National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) logo

National Premier Soccer League logo
Red and blue, which are probably the most popular colors in the sports logo design, have adopted a unique and recognizable look in the National Premier Soccer League logo. How has the designer achieved this result?
National Premier Soccer League logo history


To begin with, he steered clear of the shade of blue used on the US flag and opted for a more muted, greyish part of the palette. Red, by contrast, is more vivid and lighter than the one used on the flag. Also, a cool metallic shade of grey has been added to the design. Not only does it help to make the palette more distinctive, but it also adds some dimension to the NPSL logo and creates the illusion of shades.
NPSL logo