Manchester City have taken the phrase ‘post-modern’ to a brand new level by turning up to a preseason friendly wearing a black kit with the words ‘Manchester City’ on the front. Manchester City played Bayern Munich and won 3-2 in a surprising encounter. Meritan Shabani opened the scoring after which Arjen Robben doubled up for the Bundesliga side. Nonetheless, Pep Guardiola’s men found their form of last season and got three goals, Bernando Silva scored twice and with Lukas Nmecha additionally bought on the score-sheet for the Premier League champions. However earlier than the match, Man City have been snapped coming into the stadium wearing some of the strangest outfits going: an all black jersey with the title of their club in white text printed on the front. The response has been nice. This is not actual is it? Is it?- Becky (@georgiefulham) July 29, 2018 it is like they’re on a stag do- chris wright (@Jimwrighty) July 29, 2018 Jogs my memory of the children in school doing PE of their sneakers as a result of they forgot their trainers :see_no_evil:- Tonksy (@tonksy84) July 29, 2018 We’re no specialists in style however we suspect that this minimalist fashion is not fairly in at this time’s local weather. The rationale for carrying this may very well be that the entire correct jerseys have been lacking and the facet needed to conjure up a manner of getting each participant put on a prime and shorts that seemed the identical. What do you reckon to City’s style statement? Will it catch on?
Harry Smith is the Bestselling author of 6 novels. He lives in Manchester, England with “the wife,” “the kids,” “the dog,” “that cat,” and he occasionally wears pants.