Does the colour of your team’s jersey affect their performance? The unbelievable scientific answer.

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Is it healthful?

Short ‘n’ healthful article: 

I chose several of my sports teams based on their colours – black and white. Plain, simple, suave – how could they not lose?  Well despite their extreme suaveness, each of my teams are consistent. Consistently mediocre! So this made me think, does the colour of a team’s kit determine their sports performance?  Oh and more importantly, if you’re starting a new sports team which colour kit should you choose?

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The science:

Well, ladies and gentleman a new study has answered this exact question. In this study there were two parts. 

In part one, players analysed the position of virtual players wearing either white or green kits. Player position was 5% better assessed when players wore white outfits compared to green outfits.  One would think, this should then correlate with a slight improvement in performance – 5% perhaps?

In the second part of the study, researchers…

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