1992-1993 – “European Admiral” third shirt – Number 16


The Shirt

Manufacturer: Admiral

Sponsor: Admiral

Season worn: 1992/1993

Competition: Champions League

Player shirt features: Embroidered club badge, embroidered manufacturer logo, embroidered Premier League patches, large stitched numbers, long sleeves

The number 16 shirt is particularly rare as it was only used in Leeds’ 1992/93 UEFA Champions League campaign.

1992/1993 Champions League

Games played: 5 (won 2, lost 3)

Progression: 2nd Round

This style of shirt was only worn twice in the competition; against VfB Stuttgart in the controversial first round play-off game in Barcelona and away to Glasgow Rangers in the second round.

The Player

Name: David Wetherall

Seasons: 1991 – 1999

Games: 232

Goals: 18

Honours: League title winner 1991/92, Charity Shield winner 1992/93

Signed from: Sheffield Wednesday (£125000)

Left for: Bradford City (£1400000)

Wetherall is number 57 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.