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Yeah, they just look dingy to me.  I guess that’s the risk of a gray jersey, especially one that’s just a variation on their standard white shirt. 

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SKC is in all light blue, and Colorado is in their traditional burgundy/light blue set, meaning both teams are wearing light blue shorts (though slightly different shades). Sporting KC's other option is all black, and I can't think that provides significantly more contrast to the dark Colorado set.

 

I don't have much of a point here, other than to say maybe there is a need for third kits in MLS.

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47 minutes ago, DG_Now said:

SKC is in all light blue, and Colorado is in their traditional burgundy/light blue set, meaning both teams are wearing light blue shorts (though slightly different shades). Sporting KC's other option is all black, and I can't think that provides significantly more contrast to the dark Colorado set.

 

I don't have much of a point here, other than to say maybe there is a need for third kits in MLS.

Actually I think Sporting's shorts are grey...which I have mixed feelings on:

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IMO the grey is better than their BFBS or aluminum foil unis, but doesn't Minnesota have a similar "light blue and grey" color scheme?  

 

Regarding the clash with Colorado, I'm not really sure that shorts need to be a unique color.  I guess I think of it like football helmets/pants; the distinctive parts in soccer are the jerseys and socks.

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3 hours ago, DG_Now said:

SKC is in all light blue, and Colorado is in their traditional burgundy/light blue set, meaning both teams are wearing light blue shorts (though slightly different shades). Sporting KC's other option is all black, and I can't think that provides significantly more contrast to the dark Colorado set.

 

I don't have much of a point here, other than to say maybe there is a need for third kits in MLS.

 

I wonder if any thought was given to Colorado wearing the shorts from the all white secondary kit? Would've helped a bit more with the contrast.

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1 hour ago, hendocfc said:

Why did LAFC wear white instead of just using white shorts? Light blue v white isn't ideal...

 

Sitting in the stands, it was a great matchup.  No issues at all with the clash.

 

Those light gray LAFC numbers on a white shirt, though....

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1 hour ago, hendocfc said:

Light blue v white isn't ideal...

 

Fans of the school in Chapel Hill would probably disagree. 

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4 hours ago, hendocfc said:

Why did LAFC wear white instead of just using white shorts? Light blue v white isn't ideal...

New England also wore white against Toronto. Because navy vs red is apparently a clash, I guess.

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I spent five minutes yesterday trying to adjust my TV because the orange on FCC's unis looked pink. The royal blue, however, looked vibrant and really tasty. I still don't like how the stripes on the front are made up of diagonal, thin orange lines, which creates this flashing effect. I studied my friend's jersey yesterday and even up close that part looks like a bad decision. 

 

In photographs it looks like the right color so it was probably just my screen. I never did get it right. 

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2 minutes ago, Magic Dynasty said:

New England also wore white against Toronto. Because navy vs red is apparently a clash, I guess.

Less about clashing and more about getting the new uniforms out there. Columbus wore black and FC Dallas wore white but they easily could have worn their regular home kits. 

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2 hours ago, Magic Dynasty said:

New England also wore white against Toronto. Because navy vs red is apparently a clash, I guess.

 

Navy and red may be tough for color blindness, especially for a night game.

 

I'm in favor of as much distinction as possible.

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