Best World Cup jerseys of all time
World Cup uniforms originally played the simple role of separating one team from another. They are now among the most lucrative billboards in sports. The shirts, once cut from flannel in 1930, are now made of polyester, but they might as well be spun from gold. Adidas, tailor to a dozen teams battling it out in South Africa, expects to top a reported $1.8 billion in soccer sales courtesy of the tournament -- soccer's equivalent of turning water into wine.
The marriage of World Cup and commerce ...
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