RFPL 2017/2018 – Who Has the Best Kit?

SKA-Khabarovsk Premier Liga newcomers, like some other teams, decided not to bother and use last year's kits. They probably figured that nobody saw it last season anyway, as the coverage of the FNL is almost criminally low. The kit itself is nothing special, but there is nothing to criticize either. I personally like their massive badge, which looks appropriate on this empty T-shirt. FC Tosno The club from the Leningrad Oblast, founded in 2013, still hasn't built its own identity. … [Read more...]

History of Zenit St. Petersburg kits throughout the years

Back in December, Russian Football News posted an article about a free exhibition taking place in St. Petersburg documenting how Zenit kits have changed throughout the year. Unfortunately the exhibition is now closed. However, Thomas Giles managed to go along to the exhibition over the New Year holidays and has uploaded the free booklet handed out at the exhibition which explains the history behind each kit. Enjoy. Russian Football News acknowledges that this booklet is not their … [Read more...]

From Red-White to Blue-White-Sky Blue – How Zenit’s Kits Have Changed Over the Years

On December 1, Zenit St. Petersburg opened an exhibition dedicated to the club’s 90th jubilee. The exhibition is held at one of the city’s oldest and most prestigious shopping centers. Star players such as Hulk, Javi Garcia and Ezequiel Garas as well as the club’s Portuguese head coach André Villas-Boas took part in the opening ceremony. For them, the most surprising thing at the exhibition was probably the red kit Zenit used in the middle of the 20th century. Today it is difficult to imagine … [Read more...]