The Tottenham Hotspur shirt that Gazza only got to wear once

  • In the 1991 FA cup final Tottenham Hotspur wore the Umbro shirt for first time.
  • Tottenham Hotspur beat Nottingham Forest in extra time.
  • But it was the only time Gazza got to wear the shirt as he injured himself.
  • You can grab that shirt on eBay for £3.20

Gazza will have mixed feelings when he sees the 1991-3 Tottenham Hotspur home shirt.

The white Umbro shirt made it debut as Tottenham Hotspur faced Nottingham Forest in the FA Cup final in 1991.

Gazza was only able to wear the shirt for 17 minutes as he was stretchered off after tearing his cruciate ligaments.   In those 17 minutes he committed 2 horrific fouls.  One that led to Stuart Pearce banging in a free kick and the other that led to his injury.

1991-93 Tottenham Hotspur Umbro

The shirt was thick white with a blue collar and huge crest.  It was the final season in which Umbro as printed on the shirt with a lowercase ‘u’.  This shirt is a classic with THFC embroidered in the print.

Gazza did not wear the shirt the following season as he was out injured before being sold to Lazio.

Where can I find the 1991 Tottenham Hotspur shirt?

This shirt is currently on eBay for a bargain £14 and ends Sunday 13th August.  Keep an eye in our marketplace for loads more Tottenham Hotspur classics.

mjmaxwell

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