Home players shirt
Club sponsor: Hitachi
Years worn: 1976-78 (1978-82)
In this home shirt (big UMBRO logo) Liverpool first played in
In left - 1979
Charity Shield Home player shirt short sleeve № ? (big UMBRO logo, unknown season used)
- not now good image
In left - 1976-78
Home player shirt long sleeve № 14 (big UMBRO logo, unknown season used) -
image with site The Liverpool Shirts Museum www.liverpoolkits.com
In Charity Shield (11.08.1979) match was used simple home shirt (photo in top left
page, Kenny Dalglish & Phil Thompson H 1.-), in shirt not was special embroidery to
this match. The special embroidery as was absent in matches Charity Shield 1971, 1974,
1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992 & 1994. Liverpool also
played in 60's Charity Shield matches, but and this matches used simple shirt, without
In this Charity Shield match, all Liverpool field players played in home shirts
with big UMBRO logo, on Team Coach's - Joe Fagan and Ronnie Moran on bench was also in
home shirts with big UMBRO logo (photo below). Only Ray Clemence was dress home goalkeeper
shirt with small UMBRO logo.
I wish to remind, that since a season 1978-79, Liverpool played in shirts with
small UMBRO logo. Practice has shown, that after the termination 1977-78, in three
following, on players it was possible to see home shirts of old style (with big UMBRO
Jimmy Case, Terry McDermott & Phil Neal in home
shirt with big UMBRO logo.
Interesting fact: In center
photo on bench Bob Paisley, but not this main, in left, Steve Ogrizovic, dress in drill
top with white big UMBRO logo, in right, Sammy Lee dress in drill top with white small
On bench in this match ware
Ronnie Moran, Bob Paisley and Joe Fagan. On Ronnie Moran and Joe Fagan also dress home
shirts with big UMBRO logo I also think what this shirts was with number 13. Shirt with
number 13 I named "staff shirt". My article about this read here.
|| This image with home match Division One versus
Tottenham Hotspur (02.09.1978), show Steve Heighway (small UMBRO logo) and Graeme Souness
(big UMBRO logo) in different shirts in one match. Why Graeme Souness has put on this
shirt, success or for other season, can be and in some other matches, shirts of old design
- with big UMBRO logo have been used. This was and in seasons 1978-79, 1979-80 &
1980-81, may be & 1981-82.
Only not think when only Liverpool players used shirt old style.
images of Liverpool F C players wearing the kits in season 1979-80