SAFC Unveil New 2012/13 Home Kit

18 July 2012, 13:46 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

Sunderland AFC has revealed its brand new home kit for the 2012-13 Barclays Premier League season.

The new strip is now available to pre-order at and will go on sale in store and online at 8am on Thursday 9th August.

Sunderland's traditional red and white shirt sports the famous three stripes of adidas, and features the latest ClimaCool fabric designed to regulate the body temperature and actively conduct heat away from the body.

The black shorts are trimmed with red and, in a change to last season, the players will sport black socks with a red trim.

The club is also offering fans the chance to stand proud alongside Martin O'Neill and his players in their 'biggest ever team photo', as every fan who purchases the new adidas 2012-13 home replica shirt will be invited to take part in a photo with the team.

This once in a lifetime opportunity will bring together Black Cats? supporters young and old, along with the first-team squad and backroom staff.

The event will take place at the Stadium of Light in October, and all those who take part receive a free commemorative copy of the picture.

Fans that pre-order the new home shirt in store or online before launch on will receive an exclusive free home scarf, while stocks last.

The official 2012-13 home kit will be on sale at Sunderland;s new-look store at the Stadium of Light on Thursday 9th August from 8am.