Wembley Stadium. In June 2016, he also played games for his country at the Euro 2016.
Manchester City officially announced that they had signed a six-year contract with John Stones on 9 August 2016. Stones got the first goal for the club on 7 January 2017 and helped Manchester City win AS Monaco(4-3) on 22 February. This outstanding footballer totally appeared 39 times and scored two goals in the 2016-17 season. In addition to Manchester City, he was awarded Everton Young Player of the Season in the 2014-15 season when he played for Everton.