Nigerian music sensation, Adekunle Gold, has added yet another feather to his cap as he takes on the role of a model for Manchester United’s latest fashion venture. The globally acclaimed artist has teamed up with the Red Devils to unveil a fresh line of streetwear that is set to capture the hearts of football fans and fashion enthusiasts alike.
On Tuesday, September 12, 2023, Manchester United made the grand reveal by posting a captivating image of Adekunle Gold on their official social media platforms. The Nigerian star joins a league of celebrity designers who have lent their talents to the Adidas Streetwear brand, which reimagines traditional football jerseys with a contemporary twist. This innovative streetwear collection aims to provide fans with the means to support their beloved clubs while showcasing their unique styles.
Adekunle Gold’s artistic touch shines through in the Manchester United edition of the streetwear line. Designed with wearability in mind, this collection enables fans to express their passion for the club with both comfort and style at the forefront.
The off-pitch range encompasses lifestyle-oriented adaptations of the 2023 season’s third jerseys from some of the world’s most esteemed football clubs, including Arsenal, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Manchester United, and Real Madrid.
Adekunle Gold finds himself in the esteemed company of other international superstars who have also lent their creativity to this endeavour. Grammy-nominated American rapper Pusha T has taken on the design for the Arsenal version of the streetwear, while Mexican rapper Alemán has crafted the Real Madrid-inspired collection.
The collaboration between Adekunle Gold and Manchester United has set the stage for an exciting fusion of music, fashion, and football, catering to fans who seek to express their allegiance in a bold and stylish manner.