Condition: 9/10 Superb
Size: Adult’s Extra Large
Chest Measurement: 47-49 Inches / 119-124 CM
Colour: Red, navy & white trim
Official Gilbert Llanelli home rugby shirt from the 1998/99 season.
Condition of this vintage rugby jersey is 9/10 – Superb (see photos).
Fantastic looking shirt, ideal for a collector or for framing.
A notable period for Llanelli RFC was during the late 1980s and early 1990s. With players such as Ieuan Evans amongst the squad, Llanelli won the Welsh Cup five times in eight years between 1985 and 1993 including in consecutive seasons in 1991,1992 and 1993. It was also during this period that they achieved their most recent success against international opponents when the beat Australia, who were the world champions at the time in 1992.
Rupert Moon was captain when they won the cup and league which earned Llanelli the title of Best Team in Britain for the 1992-1993 season as well as the nickname "Cup Kings of Wales" due to their success in the Welsh Cup. The late 1990s and early years of the 21st century also produced many Welsh internationals including Rupert Moon, Ricky Evans, Wayne Proctor, Scott Quinnell and Stephen Jones.
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