An exclusive claims that details of the 2018/19 Newcastle United home shirt have been leaked.
Last season saw the club/Puma use a marketing gimmick of creating a new one-off badge for 2017/18, to ‘celebrate’ 125 years in the club’s history
The exclusive from Footy Headlines carries the image below of what is said to be the new shirt and it sees a return to what looks to be the usual badge of previous seasons.
The report adds that they understand this 2018/19 Newcastle United home shirt will be launched shortly.
Last week, Newcastle United confirmed that they were expecting the three new 2018/19 strips to be launched in early July.
In the past, the team has often worn the following season’s new strip on the last day of the season, especially if playing the final game of the season at St James Park – but the 3-0 win over Chelsea saw the 2017/18 Newcastle United home shirt still used.
This is how the new strip will allegedly look:
If this exclusive is on the money, it looks a smart design. Adult sizes will of course have sponsor FUN88 added but children’s shirts will be free of it, due to the rules on promoting gambling to minors.