Barcelona accused of leaking 2020-21 Man United home kit on YouTube

Barcelona vs Manchester United on YouTube

On Sunday night, on Barcelona’s official YouTube page, the Catalans broadcasted a PES2020 match against Manchester United.

In the description of the event on YouTube, Barcelona wrote:

Enjoy a friendly PES 2020 match between FC Barcelona and Manchester United with Guilherme Fonseca (@GuiFera01), Saúl Chávez (@the_palma2) and Henrique Mesquita (@HenrykinhO_MG) representing Barça and Eldridge O’Niel (@E_c_oneill), Kamel El Morabet (@Kams10_) and Mikolaj Zietek (@Mikolay_17) representing ManU, from both team’s esports division.


Did Barcelona leak the 2020-21 Man United home kit?

Prior to the game kicking off, eagle-eyed social media watchers noticed something interesting in the thumbnail used by Barcelona to promote the event.

Barcelona included a digital image of an unfamiliar Man United kit.

Soon after, Barcelona changed the thumbnail to include an image of Paul Pogba wearing the current 2019-20 Man United strip.

So did Barcelona leak the new Man United home strip?

That remains to be seen, however it’s worth noting that the following image has been doing the rounds on social media for several weeks:


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Manchester United 20-21 Home Kit Prediction by @Nikita_23K⠀ ⠀ #adidasfootball #manchesterunited

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Is this the new Man United 2020-21 away kit?

Another image spreading online which will no doubt pique the interest of Man United fans concerns the club’s possible 2020-21 away kit.

Footy Headlines reported back in January that Man United’s next away strip would be predominantly ‘legacy green’.


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This article was edited by Conor Laird.