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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby dell1 » Wed Oct 10, 2018 11:28 pm

Its very like the Liverpool 'Candy' jersey of similar era so I can see why some fans might like it :p I liked the half and half black and white Blackburn style jersey I think the 93-94 season but I dont think it was too popular at the time. You cant really go too wrong with the plain all white with the black trim or pinstripe and the all black away kit. Not retro enough yet and maybe it was the day that was in it but the most striking Dundalk kit imo was the all white 2002 cup final strip. I did like the all red one Mike mentions. If there is to be a new kit launched I hope CX+ dont get too fussy with the design, Im still not sure about the current home jersey with the stripes!



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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby El Paso » Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:34 am

I hated that cup final shirt! Stupid random stripes, three below and one above the sponsor. Looked crap! It’s why i hate both of this years shirts too.

Plain colours with subtle trims, or symmetrical accents.

Jim Murphy’s book has graphics of all our historical shirts. Most of the 70s and 80s ones were far better than the 90s and 00s. The white umbro Euro special is my favourite

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby McNultys Discopants » Thu Oct 11, 2018 2:34 pm

El Paso wrote:I hated that cup final shirt! Stupid random stripes, three below and one above the sponsor. Looked crap!


Agreed - it was a terrible shirt. As was the majority of the O'Neills efforts.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby dell1 » Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:51 pm

Not so much a retro jersey by Bohs per se but an interesting and imaginative way to draw some curiosity to the club from outside of Irish sporting circles. The Shed lads and Bohs fans can join together singing Three Little Birds when Bohs visit Oriel Park next season!

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby El Paso » Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:28 pm

I’ll be the pedant and point out they can’t wear that in Oriel!

Laughed my ass off when I saw it, but it could sell loads. The design is swing and a miss, though. Putting a red and black crest on top of the colour stripes is a dumb move. Also the sponsor takes away from it. Should have moved it to the back.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby dell1 » Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:44 pm

This will make little material difference here but I was wondering about the image rights (must have read something about the issue ages ago) and this is top of the search -

https://www.rollingstone.com/music/musi ... se-123949/

Im sure O'Neills would be well on the ball!!.....

The sponsor does looks like a stencil slipped during printing.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby Sneachta » Tue Oct 23, 2018 9:37 pm

I thought it was de Carla shirt for Leinster champ 2019!

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby mike » Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:43 pm

I honestly thought this was a t shirt when I saw it first. Are they honestly going to go with that? Would they not have image rights issues.

Looks a top t-shirt/polo. Official jersey. Not for me.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby El Paso » Mon Nov 05, 2018 4:49 pm

Mike was right. They screwed up buying the image rights. Replaced by a raised fist, which Shamrock fans seem to think is ubiquitous to them.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby Sneachta » Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:58 pm

They took the image of your Shutterstock apparently. Plenty of free images out there of Marley but it's how you use these images. Stinger for them

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby dell1 » Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:55 pm

I'd like to think they knew this all along and it was all a publicity ploy. Very basic error and one of the first things that people were saying was that the Marley estate were particularly fussy on his image rights. If an average fan was asking the question how on earth did Bohs and O'Neills not check it out properly beforehand. It might be a piece of luck that O'Neills are so slow with delivering orders or there could have been a large batch of shirts done that would be for the bin.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby mike » Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:01 pm

El Paso wrote:Mike was right. They screwed up buying the image rights. Replaced by a raised fist, which Shamrock fans seem to think is ubiquitous to them.


Can't understand why they wouldnt have done all their checks first, this is a big mess now for them, seemingly they have 'sold' over 1k, now most will look for their money back.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby Towelie » Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:07 pm

Seen Barry Keoghs wife wearing the CX retro jersey during the presentation at half time. Would love to get my hands on one.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby GSBellew » Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:43 am

Towelie wrote:Seen Barry Keoghs wife wearing the CX retro jersey during the presentation at half time. Would love to get my hands on one.


I'm sure I saw someone behind the north stand in one before the game too, wasn't Adrien Kehoe, there must be a few about?

Would love one myself too

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Re: Retro Jersey

Postby cooney » Thu Nov 29, 2018 4:24 pm

We might get our wish on the replica

A selection of merchandise is available, including hats, scarves, gloves, and other essential Christmas must-haves. The outlet also stocks gifts and stocking fillers for friends and family – limited edition double winners and retro jersey also available.




https://www.dundalkfc.com/merchandise-s ... -longwalk/


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