1992-1993 – “Wallace, Strachan & Cantona” – Number 8

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The Shirt

Manufacturer: Admiral

Sponsor: Admiral

Season worn: 1992/1993

Competitions: FA Premier League, Champions League, FA Cup, League Cup

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

This shirt was worn by 3 of Leeds’ most iconic players – Rod Wallace, Gordan Strachan and Eric Cantona – the photos in the gallery show them in this exact shirt during games. The 92/93 season was the first ever Premier League season and also the first ever Champions League season, and Leeds competed in both. The shirt will have been worn in all competitions during the season, as Premier League patches were worn in Europe too.


FA Premier League 1992/1993

Games played: 42 (won 12, drawn 15, lost 15)

Finished: 17th

Champions League 1992/1993

Games played: 5 (won 2, lost 3)

Progression: 2nd Round

Domestic Cup Competitions 1992/1993

FA Cup: 4th Round

League Cup: 3rd Round


The Players

Name: Rod Wallace

Seasons: 1991 – 1998

Games: 212

Goals: 53

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

Signed from: Southampton (£1,600,000)

Left for: Glasgow Rangers (free)

Wallace is number 19 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.

 

Name: Gordon Strachan

Seasons: 1991 – 1998

Games: 197

Goals: 37

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

Signed from: Manchester United (£200,000)

Left for: Coventry City (free)

Strachan is number 5 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.

 

Name: Eric Cantona

Seasons: 1992

Games: 28

Goals: 9

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

Signed from: Nîmes (£900,000)

Left for: Manchester United (£1,200,000)

Cantona is number 41 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.