Which? have announced today the settlement of the so called Football Shirt case with JJB Sports plc. For the first time ever, consumers in the UK will be able to recover damages from a company found guilty of participating in a cartel. The details of the settlement are available on the Which? website, at http://www.which.co.uk/. Depending on circumstances, anyone who bought from JJB Sports certain England and Manchester United football shirts in certain periods in 2000 and 2001 (and can prove it) can receive a payment, ranging between £20 and £5.
How many of Man U’s prawn sandwich brigade will still have receipts for their 2000/1 season shirts?!