huge blow shining Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Naturally, when rumours of the new direction first surfaced, a number of fans were distraught – how dare adidas mess with tradition and history, they cried. tense LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS no dice REPLY Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Juventus’ kit for next season has received mixed reviews, but it is thought the drastic change is down to marketing reasons.The Italian champions have ditched the famous black and white stripes and replaced them with a monochrome look. Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card ADVICE Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Getty Images 1 Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ gameday cracker REVEALED Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Cristiano Ronaldo wearing the new Juventus kit during their match with Roma A choice. An oath. Stand together. BE THE STRIPES. ⚫️⚪️ Introducing our new 19/20 home kit by @adidasfootball – get yours now: https://t.co/lLiqnGe5O1 #ForzaJuve #DareToCreate #BeTheStripes pic.twitter.com/Z2dOaUzc7s— JuventusFC (@juventusfcen) May 12, 2019However, Football Italia have suggested the design has been chosen to appeal to fans across the Atlantic.The rumour claims research suggests black and white stripes remind American fans of referees given this is what officials in baseball and American Football wear. It would seem the club is hoping the shirt will prove popular with supporters across the Atlantic with Cristiano Ronaldo the face of the brand.Juve claimed their eighth consecutive Serie A title this season but are still chasing a third Champions League title that has so far eluded them.They were beaten in the quarter-finals by Ajax and have not won the competition since 1996.