STYLE – Official original Home shirt from 1980, short sleeve
SEASONS – 1980-82
SIZE – Adult Men’s Medium (M)
MANUFACTURER - Adidas
FEATURES – White home shirt with a black pinstripe running down each side. Iconic Adidas 3 stripes in black running down each sleeve. Printed Black Adidas logo as worn by the national team. Printed DFB crest. Original #9 print affixed to the back of the shirt.
CONDITION – Excellent condition – Lovely smooth material feel to the whole shirt with a bright white colour, amazing for its age. Adidas logo is brilliant with only a slight fade. Germany crest is pristine with no marks and a strong black colour. A couple of small stains on the shirt (see photos). No pulls or holes. Original #9 on the reverse is excellent with no cracks or fading. Label is excellent, with information still clear. Overall 8.5/10
INFO – This great shirt was worn by the German team at the 1982 Espana World Cup where they managed to finish runners up to Italy. This competition saw the first ever penalty shootout at a world cup which Germany won 5-4 to knock France out. Greats to wear this rare shirt include Karl Heinz Rummenigge, Klaus Fischer, Hansi Muller, Karlheinz Forster and Horst Hrubesch. #9 for Germany Hrubesch was known for his aerial ability and was even nicknamed the ‘header beast’. He scored 6 goals in his 21 caps for his country and since retirement went on to become the manger of the women’s national side.