This Manchester United shirt is Admiral at its best. Huge v-neck collar with red & white trim on the sleeves and a massive sewn-on crest. It was Manchester United’s shirt from 1975-79 and they wore it when they won the FA cup in 1977.
Who wore it:
The trio of future managers; Steve Coppell, Lou Macari and Sammy McIlroy all donned it.
What game made it famous:
Manchester United wore it in the 1977 FA cup final against Liverpool. United won 2-1 and there were 3 goals scored in 4 minutes. Stuart Pearson opened the scoring for United (on 51 mins) before Jimmy Case equalised (53 mins). By the time Liverpool fans stopped celebrating Jimmy Greenhoff scoring the winner (55 mins).