The red and black stripes of the new AC Milan jersey are easily recognizable, and are entrenched in the history and traditions of the club. Throughout the clubs entire history the shirt has featured the now iconic striped design. Red, is said to have been chosen to represent the fiery ardour of the team, and their desire to win. Black, denotes their opponents fear. The vertical stripes produce a strong style fitting of the eighteen time Serie A Champions.
Traditions of the AC Milan Home Kit
The styling of the shirts features slight variations each season. Long-term manufacturer Puma has used varying thicknesses of stripes, white accents, collar details, and modern transitional patterns amongst other effects to produce a new look for each season. Traditionally the shorts are white and teamed with black socks.
However, in recent seasons, notably 2016/17, the strip was introduced with black shorts, the classic white shorts were reintroduced with the 2017/18 Serie A season. What do you think of the changing styles of the AC Milan jersey? Do you have a favourite strip past or present? Look us up on social media and post photos of your favourite strips telling us why it is the best in your opinion.
AC Milan Club Ground
Since 1926 the iconic ground of the AC Milan football squad is the San Siro Stadium. This stadium is based in Milan and today has a capacity of 80,018 fans. Over the years the San Siro has been through multiple renovations and is classed as one of the best stadiums in Italy, due to the fact that it is purposely designed for football, and the fans decked out in their kits are close to the on-pitch action.
AC Milan share the San Siro with rival Serie A team Internazionale. San Siro plays host to the much-anticipated Derby della Madonnina twice in each season. These tense and exciting matches, are highlights of the Italian league and draw fans in their droves wearing both teams shirts and other accessories.
Offical Puma Merchandise at Soccer Box
Whether you are lucky enough to watch the fixtures live or follow Milan on the television and social media you can show your team allegiance by wearing the official AC Milan home shirt, shorts and socks or maybe official item of AC Milan accessories also available here in our shop! We of course also stock the latest design of AC Milan away kit, which makes a great alternative or additional choice for mega fans. We are supplied directly by Puma and you are shopping for genuine AC Milan merchandise. We stock strips for kids and adults, so don’t delay and order yours today. Our online shopping cart is secure and easy to use, and we offer worldwide shipping options. Order all your official AC Milan gear here!