When Paul Gascoigne signed for Boston United! A look back at the shirt


Gazza signing for League Two Boston United! 

After spending a brief spell in China for the now defunct Gansu Tianma, England legend Paul Gascoigne joined the Pilgrims as a player coach in 2004. 

This would prove to be Gazza's last club as a player, the former Newcastle, Spurs, Lazio and Rangers man would go on to make five appearances before leaving. 

Gazza played his final game for Boston United against Fulham in the Carling Cup, coming off after 67 minutes before leaving the pilgrims citing purely professional reasons. 

The Boston United 2004/6 home shirt

Manufactured by Paulas Benara the shirt was sold on our site last year. 

The Shirt 

The 2004/06 Boston United shirt was made by Paulas Benara, who also produced Yeovil Town shirts too at the time, The shirt features an embroidered club badge and a lovely striped sublimated pattern with a printed sponsor. 

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