1991-1992 – “Evening Post” home shirt – Number 9


The Shirt

Manufacturer: Umbro

Sponsor: Evening Post

Season worn: 1991/1992

Competitions: Division 1, FA Cup, League Cup, Zenith Data Systems Cup

Player shirt features: Embroidered club badge, embroidered manufacturers logo, embroidered football league patches, stitched number, long sleeves

An extremely rare number 9 shirt worn by Lee Chapman as Leeds became champions of England. The shirt still has visible mud marks and is signed by the title winning squad.

Division 1 1991/1992

Games played: 42 (won 22, drawn 16, lost 4)

Finished: 1st

Domestic Cup Competitions 1991/1992

FA Cup: 3rd Round

League Cup: 5th Round

Zenith Data Systems Cup: Northern 2nd Round

The Player

Name: Lee Chapman

Leeds career: 1990 – 1993 & 1996

Games: 170

Goals: 80

Honours: Division 1 title winner 1991/1992, Charity Shield winner 1992/1993

Signed from: 1990: Nottingham Forest (£400000) & 1996: Ipswich Town (loan)

Left for: 1993: Portsmouth (£250000)

Chapman is number 24 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.