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England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam

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An Introduction to the England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam

England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam is inspired by the great teams of 1991 and 1992 led by Will Carling.

Read More England Rugby Grand Slam 1991

The England team of 1991 was one of the finest teams to wear the famous Red Rose. They began their Five Nations campaign against Wales. It was played at the Cardiff Arms Park on the 19th of January. Although there was only one try. Scored by Back Row Forward Mike Teague. England dominated possession and Simon Hodgkinson kicked seven goals. England won comfortably 25 points to 6. Continued…

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An Introduction to the England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam

England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam is inspired by the great teams of 1991 and 1992 led by Will Carling.

Read More England Rugby Grand Slam 1991

The England team of 1991 was one of the finest teams to wear the famous Red Rose. Firstly, they began their Five Nations campaign against Wales. It was played at the Cardiff Arms Park on the 19th of January. Although there was only one try. Scored by Back Row Forward Mike Teague. They dominated possession and Simon Hodgkinson kicked seven goals. England won comfortably 25 points to 6.

Secondly, England entertained Scotland at Twickenham in their second outing. Winger Nigel Heslop crossed for a try. And once again the deadly boot of Simon Hodgkinson contributed one conversion and five penalty goals. For Scotland Fly-Half Craig Chalmers slotted four penalty goals.

5 Nations victory in Dublin for England Rugby

Thirdly, two weeks later England headed to Dublin. And once again Mike Teague scored a try. As did Rory Underwood. The prolific Hodgkinson added one conversion and two penalties in the 16-7 victory. Ireland replied with a try by Simon Geoghegan. Also, a penalty by the dual country international Brian Smith (Australia and Ireland).
While England looked strong in their performances. France had equally enjoyed victories over Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. The two strongest teams met in a Grand Slam decider at Twickenham stadium on the 16th of March. It was a game that matched the expectations. Philippe Saint-Andre scored one of the game’s greatest tries. But Rory Underwood’s try and Hodgkinson’s penalties saw them home 21-19.

Read More England Rugby Grand Slam 1992

The English team continued their good form from 1991. In the first fixture against Scotland in Murrayfield. They dominated their hosts. The final score finished 25-7 in England’s favour. Confidence was high in the English squad for the arrival of Ireland at Twickenham. Their attacking game was to the fore.  The game finished comfortably for England who won by 38 points to 9.

England Rugby v France Rugby in Paris

Finally, ‘Le Crunch’ this time in Paris saw England defeat France by 31 points to 13. Try scorers included Dewi Morris. Also, Rory Underwood and Jonathan Webb. In addition, England was awarded a penalty try. These combined with Webb’s outstanding kicking performance. Which included 3 conversions and 3 penalties resulted in 31 points to 13 victory. For France Alain Penaud and Sébastien Viars crossed for tries. Also, Viars kicked a conversion and a penalty goal.
Now there was only Wales in the way of a remarkable winning run for England. And the opportunity to create history with back-to-back Grand Slams. A highly motivated English team totally dominated the Welsh team in the Forwards. Wade Dooley, Micky Skinner and skipper Will Carling crossed for tries. Jonathan Webb once again contributed significantly. With three conversions and two penalties in the 24 points to nil victory.

Read More Outstanding England Rugby Team

The England Grand Slam teams of 1991 and 1992 included some wonderful players. Simon Hodgkinson was the goal-kicking hero of 1991. He was replaced with an equally good marksman in 1992. In the shape of Jonathan Webb. On the flanks, Rory Underwood led the way. Skipper Will Carling created an exceptional Centre partnership with the slick running Jeremy Guscott. A combination of Dewi Morris, Rob Andrew, and Richard Hill dictated play from half-back. Jason Leonard, Brian Moore, and Jeff Probyn led upfront. The second row included Wade Dooley, Martin Bayfield, and Paul Ackford. An outstanding Back Row featured the likes of Mike Teague. In addition, Dean Richards, Tim Rodber, Micky Skinner. Along with the magnificent Peter Winterbottom.

Manufacturing

Manufactured from satin touch 100% cotton. The England Rugby 1991 Shirt 1992 Grand Slam features a detailed embroidered rose crest. Please note we use Ecru colour, rather than pure white to create a vintaged aged look to the garment. Also, includes herringbone detail on vents and tape on the neck opening. In addition, a commemorative embroider of Grand Slam 1991 – 1992 on the collar stand.

We also offer the England Rugby 1923 Shirt 1924 Grand Slam. And an England 1995 Shirt Polo Grand Slam top.

The available sizes are S – 5XL.

This product includes our unique ‘Story-Teller’ microchip. Scan the garment label on the front, just above the hem. A message will appear on iPhones, tap the icon and the video will launch. Android Smartphones often scan better if the back of the phone is placed over the label. Once the chip is detected the video will launch automatically on your phone.
Please note: The Ellis Rugby ‘Story-Teller’ is an additional feature to our garments. We will not accept returns. Or supply replacements if the tag does not work, or stops working during the garment’s life.

Here’s the video you will see, telling the story behind the garment –

Additional information

Size

Small, Medium, Large, X Large, 2X Large, 3X Large, 4X Large, 5X Large

Colour

Ecru

Gender

Men

Style

Rugby Shirt

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