Barca unveil new 2021/22 away kit

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LaLiga giants FC Barcelona have unveiled their new Nike away kit for the 2021/22 campaign, which pays tribute to women empowerment.

According to the club's official website: "The kit is purple – a fusion of blue and red, which commonly represents the fight for gender equality. The design, however, still incorporates the traditional Barca stripes on both sides.

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"... The new away kit is presented under the 'MORE THAN' campaign, promoted by the Club this season, which includes the pillars that make Barca a unique entity around the world. 

"The design of the jersey is framed under one of these pillars, 'More than empowerment', which highlights FC Barcelona’s commitment to women's football and the role of women in sport.

"A commitment that this year celebrates a very important milestone, as it commemorates the 50th anniversary of the game played on December 25, 1970 at the Camp Nou by the women's team Seleccio Ciutat de Barcelona, ​​considered the origin of Barca women's football set-up.

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"To celebrate that milestone, a few of those pioneers who played at the Stadium have been incorporated into the campaign to launch the new kit together with Barca Women's players Aitana Bonmati, Jennifer Hermoso, Marta Torrejon, Alexia Putellas and Caroline Graham Hansen." 

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