Marseille's Milik Chooses To Wear Replica Version Of Puma Kit

On January 21 2021, Polish striker Arkadiusz Milik joined French club Olympique Marseille from SSC Napoli. He has scored two goals in the the three matches he played so far - now French football equipment specialists Footpack have spotted that the Milik is not wearing the authentic (Player Issue) version of the kit.

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Arkadiusz Milik Opts To Wear Replica Version Of Olympique Marseille Kit

Differences between the authentic and replica Puma kits for 2021-22 include the cut, the material as well as the way the badges are applied. The most remarkable difference are the missing "laser cut" ventilation holes of the replica version.

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One reason could be the coldOne reason for Milik to wear the replica 'Fan' version is possibly because of comfort, but that is rather unlikely. Playing for Napoli, he wore the tight-fitting Kappa kits... Another reason could be that the authentic jersey does not protect as well against the cold.

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What do you think of Arkadiusz Milik wearing the replica version of Puma's Marseille kit? Do you know other players to do so? Comment below.