George Theodos: a red Wales Schools' international jersey dating from 1919 or 1920, long-sleeved Originally from Barry in South Wales, after playing as a schools international and helping his town win the Welsh School Shield in 1919, Theodos moved to London for work and played for various amateur sides.

Was in the running for Wales amateur honours in the mid 1930's, he later scouted for various Welsh clubs around the London and Home Counties region. Theodos played in four schools internationals between 1919 and 1920. Badges were not worn on the shirts at this time.

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Evaristo de Macedo: a blue & red striped Barcelona No.9 1961 European Cup Final jersey, long-sleeved; sold with a signed letter of authenticity from the former Benfica and Portuguese international footballer Jose Augusto de Almeida confirming that he swapped his Benfica shirt with the Barcelona No.9 at the end of the match in Bern, 31st May 1961.

Sold for £1700

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The gold & black striped Wolverhampton Wanderers jersey worn by Tancy Lea in the F.A. Cup final v Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea, 23rd April 1921, by Bukta, long-sleeved, lace-up collar, embroidered silkwork badge bearing the Coat of Arms of Wolverhampton inscribed with the motto OUT OF DARKNESS COMETH LIGHT.

Wolves were defeated 1-0 by Tottenham Hotspur in the 1921 F.A. Cup Final.

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The red & white striped Sheffield United shirt worn by Jack Pickering in the F.A. Cup final v Arsenal at Wembley Stadium 25th April 1936, by Bukta for Jack Archer Sports Outfitters, 90 Bramhall [sic] Lane, Sheffield, the neck tag inscribed in ink with the initials J.P., long-sleeved, embroidered silkwork badge bearing the Coat of Arms of Sheffield.

Jack Pickering was born in High Green, Sheffield, in 1908, and learned his football at Barnsley Grammar School. The inside-left was signed by Sheffield United in 1925 where Pickering made a total of 344 League Appearances and scored 101 goals until 1948. He was also capped for England on one occasion. In the 1936 F.A. Cup Final, United were defeated 1-0 by Arsenal.

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The seller added the following: This shirt dates to 1967/1968 is made by Bukta and is a size 38 chest. It was a gift to me when I was a schoolboy from Tony Waddington.

Bear in mind this is an age before club shops sold replica shirts so this is a rare item. There is a hem of approx. 9.5cm, overall condition is good for it's age. {the team photo is not included in sale}According to info from the Evening Sentinel this is a cold weather shirt, I can confirm the material is thick. There are no moth holes or rips or tears, on the white stripes there is the sort of foxing you find on old photos, also one tiny ink mark the size of a pen tip. The shirt has not been washed for 45 years so these issues may clean up. I do not believe it is a game worn shirt as there is no evidence of a number being sewn on the back. As a Stoke fan growing up in London I was pretty much on my own so I wrote to Tony Waddington about the team and he always found time to reply. I asked him who the supplier was of the team shirts in order to contact them myself, a few days later this shirt arrived in the mail with a note from Tony.{ I wish I still had that note} It has been one of my most prized possessions, I am emigrating and need to thin out my collection.

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Bill Foulkes blue Manchester United 1968 European Cup Final No.5 shirt, long-sleeved, inscribed above and beneath the club crest E.C.F., WEMBLEY 1968

This jersey was gained as a swap by the Benfica left-back Fernando Cruz after the 1968 European Cup Final at Wembley. The accompanying illustration in the catalogue shows Fernando Cruz holding Bill Foulkes's shirt at his house in Cabanas de Viriato, Portugal, in 2013. Mr Cruz confirmed that he gained the shirt as a swap in the dressing rooms after the match. It has now been acquired by a private collector.

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