In the mad, money-driven world of football, some ratherinteresting and sometimes shocking kits have been wornuponthe field of play. This book is a full-colour celebrationofsome of the most outrageous strips foisted upon the poorplayers and the loyal fans, both for club and country,fromclashing colours and disastrous designs to surprisingsponsorsand bad luck omens.
Written by a leading authority on kit design and withanecdotes from fans, this book is a wry look back at someofthe more bizarre decisions taken by marketing companiesandclubs alike.Ranging from Victorian outfits to modern-day efforts, TheWorst Football Kits of All Time is also a history of thekit, thegame and some of the many characters who have played,watched, loved and despaired at this most noble (andsometimes ignoble) of sports.Set to delight fans old and young alike, this book makestheperfect gift and an excellent reference guide.Illustrated withphotographs, caricatures and kit designs, this is an easytoread, vivid, vibrant and downright humorous treat for theeyes. It's a must have for the more serious kithistorians, thelads and lasses down the pub or the boy in his bedroom,surrounded by posters of his heroes, standing proud inthe(occasionally monstrous) colours of their club andcountry.
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