The first kits from the clubs founding in 1892 to 1896 were blue and white quartered shirts with blue pants. Given theres still a couple more months of this seasons adidas kits, fans will have to be patient to see what designs the german manufacturer have come up. The alternative history of arsenal football club mainstream sport jon spurling. The new arsenal adidas home kit for the 1920 season. The history of the iconic gunners jersey told through an extraordinary collection of match worn shirts by james elkin, simon shakeshaft isbn. Ian wright, tony adams, dennis bergkamp and thierry henry. Blue, white, black, yellow and red means the strip has a massive identity. Manchester uniteds away and third kits of the premier league era. This book covers the first 67 years of arsenal s history and it was written by bernard joy. Official arsenal 1920 home kit official online store.
Arsenal v manchester united uefa champions league semi final. Arsenal stadium, known almost universally by its original name of highbury, was the clubs home from 19 until 2006. True colours football kits the football kit history site. As arsenal return to adidas their 10 best and worst kits in pictures. Here at soccerbible, weve opened our kit vault doors once more to bring you a true icon of the football shirt world. Arsenal s historical red shirt with white sleeves home kit, and more often than not, yellow away kit has been worn by some of the sports greatest players. Puma arsenal football club kids blue short sleeve soccer jersey size 910 euc. View arsenal fc squad and player information on the official website of the premier league.
It has been widely reported that the club were given a set of garibaldi red shirts by nottingham forest but research by mark andrews and andy kelly has cast doubt on this. Vintage arsenal shirts and kit originals from 1970s to. See more ideas about arsenal, arsenal kit and arsenal fc. The home kit has taken inspiration from the strip that was worn during the mid 80s, offering a retro feel but with climalite technology to suit. Among the spectacular designs introduced in the 90s was the infamous bruised banana strip 199193, a kit that consistently appear near the top of any poll of the worst kits. Dial square fc, the clubs first name and brought their old red kit along with them.
In 1986 adidas took over as arsenal s kit manufacturer whose designs included their trademark three stripes, each edged in a contrasting colour. The official illustrated history of highbury stadium 93 years. After kit manufacturers put the finishing touches on their designs ahead of the forthcoming campaign, clubs including arsenal are now in the process of signing off their new looks for the 202021. Elkin, james and shakeshaft, simon, 1993, the arsenal shirt. Akers currently holds the role of honorary president of arsenal women. Great selection of retro and vintage arsenal football shirts and kit featuring home, away, training, player issue editions plus lots of great clearance deals on the gunners current and classic ranges. Despite being donned in the most iconic season of uniteds entire history, it speaks volumes that this. All 50 of their premier league jerseys ranked as the gunners release new away kit.
A new season brings a new kit and fresh hope to all fans of the gunners and show your support with the brand new kit for the 20192020 season by adidas. The adidas football channel brings you the world of cutting edge football. Arsenal football club is also known for winning the secondmost topflight matches in english football history. The 191914 home kit is a deep maroon red and features the very first arsenal crest. E ven for a club based in the cradle of football, evertons history is startling. The firsts came with the arrival of shirt sponsorship read more.
Coverage kicks off with the earliest newspaper reports from 19, covering arsenal s most memorable games and star players, right up to the latest season. Worn by arsenal fc between 197881, the longsleeve red white classic is widely regarded by arsenal fans as the best looking arsenal. The 125th anniversary home shirts for the 201112 season capture the spirit and history of arsenal football club, the new home shirt features a bespoke crest to highlight the proud origins of the club 125 years ago. Arsenals historical red shirt with white sleeves home kit, and more often than not, yellow away kit has been worn by some of the sports greatest players. The history of arsenal football club between 1886 and 1966 covers the time from the clubs. Arsenals home, highbury, was completely redeveloped, with leitchs stands from 19 demolished and replaced with modern art deco stands. Arsenal women is the womens football club affiliated to arsenal. In fact it appeared just once, in an article written by kennedy for the book of football. Iconic match worn shirts from the history of the gunners elkin, james, shakeshaft, simon on. The history of arsenal football club between 1886 and 1966 covers the time from the clubs foundation, through the first two major periods of success the 1930s, and the late 1940s and early 1950s, respectively and the clubs subsequent decline to midtable status in the 1960s arsenal football club was founded in 1886 as a munition workers team from woolwich, then in kent, now southeast. Home, away and third shirt concept designs for the new season we enlisted the help of requestakit and its fair to say they have delivered the three transfers that should act as a warning to arsenal over bukayo saka contract talks. Arsenal soccer merchandise for sale shop with afterpay. The original home kit from the first season at highbury.
Memories of my career with arsenal fc and wales paperback. Arsenal fc nike home kit jersey size 2xl epl soccer football. The yellow and blue away strip contrasted with liverpools all red in the. Arsenal fc squad information 20192020 premier league. Find out more about the history of manchester united kits at united kits and historical football kits. Where can i find a good book on the history of arsenal. Top 10 books about arsenal bleacher report latest news. This is a real collectors item in arsenal s history and great to compare with the 20052006 arsenal kit which was modelled on.
Get all the latest news, match video, injury updates, tv information, player info, match stats, tickets, shirts and more homepage. Arsenal football books and dvds and a virtual aerial tour of the emirates stadium. The home kit has taken inspiration from the strip that was worn during the mid 80s, offering a retro feel but with climalite technology to suit the modern game. During this time, they have won nine league titles, five fa cups and the 1985 cup winners cup. The 1920 kit overview includes all promoted teams as well as the latest leaks and releases. Retro arsenal shirt and kit arsenal gifts great gift. As the start of the new season edges closer, a majority of new home, away and third kits for 20192020 have been released around europe. Iconic match worn shirts from the history of the gunners. Weve once again made a big update to the 201920 kit overview. Arsenal football football kits arsenal kit club history friends board sports supreme t shirt. Official arsenal books official online store arsenal direct. The story of arsenal in n5 is also good some of the same material is in both books. Arsenal kits all arsenal shirts and jerseys from 201920. The official home kits color of arsenal is red and white.
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The big change spotted ahead of arsenal adidas kit release. Gain exclusive access to our players, go behind the scenes with our teams and. In common with the current home kit, it bears the clubs motto, victoria concordia crescit, inside its neck. In keeping with this, arsenal s home shirt design is a purists delight, with clear lines between the red and the white, and the o2 logo in the middle. The 197980 season truly was a campaign of firsts and lasts on the kit front. Check out the evolution of arsenal fcs soccer jerseys on football kit archive. Show support for your team with one of our arsenal football shirts or full arsenal football kit.
The home kit, the bruised banana away kit and third kit have all been greatly received by the majority of arsenal fans which has heightened expectation over whats in store for next season. Arsenal were originally formed as dial square fc in 1886 by workers at the woolwich armaments factory in south london. The history of arsenal football club between 1886 and 1966 covers the time from the clubs foundation, through the first two major periods of success and the clubs subsequent decline to midtable status in the 1960s. Browse the official arsenal book collection on everything from football.
Arsenal book personalised edition historic newspapers. They turned professional in 1891 and joined the football league two years later. A s one of the most successful and beloved clubs in england, arsenal football club was always a magnet for the public. All our arsenal kit is 100% original and includes branded apparel from the late 1970s up to present day. Arsenal were founded in 1886 as dial square, but a month later they changed their name to royal arsenal fc. If there is a mustread book about the history of arsenal, this is it.
News of arsenals new kit deal with adidas was gleefully received by most of the. Over the years the kits have gone though several changes. The name was changed to the more imposing it has been widely reported that the club were given a set of garibaldi red shirts by nottingham forest but research by mark andrews and andy kelly has cast doubt on this. Here we look at all of the arsenal kits from this season. If you want to get her a really nice coffeetable type book with loads of amazing photos, you could try to find a copy of the arsenal stadium history i also really liked that rebels for the cause book thats already been mentioned, thats a great entertaining read. Great books about current and former arsenal players and arsenal managers and the history of arsenal football club. Enjoy our selection of books featuring everything from past and present player biographies, to football history and annuals. Considering its international popularity, you should not be surprised that people all over want to know more about soccer. It is a strange paradox that while the grief of football fansand it is real grief is private we each have an individual relationship with our clubs, and i think that we are secretly convinced that none of the other fans understands quite why we have been harder hit than anyone else we are forced to mourn in public, surrounded by people whose hurt is expressed in forms different from. Another great home kit from adidas and will keep my eye out for a deal so i can pick one up.1275 1303 408 937 452 166 832 154 1374 1464 1217 1265 478 1530 1589 736 1262 159 1436 619 237 1075 1494 298 514 721 331 809 501 1278 1458 1056 171 34