Alex Ferguson Bans Coloured Boots For Man Utd Youth Players

Ollie Irish

23rd, February 2010

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By Ollie Irish

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Fergie has banned Man Utd’s youth-team players from wearing anything but black football boots. Of course he has.

First-team defender John O’Shea revealed: “The restrictions are on the youth team. They are told they have to stick to wearing black. Once in the reserve or first-team squad there are no restrictions, but if you are wearing flashy colours and don’t play too well you’re likely to get singled out.”

I’m with Fergie on this one. I detest flashy coloured boots, not necessarily for aesthetic reasons although most examples look like vulgar but because they are

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