Wasps are celebrating their 150th anniversary and have released a special kit for this season and it is a pretty decent affair.
New kits inevitably get compared to those that went before. So let’s take a trip down sartorial memory lane.
The whole kit from collar to toe just works. It also delivered their first Premiership title after Wasps smashed Gloucester 39-2 in the final at Twickenham. This good-looking kit was really the start of Canterbury knocking it out the park for the men in black and gold year in, year out.
4. 2017 – 2018
Considering the tarmac looking shirt that came before (2016/17), the 150th-anniversary jersey is very clean cut. Will Wasps have special memories of the new shirt? We will find out. It’s certainly the best of their Under Armour jerseys.
This was a season which promised much for Wasps but ended disappointingly, missing out on the play-offs on the final day of the season. The same can’t be said about the shirt as it looked great. This was a fundamentally simple design with just enough panache to set it apart