What makes a winning football kit?

what makes a winning footy kit

Behind every great player, there is a kit

In the incredibly unlikely event that you missed it, Euro 2016 is about to start. So too, is an extra special, 100th year anniversary Copa America. So if you want to watch football, you should be able to get your fair share.

Football fan or not, it’s hard to not appreciate a good kit. We all have our favourites, and we all have ones we’d like to forget.

But what exactly makes a football kit special? Decent players are of course a good start, but we think there’s more to it…

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The Blagger’s Guide to the Six Nations

Rugby Player Preparing to Kick Ball

Don’t know anything about rugby? Don’t worry.

February heralds an escape from the winter blues for European rugby fans, as the annual Six Nations Championship arrives at the start of the month for an eight week festival of good old fashioned tribal rivalry!

Celts, Anglo-Saxons, Gauls and Romans revel in their national stereotypes as egg-chasers from all corners comes together to worship the oval ball.

Here for your handy reference, are all the things you need to know (and say!) to enjoy this year’s tournament.

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World class rugby kits from around the world


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It’s all about the game (but looking good helps)

If you needed reminding, the Rugby World Cup is still underway. Teams from all over the world compete for the Webb Ellis Trophy, and they do so in all manner of kits.

Some kits are dull, some kits, like England’s are ruined by needless shiny detailing (clearly it didn’t help the England team), and some kits hit the right spot on the style scale.

Take a look at our top five kits from this year’s tournament.

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