Best 2022 World Cup merchandise: Wales football shirts to bucket hat

The World Cup has arrived and despite its odd timing, there’s definitely an air of football fever gripping the country. The RadioTimes.com team has researched the best football shirts, gifts and merchandise to help you show your support.

From classic football shirts to flags, bucket hats and a few more imaginative entries, this list has World Cup gear for everyone. Whether you’re supporting Gareth Southgate’s England team, Rob Page’s Wales or looking for an iconic design piece – like the much talked about Mexico and Japan away kits – we’ve found purchases attractive to tempt you during the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Check out the full list below or head over to our roundup of England’s best retro World Cup kits for more inspiration. We’ve also ranked the 2022 World Cup kits from best to worst, and you can head to our Sport section for more news and commentary.

The best World Cup 2022 products at a glance

Best 2022 World Cup merchandise to buy today

England 2022 World Cup home shirt | £75 at Very

Harry Kane of England during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between England and Iran. Alex Livesey – Danehouse/Getty Images

What better way to support Gareth Southgate, Harry Kane and co in Qatar than to pick up your very own England 2022 kit.

The new Nike kit had a slightly divided reception, but England got off to a fantastic start in Qatar, handing Iran a 6-2 beating in the opener.

England 2022 World Cup home shirt | £75 at Very

Wales 2022 World Cup Home Shirt | £65 at JD Sports

Sorba Thomas, Christian Bale and Neco Williams during a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between Wales and USA

Sorba Thomas, Christian Bale and Neco Williams during a FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between Wales and USA John Todd/ISI Photos/Getty Images

Wales equalized late in their first game of the tournament against the United States, with Gareth Bale leveling things with a penalty.

If you want to get behind the squad, you can grab the current Wales kit using the link below. It’s a fantastic design from Adidas and ranks among our favorites at the World Cup thanks to its collar detailing and subtle pattern.

Wales 2022 World Cup Home Shirt | £65 at JD Sport

England ‘Three Lions’ Flag | £11.99 £4 at Sports Direct

Want to spend a little less to show your colors during the World Cup?

This Three Lions flag is a great option. Right now it’s just £4 at Sports Direct.

English flag “Three Lions” | £11.99 £4 at Sports Direct

England Euros 1996 Retro Home Shirt | £35 £30 at JD Williams

England defender Tony Adams in action during the 1996 UEFA European Championship Quarter Final against Spain at Wembley Stadium on June 22, 1996 in London, England

England defender Tony Adams in action during the 1996 UEFA European Championship. Photo by Stu Forster/Allsport/Getty Images

England’s 1996 kit is an iconic fan favorite that returns time and time again. If you’re not a fan of this divisive 2022 kit then this is a great alternative.

Right now it’s on offer at JD Williams for just £30.

England Euros 1996 Retro Home Shirt | £35 £30 at JD Williams

England team coasters | £2.50 at Sports Direct

If you’re watching the game at home and want to add some fun coasters to your living room, this is a great World Cup themed option.

Each coaster mixes an England team member with a brewery-style branding and is made from the same pulp as pub coasters. It is a fun novelty to enjoy the game at home.

England team coasters | £2.50 at Sports Direct

Mexico 2022 Away Shirt | £70 at Adidas

Mexico’s 2022 away shirt is one of the most talked about World Cup kits.

It is made from recycled materials and features Mixtec-inspired artwork and Aztec deities. It’s a home-run of an Adidas design and there’s been a real buzz around this World Cup kit – so much so that it’s currently sold out at several retailers. Check back to the link below as we expect more stock to land very soon!

Mexico 2022 Away Shirt | £70 at Adidas

Japan 2022 Away Shirt | £70 at Adidas

Another of the tournament’s most popular kits, the Japan away kit is a wonderfully subtle design.

An Adidas logo appears without text next to some designs and details on the sleeves. The body is left in a plain, crisp white and there’s a ring collar to finish things off. The RadioTimes.com The sports team ranked Japan’s jersey selection as their favorite World Cup kits.

The home jersey is a bit less discreet but features another stunning design. The swaying patterns are designed to recall the Japanese art of origami and the shirt is made from yarn made from 50% recycled ocean plastic.

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Japan 2022 Away Shirt | £70 at Adidas

Authentic Japan 2022 Home Shirt | £110 at Adidas

USA 2022 home shirt | £75 at JD Sports

Although less aesthetically pleasing than the Mexico and Japan jerseys, the USA 2022 home jersey has been hugely popular. We’ve seen many online shoppers head over to the current US kit.

It features the team crest in the center on a white background, along with red and blue detailing around the shoulders and neck.

USA 2022 home jersey | £75 at JD Sports

Retro 1990 England Black Shirt | £49.99 at Sports Direct

This ‘black’ version of the England 1990 home shirt is hugely popular with online shoppers right now.

It combines the classic 1990 shirt design with a darker color palette, giving it a slightly more subtle appeal.

England 1990 Retro Black Shirt | £49.99 at Sports Direct

Wales 1976 Retro Home Shirt | £34.99 at Sports Direct

Want to support Rob Page’s Wales squad with a new World Cup kit? This Wales 1976 retro replica shirt is a brilliant option.

The 1976 Wales side remain the only Welsh team to win a group stage of the tournament, having done so at the 1976 European Championships. Now you can look back on that success while supporting the Wales 2022 squad, all in an iconic retro shirt.

Wales 1976 Retro Home Shirt | £34.99 at Sports Direct

Bob Wales | £19.99 £9.99 at Sports Direct

If you want a more affordable way to show your support for Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey and the Welsh team, then this bucket hat is a fantastic buy for fans.

Right now it’s 50% off at Sports Direct and costs just £9.99.

Bob Wales | £19.99 £9.99 at Sports Direct

England World Cup Christmas Sweater | £24.99 at Sports Direct

Want to celebrate the World Cup and Christmas at the same time? This English Christmas sweater kills two birds with one stone, and it’s also a little funny.

Playfully twisting Mariah Carey’s iconic Christmas song, her tagline reads, “All I want for Christmas is you the World Cup.” Another color option reads: “Oh I wish it was the World Cup every day”.

England World Cup Christmas Sweater | £24.99 at Sports Direct

Check out our World Cup hub for all the latest Qatar 2022 news, including match previews, predictions and analysis.

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