From Diamond To Swoosh: England Sever Their Umbro Ties


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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2 Responses

  1. Dave Wallace says:

    Are you suggesting that the previous kit had the wrong coloured shorts? The blue shorts?

    When I was growing up England always played in blue shorts? the white shorts are wrong. Who made the decision to play in all white? Pah!

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