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England's Uniforms

England's Away Uniform
June1976 to May1981

1966 Away Uniform
1974 Home Uniform
1980 Home Uniform
1982 Away Uniform
 
 

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Most Appearances

32 England internationals appeared in this shirt. Three players made nine appearances each; Kevin Keegan, Dave Watson and Ray Wilkins.
Alvin Martin and Peter Withe both made their international debuts against Brazil in the last game in which the shirt was worn.
Three players won their last cap wearing the shirt. Tony Currie won his seventeenth, Bob Latchford his twelfth and Gerry Francis captained England for the first time in the red shirt, on his twelfth and last international appearance.

Top Scorers

Kevin Keegan was top scorer in this shirt with five goals, and was also captain on six occasions.
Stuart Pearson was second top scorer, with three of his five international goals scored in this shirt (including his last). Peter Barnes also scored his last England goal in this shirt.
Ray Wilkins was the only player to score his first international goal in this shirt.

Captains Dave Watson captained England for the first time in this shirt and Emlyn Hughes was the only other player to lead out his country in the shirt, taking the honour twice.
 

In a reverse to the 1974 home shirt, England wore red shirts with white shorts and red socks.

The Under-21 team wore a matching pair of red shorts, turning it into an all-red kit, against Switzerland on 18 November 1980 at Ipswich.

Matches in Which England Wore the 1976 Away Red Uniform
1975-76
503 13 June 1976 4-1 vs. Finland, Olympiastadion, Helsinki WCP AW
1976-77

Notes

England wore lightweight shirts for the following three games:
512 8 June 1977 0-0 vs. Brazil, Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracană, Rio de Janeiro Fr AD

Notes

England wore the red away shirt with the white away shorts, but wore plain blue socks, against Brazil.
513 12 June 1977 1-1 vs. Argentina, Estadio Camilo Cichero, La Boca, Buenos Aires Fr AD
514 15 June 1977 0-0 vs. Uruguay, Estadio Centenario, Montevideo Fr AD
1977-78
518 22 February 1978 1-2 vs. West Germany, Olympiastadion, München Fr AL
519 19 April 1978 0-0 vs. Brazil, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HD
1978-79
531 6 June 1979 3-0 vs. Bulgaria, Stadion Vasil Levski, Sofija ECP AW

Notes

England wore the red away shirt with the white away shorts, but wore white socks--against Bulgaria.
532 10 June 1979 0-0 vs. Sweden, Rĺsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna kommun, Stockholms län Fr AD
533 13 June 1979 3-4 vs. Austria, Praterstadion, Wien Fr AL
1980-81
551 29 April 1981 0-0 vs. Romania, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London WCP HD

Notes

England wore the new style red, white and blue Admiral logo, which was worn on their new white shirt, introduced the previous year. The shorts, however, remained with the old style logo.
552 12 May 1981 0-1 vs. Brazil, Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HL

Notes

England wore the new style red, white and blue Admiral logo, which was worn on their new white shirt, introduced the previous year. The shorts, however, remained with the old style logo.

 

England's Record wearing the 1976 Away Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2 1 0.333 0.667 33.3 -1
Away 8 2 4 2 12 8 +4 3 4 1.50 1.00 50.0 =0
Total 11 2 6 3 13 10 +3 5 5 1.182 0.909 45.5 -1

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