LEAKED: Nike 20-21 Third Kits to Be Inspired by Classic Air Max Sneakers

Today we are finally able to reveal the theme of next season's Nike third kits. After this year's 1990s-inspired designs, the Nike 2020-21 third kits will be inspired by iconic Nike Air Max sneakers - one shoe for each club.


The Nike Chelsea 20-21 third kit will be inspired by the Nike Air Max 180 - a pattern inspired by the sneaker's logo is expected to appear all over the shirt. The red-and-blue colorway is a nod to a classic colorway as well.

Chelsea 20-21 Third Kit Design & Colors Leaked


Joining the Nike Elite club next season, Liverpool's third kit will be black. Unfortunately it's now known which Air Max will inspire this one (yet).

Liverpool 20-21 Third Kit Socks Leaked - Checker Design

Tottenham Hotspur

The Tottenham Hotspur 2020-21 third kit will be mainly yellow, inspired by the Air Max 95.

Tottenham Hotspur 20-21 Third Kit Colors & Info Leaked

Nike Air Max Inspired Tottenham 20-21 Collection Leaked

Atletico Madrid

The Atletico 20-21 third kit will be 'volt' - we have learned that the design will be inspired by the Nike Air Max 2.

Exclusive: Atlético 20-21 Third Kit Colors & Info Leaked

Nike Atlético Madrid 20-21 Shirt Leaked - Air Max 2 2004 Inspired

FC Barcelona

It's not known which Air Max will inspire the design of the pink Barcelona 20-21 third kit (yet).

Barcelona 20-21 Third Kit to Be Pink


The full Nike Inter 20-21 third kit has been leaked already. While the design is a clear homage to the Umbro 1997-98 third kit, worn by Ronaldo in his first season at the club, the Air Max linked to it is the Air Max 97. It's a shoe that's very popular in Italy and has been re-issued multiple times by Nike recently.

Inter 20-21 Third Kit Leaked - 1997-98 Tribute

1997 Ronaldo Mercurial Inspired: Unique Nike Inter Milan 20-21 Shirt Leaked


The AS Roma 20-21 third kit will be black, while we've heard that the design might be inspired by the classic Air Max 'Safari'.

AS Roma 20-21 Third Kit Colors & Info Leaked


The PSG 20-21 third jersey will bring a very classy design, combining a 'bordeaux' base with 'truly gold' for accents and logos. Since the Paris Saint-Germain third kit next season will be released under Jordan Brand, it's not 100% certain that it will be part of the Air Max celebrations.

Jordan PSG 20-21 Third Kit - Socks + Colors & Info Leaked


Completing the range of Nike 'Elite' teams, the Galatasaray 20-21 third kit will be inspired by the Nike Air Max Tn "Ultra Tiger" with its trademark red-to-yellow gradient design. It's of course not yet known how exactly this gradient design will play out on the actual kit but the prediction below offers a possible look.

Nike Galatasaray 2020-21 Home, Away & Third Kits Predictions

Stay tuned for more info about Nike's upcoming third kits in the near future.

What do you think about Nike looking back to its iconic Air Max sneakers for the 20-21 third kits? Comment below, and check out the Kit Overview for more.