The Great MOJ Football Kits Quiz no. 4

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Welcome to the monthly kits quiz!

Best of luck and let us know how you do by tweeting @museumofjerseys.

Which was the first major tournament in which France wore Nike kit?

Correct! Wrong!

France moved to Nike at the beginning of 2011, having worn adidas since 1972.

Which of these was the kit Barcelona wore as they won the Champions League final in 2006?

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Of Barcelona's five European Cup/Champions League final wins, only in the most recent - 2015 - were they wearing the club's traditional look of striped shorts with blue shorts and socks.

Which company manufactured Tottenham Hotspur's kit the last time they won a major trophy?

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Tottenham moved from Kappa to Puma in 2006 and for 2007-08, when they won the Carling Cup, the home kit was all-white.

Which of these countries did not wear a shirt with the same template as the Arsenal 1990-92 home?

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Yugoslavia had been meant to have their version for Euro 92 but weren't allowed to enter due to the political situation there at the time. When they returned to the international fray in 1994 (still called Yugoslavia but now just Serbia & Montenegro) they wore that kit against Brazil.

The meeting of Milan and Steaua Bucharest in 1989 is one of six European Cup/Champions League finals in which both teams changed kits - when was the last time it happened?

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The first time that two European Cup finalists wore change kits was when Manchester United (blue) and Benfica (white) met in 1968.

Sampdoria was created by the merger of Sampierdarenese and Andrea Doria. Sampierdarenese wore white shirts with a red and black hoop - what were the original colours of Andrea Doria?

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In 1997-98, Sampdoria wore a fourth kit that had Andrea Doria's halves on the front and the Sampierdarenese style on the back.

When Germany played South Korea at the 2018 World Cup, they were wearing green shirts at a major finals for the first time since when?

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Having had green as a consistent back-up choice for decades, the 2000s saw Germany appear in change kits of grey, red and black.

Which kit combination did Liverpool wear away to Portsmouth in 1987-88?

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In 2006-07 and 2007-08, Liverpool wore red shirts and shorts with white socks at Fratton Park - the last time that the home shirt hasn't been used with primarily red socks.

Celtic and Rangers have both had three of these four firms as shirt sponsors - which is the odd one out?

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The two clubs both had CR Smith as sponsor from 1984-87, though the company remained with Celtic after that. From 1999-2013, the clubs shared sponsors again as NTL, Carling and Tennent's appeared on their shirts.

Which of these is the 2020 home kit of Dundalk, who have won five of the last six League of Ireland titles?

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Dundalk are back in Umbro kits for 2020, after a spell with Irish firm CX+.

The Great Museum of Jerseys Football Kits Quiz no. 4
Zero

They didn't suit you.
One

Hard to make a positive case for this, sadly.
Two

There are some bright spots, but sadly overshadowed.
Three

Not as absolutely horrific as might first appear.
Four

Heading in the right direction.
Five

Not great, not awful.
Six

More good than bad.
Seven

Unspectacular but solid and reliable.
Eight

Some flair on show albeit with room for improvement.
Nine

So close to perfection.
Ten

Flawless!

7 comments on “The Great MOJ Football Kits Quiz no. 4

  1. Brandon Olson

    6/10. Happy to be improving by 1 each time, but not optimistic I will improve on number 5. I’d also give the 1983-84 Chelsea home a 5/10 personally. Would have preferred to switch that with the 2019 Valencia home alternate with orange shorts provided for 5 the last time out.

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