England are one of the best international teams in Europe and the world as they boast several household names including Wayne Rooney, Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard. Nicknamed the 'Three Lions', England have their shirts manufactured by Nike who overtook Umbro in 2013 and they feature a white base with navy blue trim which reflects the FA logo and the away shirts are royal red with gold trim. The FA celebrated is 150th year in existence by creating a commemorative gold crest with the text “1863 150 Years 2013” at the bottom.
England play in white shirts with the Three Lions badge, which proved the catalyst to the most successful England anthem, Three Lions on a Shirt, originally written for Euro 96. The England shirt was pulled on by Goalkeeper Peter Shilton more times than any other player, he gained his 125th and last cap in the 1990 World Cup. In 2013 it was the FA's 100th year in existence and England switched their kit supplier from Umbro to Nike where the shirts featured a special 100th anniversary crest on the home and away shirts.
Nike unveil a special third shirt for the England national team in slick navy blue. Using the same Nike kit template as their current home and away as used within Euro 2016, the Three-Lions have now added a third shirt to their collection which oozes class [...]
We review the all-new Nike away shirt for the Three Lions of England for use in their upcoming Euro 2016 campaign. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NChRlrrMPbw The away shirt has already be debuted by England in their dramatic friendly against rivals Germany at the Olympiastadion in Berlin, [...]
We review England's brand-new home shirt, manufactured by Nike, for use in their upcoming Euro 2016 campaign. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekH6XsNkvCc Both the home and away shirts have already been debuted by England in their international friendlies against the Netherlands and Germany [...]
England played in the first ever international football match in 1872, against Scotland, the game was played at Hamilton Crescent in Partick, the result was a 0-0 draw. England are by far the most successful of the Home Nations, as well as being former World Champions, they won the British Home Championship outright 34 times, as many as the other three nations managed combined.
England´s greatest moment was in winning the World Cup in 1966 captained by Bobby More, the scorers in the 4-2 win were Geoff Hurst with a hat-trick and one from Martin Peters. England play their home games in the 90,000 Wembley stadium, which has a state of the art arch and a closing roof. The ground may never hold the same character as the old Wembley and it´s twin towers, time and England results will tell. Famous names to wear the shirt include Sir Bobby Charlton England´s top goal scorer with 49 and Gary Lineker with 48 goals, along with Paul Gascoigne, Kevin Keegan, Bryan Robson, Sir Stanley Matthews and all the other greats of English football.