The head coach of Spain national team Julen Lopetegui announced the new members of the national team on 16 March 2018, including six players who play for Real Madrid. They are Nacho Fernández, Daniel Carvajal, Sergio Ramos, Isco, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vázquez.
Sergio Ramos is a professional defender who plays for Spain national team and Real Madrid and serves as the captain of both the two teams. Because of his excellent performance and leadership at football fields, the two teams have got many trophies in major sporting events. Real Madrid got two successive titles of La Liga in 2006-07 and 2007-08 seasons where Ramos appeared 65 times and scored totally 10 goals. In 2014, the club won UEFA Champions League for the first time after 12 years, and it also won FIFA Club World Cup.
Mikel Merino, born on 22 June 1996, is a Spanish footballer and now plays for Spain U-21 team and Newcastle United F.C.. He hopes that he can play for Spain junior national team in the future. It is said that Athletic Club is interested in this young Spanish player. Merino said: “Athletic Club and some other teams are interested in me, which means I’m doing well. I am very grateful for that. As a Newcastle United player, it will be great if I can play for the Spain national team. I am now playing for a great club and the city Newcastle is also very good.” “I want to play for the Spain national team. Players of Newcastle United are easy-going and they are very friendly to me. I was accustomed to sunbathing, but living here is completely different, such as the food and something I’m accustomed to. Thus it is not easy to adapt to life here.” said Merino.
In order to help players perform well and run freely at football pitches, Adidas released away shirts recently for the eight teams it is responsible for, including Spain national team. When designing a new football product, designers of Adidas are loyal to classic designs and at the same time, pursue the high-performance of each football shirt.
The Spain Away Shirt 2018 takes inspiration from previous jersey designs and is made by Adidas’ innovative technologies.
This away shirt with three colors is unique and recognizable. It is mainly white and features the orange team badge, collar and cuffs and blue lines on the front. Besides, Adidas three stripes and brand logo are orange, too.
According to Juergen Rank, Adidas Senior Design Director, “The World Cup has always been the stage to display Adidas’ most iconic products, innovation and designs. Many of previous classic designs are still very popular among fans. We hope to be loyal to and pay tribute to those.”
Nowadays, wearing a football shirt has been a symbol to show your support and loyalty. High-quality and breathable football jerseys are available for fans at many stores. You can choose your favorite one and wear it to cheer on your favorite team. I believe that players will get happy and powerful.