Football
Sky Blues to wear 1987 shirt for Spurs clash

By Steve Carpenter Wednesday 19 December 2012 Updated: 19/12 16:22

THE SKY Blues will be sporting their retro 1987 FA Cup winning shirt for next months FA Cup third round tie against Tottenham Hotspur.

Mark Robins' side travel to White Hart Lane to take on the club who they beat at Wembley 25 years ago when they lifted the famous trophy to mark the finest day in the club's history.

City sported the now-famous blue and white stripes for the clash with Spurs on that memorable day in 1987.

And to mark the latest meeting between the two club's in the same competition 25 years on, manager Robins wants his players to wear it again.

The Sky Blues were drawn to play at White Hart Lane on January 5, 2013 for the first time since March 2001.

Tickets for the clash are currently on sale to Season Ticket holders and members before going on general sale on Friday (December 21).

To get in the FA Cup spirit fans can still purchase the 1987 shirt ahead of the trip to the capital as well as a whole host other garments and items as part of the 1987 retro range!

There is also a 25% discount on all of our 1987 retro range up until the day of the cup tie with Spurs! (Subject to availability).

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