europe: umbro world champions collection

celebrating 2010 soccer world tournament that's coming up in south africa next month, umbro launches the world champions collection. this must-have collection has been designed with some of the hottest creative talent from each of the countries that have ever won the tournament. there's an edgy twist in the design as the artists were required to base their design on the sharp umbro england home shirt created last year. what they have captured in their unique crest designs, is the vibrant football culture of their respective countries. so who designed what? street artist ben eine was picked to design the shirt for england, graphic designer chamarelli for brazil, ultra-suave globetrotter andré for france, mixed-media artist martín albronoz infuses style for uruguay, comics artist tanino liberatore does italy proud, urban culture multi-tasker marok excels for germany and edgy music label zzk records whips up a cool design for argentina. and no, the wags are not forgotten! seven of them actually star in a global umbro world champions collection campaign, inspired by the brand's iconic campaign from 1967 and shot by edgy brit photographer rankin. leading the hottie pack is blonde bombshell abbey clancey, who ofcourse wears the umbro england home shirt. the umbro world champions collection of football shirts and t-shirts is available at selected stores across the u.k. and retails for gbp 70 [limited-edition box: including poster of all the crests signed by the artists, the shirt, story booklet and a crest pin badge], gbp 50 for shirt and gbp 25 for t-shirt. click [here] to check sales points. having said all this, you could also w-i-n one of 7 limited-edition boxes in our supercontest. all you have to do is register on supertalk and answer five simple questions. what you waiting for?! for more features, interviews, news and giveaways on the umbro world champions collection click [here]. © umbro