Recently shared by football memorabilia collector John Daniels, these antique “Athletic Manufacturer” catalogue pages give an insight into the football outfitting scene of 1904.

The Frank Sugg brochure features striking shirts in wonderful fabrics such as merino and flannelette, with countless combination options on designs, cuts and necks - button and lace-up, of course, and “Shakespeare” collars. If anything, it could be said that - sublimation of graphics aside - a truly bespoke kit was easier to come by 117 years ago than it is today!

Something new has made its debut over on our sister site, DesignFootball.com. The kitvote section, with a True Colours feature of the 1992-93 Premier League Home kits.

Illustrated by John Devlin in his trademark style, it’s a collection of designs bound to get the nostalgia juices flowing, with long-missed manufacturers and sponsors as well as wonderful examples of 90s design.

 

Luxurious leather, pure adidas heritage. Inspired by a '90s Predator icon, these limited-collection football boots keep you comfortably locked in when you hit the pitch.

Identical to the original Accelerator in every way, the soft K-leather upper has its signature rubber elements on the strike zone. Underneath, a groundbreaking split outsole brings you speeding back to the present.

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For the second half of the Ligue 1 Uber Eats season, Uhlsport released their latest official match ball in silver-grey with navy and fluo red accents.

The official match ball of the French Ligue 1 is characterized by its innovative thermobonding technology, which minimizes the water absorption of the ball.

Serial predictor and DF member Corinth has provided a set of speculative AS Roma shirts for 2021-22.

With tongue firmly in cheek, these mockups for the Italian Serie A side were provoked by the notion that the Giallorossi will shortly be sporting kits produced by Reebok - remember them?...

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Designer Emre Gultekin has form when it comes to producing detailed kit histories of some of the world’s most famous teams - Argentina’s Club Atlético River Plate is certainly deserving of the treatment.

Without question, the Buenos Aires giants bring to mind one look above all: the red diagonal sash - or “band” - on a white shirt base. For sure, there are plenty of examples of this in Emre’s retrospective, albeit there’s much more to Los Millionarios’ aesthetical evolution.

Drive your opponents crazy with PUMA Future Z 1.1 FG/AG football boots in Yellow Alert/Black/White, featuring a new FUZIONFIT+ adaptive midfoot compression band for next-level lockdown.

Built for progressive, dynamic players like Neymar Jr, the PUMA Future Z 1.1 FG/AG is all about quickness: quick mind, quick feet.

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Club Deportivo Guadalajara - Chivas - have unveiled their new Puma Third shirt for their 2021 Liga MX campaign.

The legendary Mexican side have a deep blue shirt as a second change option, with embellishment which nods to the oft-referenced French-inspired ethos by way of what appears to be a French Tricolore-styled central stripe. In fact, the feature is a cross which finds its horizontal portion jettisoned in favour of iconic sponsor Caliente.

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