New England Revolution players in new 2016 jersey

The New England Revolution are following up on last year's city flag kit with a new take on their traditional home jersey, released Thursday night. Inspired by the jackets of the revolutionary war era, the red and white bar design sits prominently at the center. Check out the front and back:

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While honoring the war that gave this team its name, they also pay homage to being one of the original ten in the MLS with “1996” sitting on the inside neck insert:

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Here's a closer look at the team's logo on the jersey:

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And here's how the MLS crest looks on it:


The Revs will sport this primary jersey at their first regular season home game, Mar. 12 against D.C. United (3 p.m. ET, MLS LIVE). Click here to get your own now from MLSStore.com.