Northern Ireland Football Cap
A dark blue Northern Ireland international cap, 1972-73. This cap represents the 3 Home International matches v England at Goodison Park (1-2), Scotland at Hampden (2-1) & Wales at Goodison Park (1-0). The other inscriptions on the cap represent the World Cup qualifying matches against Bulgaria (Sofia, 0-3), Cyprus (Nicosia & Fulham, 0-1 & 3-0) & Portugal at Coventry, a game that ended 1-1.
Photograph courtesy of Sotheby's Picture Library.