Thanks to a directive from FIFA, England will wear an all-white kit at this summer's World Cup, abandoning the traditional blue shorts. Per the Huffington Post, football's governing body would prefer teams to wear one colour for easier visibility on high definition television.
While some prototypes have leaked, the strip the Three Lions will be wearing has not yet been revealed.
In any case, the one-colour policy is sure to upset traditionalists—even if England have done it several times at major tournaments before.
In tribute to the forthcoming kit, here are some of the less aesthetically appealing strips worn by the national team over the years.