This has to be the strangest football shirt release EVER! A Blood Stained Corinthians Football Shirt In Honour Of Ex Player Zé Maria.
Corinthians Fans are well known for their ‘To the Death’ loyalty and so after Zé Maria who in 1979 literally bled for the club as he played through the match against Ponte Preta despite his shirt being soaked with blood from the facial injury he suffered during the game.
The die hard Corinthians fans with long memories were delighted to see the club unveil a giant version of Zé Maria’s blood stained shirt prior to their home game in São Paulo last Wednesday.
Shocked? Well there’s more! The Brazilian club have announced that they will release an Official Corinthians Zé Maria Shirt complete with blood stains down the front!