Adidas honors Manchester United history with the 2016/17 home jersey. Manchester United was originally named Newton Heath when formed in 1878. The front of the jersey features a red half-and-half design, inspired by the original green and gold jersey worn by that club. adidas and United logos are embroidered on the front. "Newton Heath" is screened inside the collar, with MUFC on the back. White stripes run down the sides. ClimaCool technology. 100% polyester.