Liverpool have officially announced the signing of exciting Uruguayan forward Darwin Nunez from Benfica, and also confirmed that the 22-year-old will wear the No.27 jersey at Anfield. That shirt number was last worn by Belgian striker Divock Origi, whose contract with the club was not extended at the end of the 21/22 season.
Nunez wore the No.9 jersey at Benfica and before that, No.21 at Spanish club Almeria.
Darwin Nunez 27 jersey with LFC font for 22/23 season
This is the new Liverpool home shirt 2022/23, LFC’s new home strip for the upcoming Premier League season. Made by Nike, the new LFC home top was unveiled on May 5, 2022 by the Reds, who remain the hunt for a quadruple this season (UCL, PL and both Cups), with the official global launch set to take place on May 19.
The shirt has YNWA detailing on the cuffs as well as 97 on the back as a tribute to the victims of the Hillsbrough disaster. They have also introduced a new number and letter font combination on the reverse, as can be seen in the pics below. The jersey has been released in both stadium (replica) and player versions. Continue reading
Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp have been given a boost ahead of their Champions League final after principal shirt sponsors Standard Chartered today (May 24, 2018) announced that they would be extending their sponsorship with the Reds till the end of the 2022/23 season.
The banking giant first came on board as the main shirt sponsor at Anfield in 2010, replacing Carlsberg in a four year deal worth £80m. Extensions in 2013 and 2015 took the deal till the end of the 18/19 season and with this latest extension, SC will be seen on the front of Liverpol’s jerseys till 2023 (a total of 13 seasons) Continue reading