The Buccaneers together with Adidas have unveiled their new home and away kits for the upcoming 2021/2022 season on Thursday.
The home jersey gives off the combination of the new but within the space of the iconic traditional black and white. It features a round neck collar, with the signature three white Adidas stripes on the shoulder and red piping on the sleeve. The media officer at Orlando Pirates, Thandi Merafe said that the kit meant a great deal as it sets the tone for team and the identity of the club.
Furthermore, she added that they wanted to keep things simple, and at the same time, for the fans to feel proud when they wear the jersey.
The away kit is a striking mint colour, with white cuffs and a V-neck. It introduces a fresh new design that highlights the club’s youthfulness. The Sport Marketing for Adidas SA, Bob Maphosa adds that they are focused on bringing new and unique elements to the season’s kit, whilst staying true to the club’s heritage.
Bob also added that the purchase will be available from today, July 22, exclusively at the Pirates Shop at Orlando Stadium, online at piratesshop.co.za and adidas.co.za at a retail price of R799 for adults and R699 for kids, and adidas Sandton Flagship Store.
The new kit will be worn for the first time on the pitch during the Carling Black Label Cup at Orlando Stadium on 1st August 2021