1969 Manchester City FA Cup Shirt Signed By Bell, Summerbee & Lee
1969 Manchester City FA Cup Shirt Signed by Bell, Summerbee, & Lee
-Dimensions: 33 inches x 27 inches x 1 inch -100% Natural Wood Frame -Certificate of Authenticity -Ships Same Day -Frame Includes Wiring for Hanging -Museum Quality Matting
On April 26th 1969, Manchester City and Leicester City arrived at Wembley stadium to battle for the FA cup. The anticipation rose as 100,000 fans filled the stands around the pitch. Having already claimed the League title, Manchester City was the favorite to win, and they came out that day to show the world that the year of 1969 was theirs for the taking. While both teams played fiercely, neither was able to pierce the other's defense. Midway through the first half, however, Neil Young scored for Manchester City: putting the only goal on the scoresheet for the entire match. Leicester City continued to attack but could not break the defense of Manchester United. The coveted cup was awarded to Manchester City, making it their fourth FA Cup win. On the heels of victory, Manchester City went on win the European Winners’ Cup writing the names of the players to take them there into City history.
Relive this epic match and celebrate these legendary heroes as you take with you this signed 1969 FA Cup jersey. Autographed by Bell, Summerbee, and Lee, those knowledgeable on Manchester City history will easily recognize the names written on the iconic stripes of the jersey.
Hand framed with 100% natural wood by our family of local artisans in Pelham Alabama, this high-quality frame is professionally finished with custom cut museum grade matting to ensure perfect proportions. Backed with kraft paper, our frames also come with hooks and wire preinstalled and have an outer edge measurement of 33” x 27” x 1”. This work of art is ready to be installed immediately.
We are excited to ship this token Manchester City's history to you from our warehouse in the southern United States.