1994-1995 – “Thistle Hotels” shirt – McAllister 10


The Shirt

Manufacturer: Asics

Sponsor: Thistle Hotels

Season worn: 1994/1995

Competitions: FA Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup

Player shirt features: Embroidered club badge, player size football league patches, stitched number, player specification lettering, long sleeves

This classic shirt has clear signs of use, including damage to the sleeve patches which can be clearly seen in the photos vs Blackburn Rovers and Manchester United in the gallery. The shirt was worn during the second half of the 1994/95 season as Leeds secured a place in Europe with McAllister as captain.

FA Premier League 1994/1995

Games played: 42 (won 20, drawn 13, lost 9)

Finished: 5th

Domestic Cup Competitions 1994/1995

FA Cup: 5th Round

League Cup: 2nd Round

The Player

Name: Gary McAllister

Leeds career: 1990 – 1996

Games: 294

Goals: 31

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

Signed from: Leicester City (£1,000,000)

Left for: Coventry City (£3,000,000)

McAllister is number 11 in the 100 Greatest Leeds Players list.