Saturday, January 24, 2009

Boca Juniors jerseys Apertura 2008-09 season

Argentinian club, Boca Juniors hosts its home games at the Estadio Alberto J. Armando (La Bombonera). Boca recently won Argentine Apertura 2008 champions. Boca have won a record 18 international titles, their haul includes 6 Copa Libertadores and three World Club crowns (Copa Intercontinental) and one Copa Oro and Supercopa Masters. Boca Junior main rivals are River Plate, with whom they contest the Superclásico derby. Currently Carlos Ischia was hired to coach Boca Juniors. Boca started the Copa Sudamericana 2008 with an win against Equador, LDU Quito 5-1 on agregate on Round 16, knock-out stage. In the quater-finals Boca was beat by Internacional from Brazil 4-1 on agreggate, an unable to progress the competition.

Boca Juniors camiseta are manufactured by giant sportswear company Nike, and Boca sponsored by Megatone. The colours used for the shirt are traditional for the Boca club dark-blue with a yellow band runnig across the chest for home and blue for away shirts. Boca home shirts has a dark blue collar with yellow, and a yellow trim on the sleeves and the reversed colours for the away. Boca badge is embroidered on the front of the left chest of shirt and the maker embroidered Nike Swoosh logo appears on the right chest. Inscription inside of the collar reads "Casa dia te Quiero Mas" and the 3 stars is printed on the back of the collar Boca Juniors shirts. Boca home shirts will be worn with dark blue shorts and socks while the away in all yellow kits.

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