Nigerians react as Nike unveil new Super Eagle jersey

Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 05/02/2020

American Sportswear giants, Nike has unveiled the new Super Eagles jerseys in New York ahead of their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations match-day three home qualifying encounter against Sierra Leone.

The manufacturer company have designed the new home kit with a traditional aesthetic of an agbada robe with a modern football design, while the away jersey trim is inspired by Onanism, an artistic movement steeped in Yoruba culture.

The Senior Director, Global Communications for Nike, Heidi Burgett posted the new jerseys via his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday evening which has drawn reactions from Nigeria football lovers over the world on social media.