We suppose it’s a measure of the popularity of our #fantasykitfriday feature that there is quite a backlog of requests to get through.
Rest assured that any genuine requests will eventually be seen to, and today it’s the turn of Jim McGrath to have his virtually realised, it that’s not an oxymoron:
— Jim McGrath (@jimmcgrath81) January 4, 2017
It’s not a template we’ve done before, but it was certainly one worth doing.
The Netherlands wore orange shorts in the Euro 88 final, and we feel that that configuration helped the kit to further establish itself in the public consciousness, so that’s why we went with green short, with those and the orange shirt trim differentiating this from the 1988-91 West Germany away, though the shade is also different.