A Brilliant Champion’s League Win for AS Monaco in a New Third Jersey
The Principality’s soccer club AS Monaco and Kappa have a new third jersey for the 2021-2022 season. The Monegasques wore it for the first time this Tuesday, during the 3rd preliminary round of the Champions League against Sparta Prague. It clearly brought them luck as they won with a resounding 2-0 score, a brilliant result.
After the traditional red and white for the matches at Louis-II and the charcoal gray for those outside, (unveiled on July 1 in a video with the players of the first team, the Academy and rapper Krisy, ) AS Monaco presents its new third jersey – a cream colour with the diagonals at 55 degrees.
If white used to be in the spotlight, now in place of it is a cream colour, reminiscent of the Rock, with slightly darker lines in the new diagonal at 55 degrees. The shorts and socks are also cream, with some touches of red. The logo of eToro is also featured in red on the chest, as is the club crest and the Omini.
To purchase these new jerseys, go to the AS Monaco official store (Les Jardins d’Apolline, 1 Promenade Honoré II, 98,000 Monaco), or to the AS Monaco online store (or to the website of the equipment manufacturer). A tunic already 100% validated by the players with their 2-0 win over Sparta Prague!
AS Monaco and Olympique Lyonnais agree on the transfer of Jean Lucas
The Brazilian midfielder, who has 67 matches at the highest level between the Brazilian and French elite (3 goals, 5 assists), is now linked with the Rouge et Blanc until June 30, 2026.
He signed up for Olympique Lyonnais in 2019 which was his first experience outside Brazil. He played a total of 25 games in eighteen months in the jersey of the Rhone club and discovered the Champions League.
On loan to Stade Brestois in January 2021, he also helped them to stay in Ligue 1.
On the AS Monaco Official website Jean Lucas said: “I am proud to join AS Monaco, one of the biggest clubs in the French Championship. The Club have had a great season and will fight to take part in the Champions League group stage. I am happy to have the opportunity to contribute to this dynamic.”
Oleg Petrov, Vice-President General Manager of AS Monaco added: “We are very happy to welcome Jean Lucas to our Club. His arrival shows our desire to enrich the group a little more qualitatively and to equip it with the means to be competitive in the various competitions.”
And Paul Mitchell, Sporting Director highlighted: “At 23, he has the experience of two very big Brazilian clubs and knows the championship of France and its requirements having played there during the last two seasons. His versatility and profile will give Niko another strong advantage in midfield and in the attacking sector. Welcome, Jean!”.