Football shirts

Every World Cup 2018 shirt rated and slated out of 10

What’s one way to build maximum excitement ahead of the 2018 World Cup? Nike, Adidas, Errea, Hummel, Umbro, New Balance and Puma go toe to toe in the war of the kits. Manufacturers tend to raise their game for a World Cup year. While we’ve seen Nike take a pretty casual approach to club kits […]

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Fernando Duarte’s favourite Flamengo shirt will remind you of a whooping for Liverpool

We spoke to football writer Fernando Duarte about sponsor pollution and Zico wonder goals and when Flamengo played Liverpool in the Intercontinental Cup. What was your first ever football shirt? A 1981 Flamengo away shirt, the same uniform they used to win the Libertadores and thump Liverpool in the Intercontinental Cup (3-0). A 1981 Flamengo away […]

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David Michael’s first Aston Villa shirt is much better than a Curly Wurly

WE CAUGHT UP WITH DAVID MICHAEL OF ASTON VILLA BLOG AND SUPPORTER GROUP MY OLD MAN SAID TO TALK; SWAPPING HIS ASTON VILLA SHIRT FOR A CURLY WURLY, SUBBUTEO AND EDER BRAZIL GOALS.

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This Manchester United legend’s shirt collection is on another level

Gary Neville’s shirt collection from his time with Manchester United and England will make you weep.
Ronaldo. Del Piero. Maldini. Cantona. Former Manchester United and England right back Gary Neville has some special football shirts in his locker. Here are 10 of his best.

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James Young’s favourite Manchester City goal will remind you of a Georgian wizard

We caught up with Brazil based football writer James Young – who writes for The Independent, Sports Illustrated, The Blizzard, and World Soccer, among others – to talk grotesque Manchester City shirts, Kinky wonder goals and skimpy Brazilian shorts.

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