The view from Italy

Kit controversy

July 13, 2012
By Adam Digby
It lasted just four and a half games. Late in the 1995-96 season, Manchester United travelled to Southampton and wore what has become a notoriously infamous kit. Decked out in all grey - a strip only permitted after the Premier League relaxed the rules regarding what colours could and could not be worn - Alex Ferguson became increasingly frustrated as the home side tore through his title-chasing team to head into the half-time break leading 3-0.

Storming into the dressing room, the manager ...

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