sold for: £2,900.00 REAL MADRID V CARDIFF CITY
European Cup Winners' Cup - Quarter Final 2nd Leg 1971
Who could ever forget this famous two legged affair when Cardiff City played the mighty Real Madrid over two legs in the European Cup winners Cup Quarter Final.
At the end of the game in Spain, the players exchanged shirts and Don Murray swapped his shirt with the Real Madrid striker Pirri.
The shirt has been signed by the Cardiff City players who took part in this magnificent clash which will remain in the hearts of City supporters forever. Players who signed include Don Murray, Bobby Woodruff, Gary Bell, Dave Carver, Peter King, Brian Clarke, Leighton Phillips, Mel Sutton, Nigel Rees, Ian Gibson and Jim Eadie.
The shirt is mounted and framed and comes with a letter of authenticity from Don Murray himself. It is in good condition for its age having hung in Ninian Park's hall of fame for many years. There is some discolouration evident which you would expect after time. The signatures are very clear and decipherable.
This is a unique, one off piece of sporting memorabilia and an important part of the history of Cardiff City FC.