Hartlepool United launch new all-blue away kit

TRUE BLUE: Evan Horwood and Peter Hartley
TRUE BLUE: Evan Horwood and Peter Hartley

HARTLEPOOL United today launched a new away kit.

Pools unveiled their all-blue Nike-produced strip at Victoria Park, with defenders Peter Hartley and Evan Horwood modelling it.

And the club revealed it is an environmentally-friendly kit.

A Pools statement read: “The stylish navy blue kit is made using Nike’s latest Dri-FIT 100 per cent recycled polyester to give unrivalled comfort and an athletic fit.

“The sweat-wicking fabric is designed to keep you dry and the fresh design comes with a v-neck collar and concealed button placket.

“Each replica shirt is made from eight recycled plastic bottles as part of Nike’s considered design programme to help the environment.”

It is likely to make its debut at Bournemouth next weekend.

The new strip is will be on sale at the club shop or can be ordered at www.pools-clubshop.co.uk, with prices ranging from £34 (junior), £36 (youth) to £40.99 (adult).

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