Manchester United's home kit for the 2018/19 season has supposedly been leaked, with the new strip paying homage to the club's roots in the railway industry.
The new design takes a twist on United's usual plain red and black colours by adding black horizontal stripes across red socks. This had led some to predict that a gradient design will also be used on the shirt. However, this new look has reminded a lot of people of a strip previously worn by another Premier League outfit - Watford.
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Fans have begun to predict that the shirt will also likely have a black gradient going down the shirt to match with the leaked design of the socks. Franco Carabajal's prediction for the shirt can be seen above.
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While the black line design does seem like a neat touch to the club's history, fans couldn't help but notice the striking similarity the kit has to one worn by Watford in the 2015/16 season.
The Hornets sported a yellow strip which also had black lines which became more prominent as they went down the shirt. A number of fans were not happy with the ideas for the new shirt, but will have to wait until the official kit launch to see the new design confirmed.