From the pitch to the streets, the appeal of football culture in fashion is emerging as an ever present trend within streetwear.

In a similar way to the appropriation of skate culture into wider fashion, football culture carries many guises, from terrace culture to performance wear making a cross over, and in this editorial we wanted to explore the timeless qualities of retro football wear when paired with contemporary designer clothing.

Photographs LESTER JONES

Styling FREDDIE FREDERICKS

Talent ZAC PANYAR at CHADWICK, BEN MITCHELL at KULT, EMMAN PETERS & TOMISLAV BAZDARIC

Brands: ACNE, BALENCIAGA, STUSSY, ZEGNA, PUMA, PALM ANGELS, MR PORTER, KSUBI