1998-1999 – “Packard Bell” away shirt – Hopkin 12

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The Shirt

Manufacturer: Puma

Sponsor: Packard Bell

Seasons worn: 1998/1999

Competitions: FA Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup

Player shirt features: Player specification Premier League patches, player specification name and number, long sleeves (which were never available on replicas).

This shirt came from a former Premier League goalkeeping coaches collection which was sold at auction. It still has the auction tag attached to the sleeve.


FA Premier League 1998/1999

Games played: 38 (won 18, drawn 13, lost 7)

Finished: 4th

Domestic Cup Competitions 1998/1999

FA Cup: 5th Round

League Cup: 4th Round


The Player

Name: David Hopkin

Leeds career: 1997 – 2000

Games: 83

Goals: 6

Signed from: Crystal Palace (£2,500,000

Left for: Bradford City (£1,500,000)