Croke Park

As a famous football stadium of the Ireland, Croke Park, named in the memory of Archbishop Thomas Croke, is located in Dublin, Ireland. At very beginning, the football stadium is mostly used as the host for Gaelic games, football finals and hurling. Certainly, it is also used for a great number of concerts of international acts and recreational activities. In 1984, the organization took off to find expand proposals, which are intend to increase the football stadium’s capacity. And the targets has been reached 80,000 spectators after unremitting efforts.

After several times’ renovation and adjustment, the soil pitch was installed in 2002. But this decision has been complaint by players and managers for the hard and slippery pitch. Besides, an advanced lighting system, invented by Dutch company SGL, was installed on the football stadium to promote the growth of grass, monitoring the growth factors around the clock. The system could be used to supervise grass grow factors, e.g. light, temperature, carbon dioxide, water, air and nutrients.

France Away Shirt 2015

Nike and French Football Federation (FFF) jointly publish new France Away Shirt 2015. The design of the new shirt shows a sense of national pride and well-known elegance of France national team that has unique charm and perform unpredictably.

This France away jersey is white in color with the badge of the FFF embroidered to the left of the chest and Nike Swoosh to the right. The badge symbolizes players’ wish of feeling the great history of the nation.

French national flag is woven into the inside of the collar and three colors from it are showed in the new shirt. Red stripe is put on each side of the body and extends down the shorts. When players run in football fields, the two red stripes can highlight the outline of their bodies to show speed. Blue is used in the collar and shorts. Besides, there are six navy blue stripes on white socks, which also represent one of the national flag’s colors.

The white shirt, blue shorts and white socks complete the kit.

This away jersey offers a perfect fit thanks to the V neck and short sleeves, along with Nike Dri-Fit construction to help pull moisture away from the skin to keep players dry and comfortable. In addition, its fabric is made from cotton and recycled polyester, so the shirt feels soft and figure-flattering.

All shirts produced by Nike not only show unmatched design details but also reduce the impact on environment in manufacturing processes.