Chivas USA unveils third uniform for the 2011 MLS Season
CARSON, Calif. (Friday, April 1, 2011) – Chivas USA unveiled today its third uniform for the 2011 Major League Soccer season, a special-edition jersey that will be used for the team’s next home match, on April 9 against the Columbus Crew at The Home Depot Center in Carson. The colorful new jersey, featuring green and purple stripes, will be available in stores starting today.
This special-edition uniform, designed by former Mexican international goalkeeper Jorge Campos, commemorates the arrival of Spring and promises to be an all-time favorite among Chivas USA fans. Featuring green and purple stripes, with yellow trim and matching shorts, the new uniform will be used for one match only.
Players on April 9 will also wearing striped socks and will be instructed to wear two different colored cleats. The uniforms showcase the originality and personality of the designer, Jorge Campos, a Mexican soccer legend who is making his debut as a soccer uniform designer with Chivas USA and Major League Soccer.
Following the April 9th match, Chivas USA will return to the Red-and-White colors that for more than a century have symbolized the pride and tradition of Chivas, Mexico's most beloved soccer club.
A limited number of these jerseys are now available online, so fans are urged to order this collector’s edition uniform on cdchivasusa.com immediately, while supplies last. To order it, use this special discount code: April Fools’.