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Offline ChicagoLion

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1890 on: November 27, 2022, 12:08:49 PM »
Every one knows that socks should be claret , a light blue band at the the top top with 2 Claret stripes

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1891 on: November 27, 2022, 12:27:56 PM »
On the home strip? Don't be fucking ridiculous. Claret shirt, blue sleeves, white shorts, blue socks. So as to keep it exciting, I will allow the occasional claret trim on the socks.

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1892 on: November 27, 2022, 02:36:35 PM »
remember the blacks socks we had ?👀

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1893 on: November 28, 2022, 07:20:07 AM »
The blue socks are the best looking, followed by white. Nobody looks good in red socks, not unless ur Father Christmas.

Offline ChicagoLion

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1894 on: November 28, 2022, 09:01:03 AM »
The blue socks are the best looking, followed by white. Nobody looks good in red socks, not unless ur Father Christmas.
red?

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1895 on: November 28, 2022, 09:46:56 AM »
The blue socks are the best looking, followed by white. Nobody looks good in red socks, not unless ur Father Christmas.
red?

Yes, red. Nobody looks good in red socks. All shades of red. Blood red, burgundy, slapped arse-cheek.

Offline ChicagoLion

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1896 on: November 28, 2022, 09:49:32 AM »
The blue socks are the best looking, followed by white. Nobody looks good in red socks, not unless ur Father Christmas.
red?

Yes, red. Nobody looks good in red socks. All shades of red. Blood red, burgundy, slapped arse-cheek.
What about my lucky claret and blue stripey socks I wear on matchdays?

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1897 on: November 28, 2022, 01:16:11 PM »
The blue socks are the best looking, followed by white. Nobody looks good in red socks, not unless ur Father Christmas.
red?

Yes, red. Nobody looks good in red socks. All shades of red. Blood red, burgundy, slapped arse-cheek.
What about my lucky claret and blue stripey socks I wear on matchdays?
They can't be very lucky if you've worn them much over the last 10 years?

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1898 on: November 28, 2022, 01:30:41 PM »
What about my lucky claret and blue stripey socks I wear on matchdays?

They can't be very lucky if you've worn them much over the last 10 years?

Who said he was talking about Villa's results? ;)

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1899 on: November 28, 2022, 01:32:32 PM »
Every one knows that socks should be claret , a light blue band at the the top top with 2 Claret stripes

95-96 type? They were beautiful

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1900 on: November 28, 2022, 01:40:48 PM »
Our traditional socks were black.

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1901 on: November 28, 2022, 01:52:32 PM »
I hate black socks on our kit.

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1902 on: November 28, 2022, 01:57:59 PM »
Prefer black socks to claret, but the correct answer is obviously blue.

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1903 on: November 28, 2022, 02:07:45 PM »
Prefer black socks to claret, but the correct answer is obviously blue.

Socks is the one area where it's really down to personal preference. From the start of having regular claret and blue home kits in the mid 1880's, we then had claret socks for the majority of the time until the 60s, with the exception of about 30 years from the 20 to the 50s when they were black. Having socks the same blue as the shirt sleeves only started in the 60s. Since then it's been either blue, claret or a combination of the two. I'm prepared to overlook your historical inaccuracies therefore just this once, but please don't insist that blue socks are 'correct' or you'll have to go on *the* list I'm afraid. The Luke kit had blue socks, that's all I'm saying.

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Re: Next season's kits
« Reply #1904 on: November 28, 2022, 02:14:36 PM »
Not white socks.


They are a devil to wash.

 


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