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Your favourite shirts – ‘Shirt Tales’ competition result

We asked you to name your favourite ever football shirt to be in the hat for a grand prize of a copy of our latest book: ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories.’… This is what you chose – scroll down to … Continue reading

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Favourite Shirts! Tell us yours and win ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories’

We have a copy of ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories’ up for grabs in our new competition… All you have to do is email: garysilke@sky.com  and tell us what your all-time favourite football shirt is. You can (ahem) embroider your … Continue reading

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Strictly Impartial Book of the Month Club

‘Tis almost the season of stocking fillers and Secret Santas, so to kick of the preparations here’s our Strictly Impartial Book of the Month Club: guaranteed no celeb player biogs here! As the definitive story of the genius concept/trainwreck of … Continue reading

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‘Shirt Tales and Short Stories’ now available on Amazon

The latest title in the ‘Got, Not Got’ series, on the subject of football kits, is now available on Amazon… Join us on a trip through the golden age of football strips, in the days before kits were routinely changed … Continue reading

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Wrong Kits Topical Update!

We are beginning to wonder if any club has ever turned up to an away game with entirely the right kit… On Saturday referee Keith Stroud ruled that Barnsley’s blue and black away strip clashed with Palace’s red and blue … Continue reading

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The Wrong Kit… Part Two

Last week we highlighted the phenomenon of ‘borrowed kit’ when a club turns up to an away game with strip that clashes with their hosts… Apparently this is not a rare occurrence…! Daniel ‏@Luzhniki2008 and Football Shirt Geek ‏@FootyShirtGeek both told … Continue reading

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Saturday lunchtime eBay Trawl…

You can look, but you can’t touch… ‘Got, Not Got’ wanders though the valley of lost treasure… What could be better than seeing your new diving action Striker goalie tipping one round the post? Only the same thing, BUT UNDER … Continue reading

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New Liverpool-style Warrior kit revealed for Norwich, Spurs, Carlisle and Milan

Following Liverpool’s unveiling of their new Warrior kit (complete with ‘ancient tribal warrior markings’), Got Not Got can now exclusively reveal the similar new catwalk-style gear destined for the soccer models of Milan (where else?) Norwich City, Carlisle United and Spurs. … Continue reading

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Adidas – 1984-85 Collection…

These Adidas kit graphics are from a 1984-85 MC Sports brochure… Adidas football kits arrived in the UK in the late seventies, so by the time this mid-eighties collection was launched they were on their third kit design for some … Continue reading

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Fun at the Euros: That Holland Kit

More evidence that the European Championships are a bit odd… Remember that sort of fish scale/arrow flights pattern Holland shirt from the Germany 88 tournament? Although it came from Adidas’s experimental era and was a bit bizarre, the players that … Continue reading

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