Dee fan Rus­sell’s 200 foot­ball tops

Col­lec­tion in­cludes 46 Dundee FC shirts

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go­ing on a run to the League Cup Fi­nal that year. I also have a Jim Duffy tes­ti­mo­nial 1987-89 match-worn home top with the de­tails em­broi­dered into the shirt. Mine was worn by then cap­tain Gor­don Chisholm.

“Vin­tage tops are far bet­ter than their mod­ern equiv­a­lents. All de­sign­ers use the same tem­plate now and the jer­seys are very sim­i­lar.”

The Dundee diehard said he now has his eyes set on match-worn tops from the “Doon Derby” that saw Dundee United rel­e­gated on May 2 last year.

Among other items on his shop­ping list would be a match-worn shirt from for­mer Pol­ish in­ter­na­tional Dar­iusz Adam­czuk.

He added: “I have a 98/99 re­serve shirt that was his num­ber (4) but have no way of ty­ing it back to hav­ing be­ing worn by the great man him­self. I cer­tainly don’t have plans of stop­ping any­time soon. I love a bar­gain and if I see any Dundee shirts up for sale, I’ll al­ways have a look.” Our­voice PAGE 16

Rus­sell Hutchi­son hold­ing one of the many tops from his col­lec­tion, which he started in 1989.

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