This is for the special jerseys of FC Bayern
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Many fans feel reminded of the old days. In the DFB Cup against Holstein’s Kiel, Bayern Munich do not wear their usual, but special ones. The special textile has a famous designer.
M.Even older fans will feel as if they were transported to the 1990s, when FC Bayern Munich played against Holstein. The reason for this is the special T-shirts with which the record champions are fighting for a place in the 1/8 finals of the DFB Cup.
Hans-Dieter Flick’s team in a “Human Race” dress. A special T-shirt from Adidas, originally intended for Bayern to wear the T-shirt to the Cup in December. But since the game was postponed to January, Bayern also postponed their actions.
“Exclusion, discrimination, hatred and violence in any form do not take place in our world. Wherever you go, football is home to us all. Football has the power to connect people. As “Bayern” we always want to contribute to this, “said Herbert Heiner, President of Munich.
Farrell Williams created the T-shirt
The jersey was designed by star rapper Farrell Williams, 47, based on the 1991-1993 jersey seasons. Champions of records want to set an example against racism and diversity. The company also includes Adidas partners – “Real”, “Turin”, “Manchester United” and “Arsenal”. Proceeds from the T-shirt will go to SOS Children’s Villages. The club has announced that it will donate 100,000 euros to the facility.
In March 2020, the association founded the Red Against Racism initiative. The action, with which the Bavarians wanted to send a clear signal against exclusion and intolerance – including with special T-shirts.
Leon Goretko does not wear a special T-shirt. As reported by the Munich team before the game, the national player received a blow to the calf during training, and therefore did not travel with the team to Kiel.
Flick also does without Kingsley Coman (muscle problems) and Eric Maxim Chupo-Motting (back problems). The winner of the cup game in the 1/8 finals will play with the club of the second division “Darmstadt 98”.