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Real Madrid Reveal Adidas Champions League Away Kit

26/08/2014 13:24 BST | Updated 26/08/2014 13:59 BST

Real Madrid and adidas have launched the new kit the club will wear in this season’s Champions League... And it features a dragon.

Galácticos such as Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodríguez and Toni Kroos will wear the all-black kit as Madrid attempt to become the first team ever to retain the Champions League.

The striking new kit has been designed by Japanese design revolutionary and long term adidas collaborator Yohji Yamamoto, bringing together a global design legend with one of the biggest football clubs in the world.

The design collaboration aims to "unify the values ​​of Madridismo focused on its two main elements, greatness and determination". Adidas add "both elements are represented by two mythical beasts which originate from the Eastern culture and are interlaced on the front of the shirt."

Welshman Bale, of course, claimed Real's winner in the Champions League final victory over Atlético Madrid.

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Real won their 10th European Cup in Lisbon in May

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Bale scored Real's Champions League final winner against Atlético Madrid