What is the longest player name that has ever been used on the back of a team's football kit for a players name. We'll pick up one contender for the title who appeared today as a substitute for Blackburn Rovers against Bolton in the 2-1 win at the Reebok. Zurab Khizanishvili. If you know of a longer name that has been on the back of a players shirt then please let us know. For working out if anyone else is longer, Khizanishvili is thirteen letters long. Updated: Sewey89 found Jakub Blaszczykowski which is fourteen letters.
Longest player name on a football kit:
Updated to Venegoor of Hesselink, do all nineteen characters appear on his regular Celtic shirt?
We'll update the page each time somebody comes up with a longer name, now looking for a single word longer than Blaszczykowski.