Here’s more information about a poll to select the best Arsenal home shirt from the past 30 years. Plus, plenty of other football-related news. Enjoy.
- Vote For The Best Arsenal Home Shirt: 1969-Present. Whether you’re a Gunners fan or not, take a couple of minutes and vote for your favorite Arsenal home jersey from the past 30 years. There are sixteen to choose from that have been carefully compiled by blogger Chris Oakley from Some People Are On The Pitch. Oakley also walks the reader through the history of the shirts from it’s no-name brand to the most recent Nike versions.
- Who Said American Fans Don’t Support Soccer? Seattle Sounders have announced that they’ve already sold an incredible 60,000 tickets for the July 18 friendly against Chelsea, and there’s only 7,000 tickets remaining. Let’s hope that supporters will pack the stadiums for the other Chelsea dates during the World Football Challenge.
- Geoff Hurst and Andy Gray Coming To New York This July. Football legends Hurst and Gray will be speaking at a charity event in New York as part of the ‘British & Irish Sporting Legends Dinner NYC.’ Tickets are $175 (which includes a three-course dinner, open bar, charity auction with sports memorabilia, wine and beer throughout, and more) and all proceeds go to charity. Appearing alongside Gray and Hurst will be boxers Joe Calzaghe and Steve Collins. More information about the event, which is sponsored by Setanta Sports, can be found on the charity website.