Remember those Columbus Crew kits that made news headlines earlier this year?
Well, they made an appearance in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday night in a match that will likely go down as one of the greatest in Chelsea FC history: a 2-2 draw in Barcelona which earned Chelsea a spot in the final.
Sure, the Chelsea stripes are horizontal and the Crew's go vertical, but the concept is basically the same. And Columbus Crew president Mark McCullers made sure to let everyone know earlier today:
Was it just me or did Chelsea's kit yesterday look very similar to the Crew secondary kit?— Mark McCullers (@CrewPrez) April 25, 2012