The Super Eagles of Nigeria are set to don an eye-catching ‘Swoosh’ design during the Africa Cup of Nations 2021 qualifying and World Cup 2022 campaigns.
Sports manufacturers Nike enjoyed immense success with their previous Super Eagles design, which enjoyed record-breaking sales ahead of its release before the 2018 World Cup.
Nike have unveiled a stylish Naija designs successor which will surely win over Super Eagles supporters.
On Wednesday, Nike revealed designs for the United States, South Korea, and Nigeria national teams, with the remaining federations set to be launched over the coming months.
“The extensive array of federations donning the Swoosh each have unique histories and cultures,” read a statement on the Nike News website. “In 2020, their distinctive attributes are celebrated with highly differentiated collections.
“Building upon the learnings from the successful 2018 Nigeria Collection, Nike undertook deep cultural immersions and collaborated with each federation to ensure the designs truly resonated.
“From hand-drawn prints to custom fonts, each team’s look will be its own,” the statement continued.
“Counter to templatization, Nike designers had 65 chassis options available to them across varying necklines, sleeves, cuffs, badge placement, etc.”
Nike have also stated that the kits are only one element of a broader collection of Super Eagles apparel, with fans also able to buy a vest, a dress or even a poncho with a Nigeria design element.