UEFA Euro 2012, one of soccer's top international competitions, kicks off June 8. In anticipation of this eagerly awaited event, Playbook is teaming up with ESPN FC to offer sights and other delights from each participating nation.
New kits are nothing new to the nations competing in Euro 2012. But in France, Les Bleus got some special help modeling (and photographing) the away white uniforms that debuted for the coming competition.
Below we see the home and away uniforms modeled -- with players for the stacked French side wearing the former, and esteemed guests donning the latter.
Why is the rooster featured on the crest on France's jersey?