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[trendy clothes 2020]It’s coming home: As England football shirts sell out, here are 5 stylish alternatives to buy right

  After England’s historic win against Denmark on Wednesday night,?the team are just one game away from winning the Euros for the first time.

  Hopes of bringing home the trophy are high among?football?fans, and with so many supporters looking to enjoy the ride in style, official home shirts are proving hard to get hold of.

  While there’s still time to buy merchandise ahead of Sunday’s big match against Italy, frustrated fans are finding it difficult to obtain the team’s jerseys with many sold out, while others have shared their anger at inflated prices.

  The official England store only has a handful of men’s match shirts that are printed with the names of footballers like Kane, Maguire and Trippier left online, which will set you back a whopping £114.95 (£114.95, Englandstore.com).

  Meanwhile, ladies’ tops at Sports Direct are only available in a size 12 for the same price (£69.99, Sportsdirect.com) and some junior styles are still up for grabs price for just a fraction less (£54.99, Sportsdirect.com).

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  With high price tags, the home shirts have received plenty of criticism and even prompted some fans to make their own – one Twitter user took it upon themselves to take a humble white t-shirt, draw on the Nike logo, and tape three Lion chocolate bars on to the front.

  But, if you’re not feeling quite as creative as that football fanatic, there are other options. Whether you’re a die-hard footie fan or if you’ve just discovered the joys of the game, we’ve rounded up the best England T-shirts you can buy right now to show your support.


  If you love the idea of the aforementioned DIY T-shirt but don’t want to run the risk of losing a lion bar mid-match, the good news is that someone’s made a printed version. The plain white tee features three images of Nestle’s popular chocolate bar in homage to the 1996 song “Three Lions” by David Baddiel and Frank Skinner. The top is available in sizes small to large and you can choose to have the image printed on either the front or the back.

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  (JD Sports)

  Snap up this stylish T-shirt before the next match because, in case you hadn’t heard, it’s coming home. Designed in a fresh white colourway, the T-shirt is made with a regular fit and features a crew neckline and short sleeves. It’s made from a soft cotton fabric and is finished with bold red “It’s coming home” wording stamped on the chest. The top is available to buy in sizes small to large, however medium has already sold out.

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  (Art of Football)

  Another riff on the “Three Lions” single, this top features three Keith Haring-style illustrations of blue lions alongside the slogan “It’s coming home”, which is written in bold red. The T-shirt comes in a wide range of sizes, from small to 3XL, and in a choice of colours including white, grey, black and dark navy. If you’d prefer a top to keep you warm as the sun goes down, it comes in a sweatshirt version too (£40, Art-of-football.com).

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  If you haven’t been able to get your hands on one of the England team’s jersey shirts, consider adding this official T-shirt to your shopping basket instead. Made by the FA, the top features the team’s iconic crest on the chest, while short sleeves and a crew neck complete the look. It comes in a choice of white or navy and comes in sizes extra small to 4XL.

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  Available in sizes small to extra-large, this classic cotton white polo is a must-have for the final against Italy. Boasting a nostalgic Eighties Casual feel, whether you’re celebrating on the sofa, at the pub, or in Wembley stadium, you can wear your heart on your sleeve and show your support for the team.

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  This England shirt from Nike is selling fast, with only small, medium and extra-large sizes left. Featuring the well-recognised tick on one side and the three lions on the other and striped detailing on the sleeves, it’s all you need to watch the game in style. Cut to a tailored fit, if you like your football shirts baggy, we’d recommend sizing up.

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  (England Store)

  Show your support for one of the most popular players in the England squad with this unisex white tee. Available and in-stock in sizes extra small to 3XL, it’s also one of the more affordable designs on the England official merchandise store.

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  One of the more stylish designs we’ve spotted is this white tee from Hackett, which’s currently half price and available in sizes small, medium and large. The navy sleeves add a smart touch while the flag shield gives a subtle nod to the game. It’s also a style that will get plenty of wear even when England isn’t playing.

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