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    Default The great Replica shirt scam.......

    I used to think that purchasing the shirt was all part of supporting your team......now I just pick em up when they are going cheap.

    How many clubs have had a host of new kits for next season ????
    I know United have always been the ones in the press but I have seen loads of diff shirts already.........

    And is it just me or are we all getting shafted with the Nike shirts.... its f@@king identical to all the others with the stripe along the back.... same with the Reebok stuff.....

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    the sad thing is, i have this need to always have the latest kits..........yet i know i am being taken for a ride.......

    although all clubs change their strip every other year....it does seem a hell of a lot more on utd's part........
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    f@@king hell webby, how many have you had of late ???

    You got another new red en this season, and you had the Champs laegue last season as well as the away if I am remembering correctly

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    It is a piss take. I bought a Leeds 72 shirt a few years back. Can't be arsed with buying a new strip each season, and the prices are getting ridiculous.

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    What gets me is a Bolton Away shirt is 40 quid everywhere in Bolton and the United shirt is between 32 and 35 !!

    I know that they are cheaper as the bulk they sell in but other teams shirts are similar and made of the same keep you dry, breathe easy, water proof, radiation blocking bollocks

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    Originally posted by superflysi
    f@@king hell webby, how many have you had of late ???

    You got another new red en this season, and you had the Champs laegue last season as well as the away if I am remembering correctly
    eye fair doo's mate
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    Know that Man Utd have 5 different first team shirts.

    Red, White, Blue, Gold and one other.

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    soccer sport were advertising leeds new away strip for 32 today now if only i could persuade the kids to wear a shirt on their feet instead of a 100+ pair of nike air max that will be in bits within 3 months. (yes i was there in my capacity as a mobile cashpoint )

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    ABCMAN, We've all done it at some point as kids.

    lol

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    the lates nike manu home kit comes with an expiry date which is the end of next (2003/4) season

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    I haven't bought a shirt for about 15 years and neither will I when 40 is what they are asking every year. I just wear a little badge on my jumper or coat, that cost me about 1 about 12 years ago and still has the yorkshire rose emblem which i much prefer. I also have a retro 70's LU football emblem badge passed down from my dad, but that's far too precious to wear...........

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    Originally posted by MajorFU
    the lates nike manu home kit comes with an expiry date which is the end of next (2003/4) season
    just like the white england kit has....
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    I have just got badges on my cap...... a traditional crest with FOOTBALL CLUB still on it before the PLC dropped it as its a business the BASTARDS . Also have the devil on its own......

    Like Czar, got a nice hand me down from my mum , thats worth a few quid United vs Benfica 68

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    I dont go for all theese new shirts, but if som malaysian kid wants to give $100 to the club to help the coffes thats his own dumb ass fault

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    about 70% of the shirts are sold to kids, i have bought a few as presents for my nephew and for 35 quid or most times cheaper they are a bargain, he wears it constantly and gets more than enough wear out of it, compare that to a 20 quid plain nike t-shirt not a bad deal really.

    Liverscum have had more kits than any other team in the last 5 years, inc Utd and i do believe at the end of the season or maybe next they will be changing sponsor again the word on the grapevine is Kappa although Nike will prop go for them as they do better shell suits, i was also glad to see the great charity give away last week 10000 shell suits from Manchester to Liverpool via the commonwealth commity
    If you had to walk a thousand miles, who's shoes would you wear?

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    Who would pay 40 for this?


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    mjf5 i notice you say your from salford
    you must be one of the few man utd supporter that comes from
    salford city.is that in greater manchester
    Get your stinkin' paws off me, you damn dirty ape!"

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    Everton are releasing 3 new kits this season an replacin teh away kit i bought last season after only one season. What makes it worse is that the kits for this season are only goin to last for THIS season, they are replacin them nxt season for the 125th anniversary . The only advantage is that i work at sports soccer so i get a discount of the cheaper prices neway .

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    Originally posted by sbaxter9
    mjf5 i notice you say your from salford
    you must be one of the few man utd supporter that comes from
    salford city.is that in greater manchester
    it's all a load of shit, 80% of the fans at the game are from within the North West area, and i wake up every morning and see a true stadium, unlike 19 other PL teams
    If you had to walk a thousand miles, who's shoes would you wear?

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    Default footy shirts

    S.A.F.C released new home shirt at 35 which was a surprise, 24 for my lad but we have new away kit due out as well :-(
    getting bloody expensive this footy lark

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