Burnley unveil new away strip
The black strip For the 2020/21 season, we’re heading black to the future!
The stylish away kit integrates the old club crest worn by Burnley legends, introduced in the 1970s, Today’s registered trademark was introduced in the 1970’s, bearing lions representIng royalty, the bee representing the busy town and the old Beehole end of the ground, the knight’s helmet representing the two knighted families in Burnley, the Towneleys and the Shuttleworths at Gawthorpe, the shuttle representing Burnley’s cotton heritage, and the hand which stands for the town’s motto.
The intricate crest, replaced in 2009 at the very start of the club’s first Premier League season, will always be an integral part of Burnley history.
And in order to stir the same passions generated by its replacement, that badge is proudly woven into the very fabric of the Umbro-designed shirt; highlighting the club’s past and helping inspire the next generation.
Claret and blue flashes on the cross-over V neck collar and capped sleeves carry the traditional club colours onto both the away shirt and shorts, which are accompanied by plain black socks.
The ‘Legs, Hearts and Minds’ colour scheme is again repeated on the rear neckline of the kit, which will be worn for the first time when the Clarets face Portuguese side Maritimo in a Turf Moor friendly on Friday afternoon.
The kit will go on sale online and instore on Saturday, September 20th, priced at a Premier League best value price -