You Couldn't Make It Up!

by Jack Little

The Scottish Cup replay against Motherwell on 3/2/1975 saw Thistle take the field wearing AC Milan-style red and black striped jerseys. The match ended in a 1-0 defeat with a series of misses by a number of players proving costly in the end. The match report in the "Glasgow Herald" commented on the strip and added "but that was the only resemblance between them and that fine Italian side of the late sixties".

Publishing date An original Thistle Archive publication, 07-Sep-2020.
Latest edit date Latest edit version 02-Jun-2020.

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