There have been many reasons for Arsenal fans to celebrate over the years and there is usually a vintage Arsenal soccer jersey to commemorate these achievements. A cabinet full of trophies has been earned during the reigns of George Graham and Arsene Wenger, but let's not forget the great Arsenal teams of the past, who also won their fair share of trophies, and did so wearing impressive Arsenal retro styling. shirts.

When you think of a vintage Arsenal soccer jersey, you will naturally imagine the red jersey with white sleeves, made famous by the likes of Pat Rice, Charlie George, and the incredible Liam Brady. However, it might come as a surprise to find that many of the Arsenal retro jerseys of the past weren't variations of this red and white stripe at all.

Here, we take a look at three retro Arsenal jerseys from the club's glorious past.

Arsenal 1971 Double Winners Shirt

Having won the league title by beating their north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal faced Liverpool in the 1971 FA Cup final knowing that a victory would earn them the coveted 'Double' - a feat. which had first been achieved in 1961. by the Spurs. The game was won by the Gunners, 2-1 after overtime, with Charlie George scoring the winner.

In the away colors of yellow and blue, this is truly an excellent Arsenal soccer jersey, with the club's cannon logo, which has a small image of the FA Cup on top. These retro Arsenal jerseys look great with a pair of jeans and are a must buy for any Gunners fan.

Arsenal 1970 long sleeve shirt

These retro Arsenal jerseys have much more of the flair you would expect from a vintage Arsenal soccer jersey. The red bodysuit with long white sleeves was the home uniform for most of the decade, and the only real change was that the V-neck was replaced by a crew neck design.

Among the many legends who wore this jersey, perhaps the most beloved was Liam Brady, the Republic of Ireland star who played 235 games for the club, between 1973 and 1980, scoring 43 goals.

Arsenal 1989 Championship Shirt

These retro Arsenal jerseys, of course, were made famous by that infamous game against Liverpool in 1989, arguably the most exciting moment in Arsenal's history. Arsenal needed to win the game with 2 clear goals to clinch the title against Liverpool and achieved "Mission Impossible" at Anfield when Michael Thomas, wearing number 4, scored in the 89th minute. Again, this is a yellow jersey , but this one has navy blue sleeves and is sponsored by JVC. https://xn--168-jml4a7dtc8e.com/%e0%b8%9b%e0%b8%a3%e0%b8%b0%e0%b8%a7%e0%...

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Having won the league title by beating their north London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, Arsenal faced Liverpool in the 1971 FA Cup final knowing that a victory would earn them the coveted 'Double' - a feat. which had first been achieved in 1961. by the Spurs. The game was won by the Gunners, 2-1 after overtime, with Charlie George scoring the winner.