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Re: Team Colours

on Sat Apr 18, 2009 8:01 pm
Green Version of Wednesday looks brilliant.

What a people's thoughts on the away jersey?

I think drawing inspiration from Parma would be great..

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Re: Team Colours

on Sat Apr 18, 2009 9:00 pm
Schifty wrote:Green Version of Wednesday looks brilliant.

What a people's thoughts on the away jersey?

I think drawing inspiration from Parma would be great..


I like that too.
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 4:54 am
I liked the Sheff Wed strip with the gold trim. i don't want it to look like Celtic, rather it be original. :)
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 11:44 am
Lahrio wrote:I liked the Sheff Wed strip with the gold trim. i don't want it to look like Celtic, rather it be original. :)

Maybe a bit of blue on the collar as well, that way the alternate actually uses colours on our main jersey, even if some are only subtle :)
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 11:51 am
Que? wrote:Here's the Sheff Wed jersey modified for Canberra needs (except for the logo and all) , with a gold trim

That looks really good
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:32 pm


i had a go at altering it to inlude logo and sposors.
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:40 pm
Que? wrote:Here's the Sheff Wed jersey modified for Canberra needs (except for the logo and all) , with a gold trim

Pretty good. Maybe slightly darker green, and maybe blue shoulder piping (to tone down the gold a bit).

Change strip of blue with gold/white/green touches (probably not striped again though - maybe yellow sleeves).

Loving that it's the Sheff Wednesday jersey that gets used as the template. Although that one shown here is obviously unlucky (as it has a white centre stripe rather than blue)

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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 1:42 pm
i don't know about the blue Jlsa?

i'm happy with the exact one there.

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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 3:13 pm
yea i think a darker green more like the w-league jersey would look better maybe touches of orange aswell
werder bremen?
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 3:14 pm
what about the ACT coat of arms like the brumbies have
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Re: Team Colours

on Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:24 pm
thom_canberra wrote:what about the ACT coat of arms like the brumbies have

technically the brumbies aren't a canberran side as they have dropped the canberra association in their name/branding. i'm guessing that's the reason they have the coat of arms instead of something iconic to canberra.
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 12:45 pm
The ACT coat of arms would incorporate well into a club emblem, portcullis at the centre etc. But Ivan and the bid team are pretty keen to encompass areas outside the ACT (much like the brumbies have) and to do that you have to lose the Canberra-centric name and badge.

As for colours. Green hoops for me.
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 2:31 pm
yes but the team would still be based in canberra, it would have to have a name with canberra in it don't you think?
and i agree that the ACT coat of arms would incorporate well into a club emblem-
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 2:59 pm
thom_canberra wrote:yes but the team would still be based in canberra, it would have to have a name with canberra in it don't you think?
and i agree that the ACT coat of arms would incorporate well into a club emblem-

For sure. I'm all for "Canberra FC" or "Canberra Utd" or some such name that locks in Canberra as the team base. I'm not a fan of diluting support by trying to be all things to all people. If people from the "capital region" want to support us then good. If not, so be it.
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 4:23 pm
Que? wrote:Here's the Sheff Wed jersey modified for Canberra needs (except for the logo and all) , with a gold trim

Everytime I look at his jersey it just stands out - I would love if it looked something like this and would happily wear it - The away kit would look good with this design and a blue and yellow theme as well.
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 5:17 pm
I say we scrap the green and go for black and white like PAOK


if u dont like that maybe we can add a touch of yellow to it like juventus
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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 5:30 pm
or we could stick with the green?

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Re: Team Colours

on Tue Apr 21, 2009 8:46 pm
Black and white?
No way, that just brings connotations to Collingwood..and that is the LAST thing we want.



How bout green and blue? Would help with the Northern Fury clash.

Seattle have an alright strip with those colours:


Home:


Away:



Perhaps in darker green(like the w-league strip) and/or a different style...they'd probably end up with Reebok as their kit supplier anyway.
Hmm, looks kinda like Raiders gear at a glance...donno if that's a good or bad thing.

Green definately needs to stay the main colour though.

Gonna post a few other ideas for strips when I get a chance to mess around in photoshop.
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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 1:08 am
I agree that we should stick with Green. It is already the colour for the W-League and the Raiders. It is pretty much the colour for Canberra sporting teams in my opinion. :D

I kind of like the idea of traditional stripes rather than a complex jersey design like some of the 'newer' teams in World Football are bringing out.
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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 11:13 am
Yid_Army wrote:
Que? wrote:Here's the Sheff Wed jersey modified for Canberra needs (except for the logo and all) , with a gold trim

Everytime I look at his jersey it just stands out - I would love if it looked something like this and would happily wear it - The away kit would look good with this design and a blue and yellow theme as well.

I think it is perfect, the only possible change I would make is have some white on the sleeve, like the Juve top.
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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 6:57 pm
I reckon we need a jersey completely different from the other clubs. Even scrap Reebok as the jersey sponsor and get nike or addidas to give us a cool design.
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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 7:34 pm
yeah well there's no club with stripes really esp green and white.

and also reebok is a sponsor of the a-league so the teams have to have their shirts

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Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 7:44 pm
Need to look at the colours in terms of marketing- Differentiate the team colours from other canberra sporting teams (otherwise ppl will bring raiders merchandise to the games) in addition to other A League teams.

I recommend choosing army colours or combinations of army green and an earthy brown. Mountains, Defence Force all in the territory.

Sorry to spoil the party for ppl wanting bright shrek green, but a darker green still is a green you know.

cheers!

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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 8:13 pm


this for a home strip?



this for an away strip?



this for an alternate strip?
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Re: Team Colours

on Wed Apr 22, 2009 9:10 pm
love the alternate strip, works well
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