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Vintage English Rugby Union Jersey

Vintage English Rugby Union Jersey

  • 100% Cotton
  • Detailed Embroidery 
  • Herringbone Detail on Vents
  • By Ellis Rugby, Leeds, England
  • Sizing up to 4XL
  • Runs Small

Marked by tradition and pageantry for the game, the English National Rugby Union Team is one of the most storied international clubs in the world. Dating all the way back to 1871, this club has amounted numerous championships that display their tradition of excellence. Winners of 28 outright Six Nation Championships, 13 Grand Slam titles, 25 Triple Crowns, and one Rugby World Cup, The English National Rugby Union Team is arguably the most dominant team Europe has ever seen. No matter if a viewer is sitting amongst the thousands at Twickenham Stadium chanting 'Swing Low Sweet Chariot', or viewing from the television at home, the legacy of the English squad is evident to all.

Simply designed in white and embroidered with a red rose on the chest, this 1950's inspired jersey pays tribute to the teams of that era. The early 1950's English team saw little success in the wake of World War II, but a turn around in 1953 brought on their soon to be consistent success. They captured the 1953 Five Nation Championship and finished the decade winning a Grand Slam in 1957 and 1958.

Buy this vintage England 1950's rugby jersey and acquire a piece of the legacy. This jersey comes standard with an embroidered rose crest and is made with 100% cotton. 

NOTE: Feedback on this item has been that it runs a size small. It is recommended to adjust orders accordingly.