Whether on social media, fan forums or niche online clothing outlets, the look and lifestyle of the football casual still appeals to many people. So why is this decades-old phenomenon still relevant?
Welcome to the ruthlessly dedicated world of "grails" and the people who spend years of their lives—and lots of money—tracking down almost mythical items of clothing.
Also includes what is perhaps the greatest line about going to the off-licence in music history.
Lebemann is a casual from Switzerland. For a typical dust up, he would be dressed in clothes from Stone Island, Lacoste, and a few chosen others. In his first column for VICE Sports, he explains how he came to embrace this way of life.