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Herculez Gomez Likes the New U.S. National Team Uniforms, Kate Upton

The unveiling of the new U.S. men’s national team away jerseys was met with mixed reactions from fans and media.

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Okay, maybe that's not completely true; Almost everyone's first-blush response was something along the lines of, 'Ew.' While their aesthetic merits are debatable, at least one thing seems obvious about the new threads: they look like the firecracker pops you enjoyed throughout your childhood.

Less than an hour before the USMNT debuted the new red, white and blue gear for a friendly against Mexico on Wednesday night, 31-year-old forward Herculez Gomez, apparently cognizant of their resemblance to the popular frozen treats, presented a strong visual case for why everyone should love the new kits.

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I think Gomez might have won over some critics.
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