Lyon Unveil 2014/15 Home Jersey

Lyon-1Since 2002, Olympique Lyonnais has been 1 of top teams in France’s Ligue 1 and they unveiled their home jersey for the 2014/15 campaign earlier this week.

lyon-3The white jersey is given a distinctive look with horizontal blue pinstripes across the front of the body of the jersey while a wider red and blue hoops make a diagonal run around the sleeve.

lyon-2The back of the jersey is a solid-white with the red shoulder detail that adidas has been using on the back of their recent federation jerseys.

The v-neck collar includes a red trim.  Inside the collar is the phrase ‘Nous Sommes l’Olympique Lyonnais (We Are Olympique Lyonnais)’.  The 3-stripes on the shoulders go down the first 1/3 of the sleeve.

lyon-4The full kit is completed with white shorts with the blue 3-stripes down the out-seam and white base socks with the 3-stripes at the top of the sock and an additional red and blue stripe around the calf with the ‘OL’ and adidas logos in between the stripes.

lyon-cupjerseyLes Gones, the Kids, are rumored to be giving the jersey an on-field debut in the Coupe de la Ligue against PSG on April 19.  But don’t expect to see the above jersey in full regardless.  Lyon’s jersey sponsor for the domestic cup is Veolia.

Adidas has been the club’s apparel sponsor since the 2010/11 campaign.  The club’s primary jersey sponsor is currently Hyundai.

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