The 2018 World Cup shirts for the countries participating in this summer’s biggest soccer tournament are slowly being unveiled. Many of the countries have released the jerseys they’ll be wearing with pride in Russia 2018, but there are still many more that will be announced soon.
No matter what country you’ll be cheering for this summer, the colors and designs of the official 2018 World Cup shirts are quite varied. Hopefully many of them will be adding a lot of color to the tournament both on and off the pitch this summer.
What’s quite noticeable about the 2018 World Cup shirts is how many of them are retro designs.
From all of the 2018 World Cup shirts shown below, let us know in the comments section which ones are your favorites.
Here are the official 2018 World Cup shirts on sale as of writing:
Argentina World Cup shirt (home)
Argentina & adidas have outdone themselves with their new home jersey for 2018. Featuring the iconic sky blue and white stripes, what sets this jersey apart is the faded pattern which mimics the laurels of the federation badge. The new design commemorates the Argentine FA’s 125th anniversary and their 1991 Copa America win. The subtle fading of the stripes will have you looking sharp, no filter needed. The shoulder features the classic adidas stripes in black to accent the look.
Argentina World Cup shirt (away)
Australia World Cup shirt (home)
Belgium World Cup shirt (home)
Brazil World Cup shirt (home)
Colombia World Cup shirt (home)
Colombia and adidas have captivated us with their new jersey for 2018. Los Cafeteros’ traditional yellow shirt is made with textured fabric, with three stripes along the sides, alternating red-blue-red. Within those stripes are additional thin navy stripes. The shirt features a sign-off on the back of the neck that says “UNIDOS POR UN PAIS” (United as one Nation). The design is an ode to the Italia 90 strip that saw them qualify for the competition for the first time in 28 years. Instead of red from the 1990 version, navy adidas three stripes are on the shoulders.
Costa Rica World Cup shirt (home)
Croatia World Cup shirt (home)
Denmark World Cup shirt (home)
England World Cup shirt (home)
Egypt World Cup shirt (home)
France World Cup shirt (home)
Germany World Cup shirt (home)
Germany & adidas have unveiled their new home jersey for 2018. The champs of 2014 are back in white and black, sporting a champions badge front and center. The shirt features a hip, geometric black and grey graphic print on the front, created with lines of different sizes. The overlap collar mimics their classic 1990 jersey, with the adidas stripes on the shoulders. Iconic “Die Mannschaft” is printed on the upper back for national pride.
Iceland World Cup shirt (home)
Iran World Cup shirt (home)
Japan World Cup shirt (home)
Japan & adidas have been turning heads with their new home jersey for 2018. The Samurai Blue are back with a uniquely inspired design. The shirt sets itself apart with details that mimic traditional Japanese stitching techniques and samurai armor. The neck highlights key moments in the country’s footballing history and adds a nice red accent. Details on the shoulder include the classic adidas stripes in white for a lifestyle vibe.
Mexico World Cup shirt (home)
Mexico & adidas are putting a retro twist on their 2018 Home jersey for the World Cup by throwing it back their 1994 kit for inspiration. Here are a few things to keep in mind about this jersey: It features a green design on the front and sports the classic adidas stripes on the shoulders. Plus red, white, & green details from the Mexican flag inside the collar shouts national pride.
Mexico World Cup shirt (away)
Morocco World Cup shirt (home)
Nigeria World Cup shirt (home)
Panama World Cup shirt (home)
Peru World Cup shirt (home)
After being a part of the very first World Cup in 1930, Peru has only made three appearances since then. In 2018, La Blanquirroja will be on the world stage for the first time since 1982. Star players include top scorer Paolo Guerrero of Flamengo, and ex-Schalke man Jefferson Farfan. The Peru jersey, white with a sash, is one of the most iconic and admired designs in the game. Umbro has added gold accents to the latest version. Gold piping outlines the sash and federation badge. Strips of Umbro diamonds are on the shoulders. 100% Polyester.
Poland World Cup shirt (home)
Portugal World Cup shirt (home)
Russia World Cup shirt (home)
Russia & adidas have unveiled their 2018 jersey for the World Cup hosts with a classic approach. Drawing inspiration from their 1988 Olympic jersey, this clean kit is a showstopper. Some features of this jersey to know about: It incorporates a classic white and red color scheme that works in the iconic white accents around the shoulders. The two-headed eagle from the team badge is placed inside the collar, with the wording “Вместе К Победе” translating to “Victory-bound as one.” A touch of blue is present in the form of a flag detail on the inside collar as well.
Saudi Arabia World Cup shirt (home)
Senegal World Cup shirt (home)
Serbia World Cup shirt (home)
South Korea World Cup shirt (home)
Spain World Cup shirt (home)
Spain & adidas have debuted their new home jersey for 2018. The jersey features a dynamic line graphic made of red, yellow and blue diamonds down the right-hand side. The colors of the jersey represent speed, energy and style of play that have become the national team’s trademark. It pays homage to one of La Roja’s most famous shirts, the jersey worn at the 1994 World Cup in the USA. The embroidered adidas logo has been moved to the center chest, as it was in 1994. The yellow adidas stripes on the shoulders round out the look.
Sweden World Cup shirt (home)
Switzerland World Cup shirt (home)
Tunisia World Cup shirt (home)
Uruguay World Cup shirt (home)
The traditional sky blue home jersey has accent color black for the collar and logos. A unique front graphic shows the Sol de Atlantida, a famous Uruguayan monument. The image also reminds fans of the Sun of May from the national flag. “Uruguay” is printed on the upper back. 100% Polyester.
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