Cash strapped English club Notts County ask Juventus to repay 116 year old favour!

first_imgImage Courtesy: Shutterstock/WikipediaAdvertisement 9jvfNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs6t6v5oWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Enm( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 31jdvWould you ever consider trying this?😱46oCan your students do this? 🌚voRoller skating! Powered by Firework Juventus FC have ditched their age old black and white stripes in their new home kit for 2018-2019 season, the colours that were originally the courtesy of English side Notts County FC back in 1903, who are now hoping that the Bianconeri will return the favour.Advertisement Image Courtesy: Shutterstock/WikipediaThe National League side, currently under financial struggles, are yet to receive the fresh batch of kits from Puma, with whom they are under contract since 2017, and are ready to ask Juventus to help get the new kits for the upcoming season.The Turin based club were primary users of the colour pink on their kits. But to avoid mismatch with Serie A side Palermo, the club adopted the famous zebra stripes of the Magpies, courtesy to one English footballer John Savage who was a Juventus player.Advertisement Cut back to 116 years later, Alan Hardy’s club has been under an economic meltdown, and is seeking aid from their century old Italian mates.Nottingham South’s MP, British Labour Party’s Lilian Greenwood is set to write to Maurizio Sarri’s side for the Meadow Lane club’s aid within this week.Advertisement “Ever since Notts gave Juventus their black and white stripes back in 1903, there has been a real history and affinity between the clubs,” she said in an interview with NJottinghamshire Live.“With the crisis that is currently happening at Notts County, and the fact the players are still wearing old kit, writing to Juventus seemed like a good idea  to see if they could help out.“What a fantastic gesture it would be if, 116 years later, they could return the favour and assist Notts in getting new shirts for next season. There is no harm in asking the question.” she added. Advertisementlast_img

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