Your ultimate football shopping guide

Oct 05, 2013, 01:38 IST | Dhara Vora and Kanika Sharma

As shelves in stores are slated to get flooded with football fanatics, Dhara Vora and Kanika Sharma scoop out the best football picks to buy, this season


Dress to the T with the official merchandise of FIFA 2014, which will be launched by Dream Theatre in India in November. T-shirts will cost `599 to `899 and sweatshirts will be in the range of 1,299 and 1,699.
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Let your room do the talking with this wall decal available at We also liked their interesting minimal art posters for you to frame your sport.
cost Decal for 2,700 and 2,900
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Shop for backpack button badges, posters, framed art, laptop skins and more inspired by the world of football at Funatics.
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Based on David Peace’s eponymous novel, watch this film for a brilliant performance by Michael Sheen and Timothy Spall. Based on Brian Clough’s torrential management of Leeds United, this film is always rewarding for a football fanatic.
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If you thought you could be the die-hard fan of football, think again. Green Street Hooligans starring Elijah Wood and Charlie Hunman will take you through the hooligan culture that goes way beyond the field as an American student finds out in the film.
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Pick this must-buy book, which includes accounts of 30 most epic managers in football. Read how they share their methods and decisions on how they steered the course of football history.
The Manager: Inside the Minds of Football’s Leaders, Mike Carson, Bloomsbury UK, `499. Available at

It doesn’t matter if you are a Manchester United fan or not. Post his retirement this year, read about the man who made the club win the Premier League 13 times.
Alex Ferguson: My Autobiography, Hachette India. Scheduled for release by the end of this month.


If your ears prick up every time the announcement before the game says, ‘EA Sports. It’s in the game,’ we don’t need to tell you to go buy it, NOW. Last week, this to-die-for game has hit the stores. With its introduction of legendary players in the FIFA Ultimate Team Challenge, it comes as no surprise that this hottie has just knocked off Grand Theft Auto V in sales.
Cost 3,499
At Leading multi-brand online and retail outlets.

There is a buzz saying that Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) 2014 is finally locked horns with its rival, FIFA 14. Rewarding for an enhanced and fulfilling play, pick this baby up as it flocked stores since September 19.
Cost 2,499
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