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Admiral Sportswear, the British sports brand with nearly 100 years heritage, has just launched a capsule collection for online retailer Very.co.uk and a Retro range which is inspired by the past England Kits.
The street wear inspired collection comprises of 5 pieces in 3 colour ways, grey, navy and white. The collection features the iconic an exclusive distinctive “flock” and “crackle” print with the Admiral logo.
Admiral’s heritage is buried deep within football tradition with the brand pioneering the use of personalised football kits, in 1973 Leeds United were the first team to wear a personalised kit, each proudly featuring the Admiral logo.
In 1974 Admiral were given the honour, of being the first logo to be positioned alongside the Three Lions of England on England kit. This was the first time any manufacture had been given such a prestigious honour.
Admiral are also launching their England Retro Bag range.
The bags are set to be a core part of the range and highlight the brands history as well as its new direction.
Inspired by the bench and training wear of 1974 and the playing kit of 1982, the Admiral Collection sees the re-introduction of a number of the most pioneering football designs, worn by England Legends 30 years ago.
The “Style” range holds on to Admirals sporting past by providing stylish yet practical sportswear. Prices start at £15 and range to £35 for Track Pants and £45 for the Fleeced Cardigan. The collection is available now here: http://www.very.co.uk/men/e/b/1977/q/admiral.end?trail=1977
Hitting the shops in April, ahead of the European Championships in June, the bags are inspired by the 1982 England Kit. Available in the England National colours, Red, White and Blue, the prices start at £25.