Order the oldest football shirt in the world here. This is the Sheffield FC football shirt. Sheffield FC is the first official football club to be established and has been recognized by FIFA as the oldest club in the world. COPA Football, in collaboration with the club, has relaunched the football shirt in honor of the 100th anniversary of the club. This retro shirt from the 50s has the iconic black/red checkered design with retro collar. Buy the Sheffield FC COPA retro football shirt here! In addition to the Sheffield FC retro football shirt, there are more Sheffield FC shirts, training jackets and training pants for sale. Sheffield FC was founded on October 24, 1857 by Nathaniel Creswick and William Perst. This duo also made the rules on how the game was played, the Sheffield rules. In 1878, Sheffield FC took over the rules of the FA. In 2004, the club was awarded the FIFA Order of Merit for its contribution to football.