The design of the new kit for the Russian National Team expresses national pride, passion for the game and the views of a new generation. Up to 40% lighter gear thanks to revolutionary adidas adizero technology
In anticipation of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, adidas unveils a new home kit for the Russian national team. This is the lightest piece of equipment adidas has ever built. The model is distinguished by original details: a print with the image of the Conquerors of Space stele, reminiscent of the country's achievements in the field of astronautics, three gold adidas stripes and the Russian flag. T-shirts and shorts are made in cardinal color and decorated with a distinctive emblem - a golden double-headed eagle. The combination of gold with burgundy in Russia symbolizes the royal regalia. adidas, the official supplier of equipment for the Russian national football team, has created unique kits in which players can achieve better results. Thanks to revolutionary adizero technology and a thin elastic material, the shape is 40% lighter, which allows football players to be even faster.
New adidas equipment will help every player to give their best and at the same time easily cope with physical activity, even in the hot Brazilian sun during the intense sports battles at the 2014 World Cup. The form does not restrict the movements, but, on the contrary, increases their accuracy and strength. Compression and stretch breathable materials stretch exactly where needed, providing muscle support.
The design was inspired by the great achievements of Soviet cosmonauts in the 1960s, in addition, the form embodies the pride of all fans for their team, which will be supported by all of Russia at the upcoming World Championship.
Supported by the National Team, adidas strives to engage the younger generation in sports and motivate everyone to act bravely.
Russian footballers will play their first match in the new outfit in early 2014