Discussion in 'Sappers' started by Zus40RE, Mar 25, 2005.
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Royal Engineers F.A. Cup Final Winners 1875 Football Shirts and other Retro Tops
Simply Press on the URL and you will find the RE Shirt, these really are excellent shirts, very unusual and will be great worn in any RE Football Match THIS LINK WILL TAKE YOU DIRECTLY TO THE SHIRT RE F.A. Cup Winners Final 1875 Retro Shirt
Alternatively, this link will take you straight to the relevant shirt:-
SHHH!! We lost the first one..... Admittedly down by a man....
And No, I wasnt there.... but im sure my C.O. was...
Wow! The Dogs Machenders! just ordered mine, didn't know the Corps, let alone ANY Unit in the Military had anything to do with the F.A. Cup!!!
oops sorry dint see the link above
Had one for about 18 months ,,great for reunions
Gotta get me one of those.
I remember being told that in training.
Who did we play and what was the score?
1875 V Old Etonians (1-1), Won the Replay 2-0 (The first ever replay in the FA Cup Final)
1872 V Wanderers (1-0), 1st ever final. Was played at the Kennington Oval in front of a crowd of 2000 (All officer team, typical !!!!!)
1874 V Oxford University (2-0)
1878 V Old Etonians (3-), Etonians actually won the cup outright (6 times), however they restored it to the FA
just bought one of the lads one of these as a leaving gift far better than some of the "tat" they roll out as gifts.
i've had one for about 10 years.
Knocker you played as poorly as ever.
Now is it the blue or black that is neutral all theses new fangled colours glad I am not a Sparks
What happened to the one you played in?
i outgrew it.
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