Friday, 20 June 2014

Bassett & Co. - Premier Players (Postcards)


Premier Players (Postcards)
Bassett & Co.
6 x 6 postcards

By collecting tokens printed on the packets of sweet cigarettes it was possible to send for sets of postcards. 

Premier Players - Captains

Tony Adams (Arsenal)

Steve Bruce (Manchester United)
Gary Mabbutt (Tottenham Hotspur)
Ian Rush (Liverpool)
Tim Sherwood (Blackburn Rovers)
Barry Venison (Newcastle United)

Premier Players - Goalkeepers

Tim Flowers (Blackburn Rovers)

Bryn Gunn (Norwich City)
Alan Kelly (Sheffield United)
Ally Maxwell (Glasgow Rangers)
Peter Schmeichel (Manchester United)
David Seaman (Arsenal)

Premier Players - Defenders

Denis Irwin (Manchester United)

Paul McGrath (Aston Villa)
Paul Parker (Manchester United)
Terry Phelan (Manchester City)
Neil Ruddock (Liverpool)
Des Walker (Sheffield Wednesday)

Premier Players - Midfielders

Darren Anderton (Tottenham Hotspur)

Paul Ince (Manchester United)
Gary McAllister (Leeds United)
Andy Sinton (Sheffield Wednesday)
Andy Townsend (Aston Villa)
Jason Wilcox (Blackburn Rovers)

Premier Players - Strikers 1

Andy Cole (Newcastle United)

Ryan Giggs (Manchester United)
Mark Hughes (Manchester United)
Ally McCoist (Glasgow Rangers)
Alan Shearer (Blackburn Rovers)
Ian Wright (Arsenal)

Premier Players - Strikers 2

Peter Beardsley (Newcastle United)

Eric Cantona (Manchester United)
Stan Collymore (Nottingham Forest)
Les Ferdinand (Queens Park Rangers)
Mark Hateley (Glasgow Rangers)
Dean Saunders (Aston Villa)


  1. According to an advert I have you could send away to Trebor Bassett for a Binder to hold all 48 small cards & the 36 extra large postcard sized football cards. Offer ended 31st December 1996.

    1. Hi Glyn,

      Yes, that's right... and I did. Horrible things they were too!!



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