Barcelona to wear Johan Cruyff tribute football shirts in El Clasico vs Real Madrid

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Barcelona players will don these football shirts on Saturday

Barcelona will pay tribute to the late Johan Cruyff in with special cheap football shirts against Saturday’s El Clasico against Real Madrid.

The Catalan giants are mourning the loss of one of the most cherished players and managers in their history after he lost his battle with cancer last month.

El Clasico will be Barca’s first game since Cruyff’s death, and football shirts sale with ‘Gracies Johan’ will be part of the celebrations of the Dutchman’s life and career with the club.

The T shirts have been posted on Barcelona’s shirts official site and Twitter page, and will add to what is always a special occasion when these two rivals meet.

Stone Roses Mani to divide hometown as he wears cheap Manchester United shirts at City ground gig

— They wanna be adored but Mani is brave to wear Red at the home ground of the Blues

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The Stone Roses

Stone Roses bassist Mani will make Manchester City fans see red – as he wears cheap Man United football shirts for gigs at the Etihad Stadium this summer.

Mani, 53 – real name Gary Mountfield – will honour four Reds legends with their names printed on tops he will wear for the sell-out run in June.

So far he has chosen George Best, who died in 2005 at 59, and wing wizards Gordon Hill, 62, and Steve Coppell, 60. The fourth is likely to be popular striker Eric Cantona, 49.

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Mani said: “I’m a Manchester United fan, so it won’t come as a surprise that I want to wear the badge.” A pal added: “He knows he won’t be causing any offence – it will be packed with supporters of many clubs.”

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Singer Ian Brown

Singer Ian Brown and guitarist John Squire, both 53, are also Reds, and the band’s song This Is The One is played at Old Trafford before every match.

Only drummer Alan “Reni” Wren, 51, sides with the Sky Blues.

The crazy money behind cheap football shirts strips

In 2016 Manchester United will receive $79 million for Chevrolet having its name on the Red Devils team shirt. Chelsea, meanwhile, will get $60 million from Yokohoma tyres and FC Barcelona $38 million from Qatar Airways.

These multi-million deals equal multi million cheap football shirts sale. Barcelona sells a staggering 1.15 million uk football shirts every year while Manchester United and Real Madrid share the top spot with 1.4 million shirt sales each annually.

At an average price of $96 per shirt the earnings are a stratospheric average of $136 million for the top clubs.

Last year Sky Sports reported on which players’ football shirts fans were buying the most of.

It came as no surprise that Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were fighting for first place.

Wayne Rooney was the only England player to make it into the top ten based on cheap shirt sales.

The Manchester United captain’s name is still sought after on the back of a shirt though – as he is ranked in fifth place.

After Messi and Ronaldo, the top five was rounded out by Dutch player Memphis Depay, German Bastian Schweinsteiger and Eden Hazard who plays for Chelsea and Belgium.

After Rooney, Brazil’s Neymar Jr., Sergio Agüero, Alexis Sánchez and Philippe Coutinho make up the top ten.

Interestingly, Neymar, Ronaldo and Messi are the only players on the list who don’t currently play for a Premiership team.

2016/17 Milan Home Football Shirts Leaked

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The reveal of new football shirt designs is always a treat for supporters and kit nerds such as myself, and that’s why I am especially delighted to share the leak of the supposed 16/17 Milan home shirt, made by Adidas.

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Following in the new ‘armpit stripes’ template of the upcoming Adidas football jerseys, AC Milan’s shirt also features a nifty and unique design at the bottom of each of the red vertical stripes which spits in the face of Nike’s disgustingly unique attempts which we will see in force at EURO 2016 (I won’t even link you to those travesties).

With a famous design that’s impossible to change, Adidas have certainly added a modern tone and slightly invigorated the shirt and I, for one, cannot wait to see the Rossoneri line up in these and will be even more delighted if these feature in the Europa League, which AC Milan are chasing. Do us proud, Milan and get these cheap football shirts out in front of the toast of Europe!

Show next season’s Blues kits – Chelsea’s new 2016-17 kits

Chelsea won’t want to remember this campaign in a hurry and will be hoping a change of strip can bring about a change in fortunes over the summer.

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Chelsea have endured a nightmare season as Jose Mourinho was sacked as manager and the club’s Premier League title defence crumbled.

The Blues won’t want to remember this campaign in a hurry and will be hoping a change of strip can bring about a change in fortunes over the summer.

An official announcement from the club revealing Chelsea’s 2016-17 T Shirts is not expected for several months but social media is awash with gossip and leaked images.

Sportswear giant Adidas will once again supply the west Londoners with their range of Cheap Football Shirts, shorts and socks after signing a long-term deal in 2013.

Website Voetbal Shirtjes has claimed to have obtained images of next season’s shirts and has showcased pictures of a rumoured home, away and third strip.

Adidas’ trademark three stripes feature down the side of all three shirts and Yokohama continue as the club’s main shirt sponsor.

Chelsea’s home shirt is of course finished in traditional blue whereas the away strip features a fluorescent yellow, black and grey palette in a hark back to the 2009 version.

The third kit is finished in white with blue highlights, all three kits also incorporating a lion watermark effect as part of a shake-up of this season’s designs.