Sunday, 16 August 2015

Piatnik - The Beautiful Game Football - Football Legends & Memories Playing Cards


2014

The Beautiful Game Football - Football Legends & Memories Playing Cards
Piatnik
54 cards

A picture of John Charles playing for Wales and taken from the front cover of Charles Buchan's Football Monthly magazine appears on the front of the box, but he doesn't feature on the playing cards. Some cards make use of photos whilst others use contemporary art work.


A♠.  Bobby Moore with the World Cup, with Geoff Hurst, Ray Wilson and George Cohen

2♠.  Ernie Taylor (England) and Matt Busby - Umbro advert
3♠.  Jackie Milburn (England) - front cover of The Big Book of Football Champions
4♠.  Arsenal v Huddersfield Town, 1930 F.A. Cup Final - Metro poster
5♠.  Diego Maradona (Argentina)
6♠.  Antonio Brito (Argentina) - Caramelos Jogardores da Bola
7♠.  Silvio Piola (Italy)
8♠.  Zarra (Spain)
9♠.  Franz Beckenbauer (West Germany)
10♠.  Jose M. Moreno - El Grafico
J♠.  Lev Yashin (U.S.S.R.)
Q♠.  France Football 57
K♠.  Tostão / Pelé (Brazil) - Mexico 1970
A♦.  José Aguas (Portugal) - European Cup Final 1961
2♦.  Hungaria
3♦.  Dixie Dean 
4♦.  Eusébio (Portugal)
5♦.  Stanley Matthews (England)
6♦.  Zito (Brazil) - Idolos do Futebol
7♦.  Garrincha (Brazil), Ray Wilson (England)
8♦.  Ferenc Puskas (Hungary/Spain)
9♦.  1931 F.A. Cup Final programme cover
10♦.  Raymond Kopa (France) - France Football magazine cover
J♦.  Bert Trautmann (West Germany)
Q♦.  George Farm (Blackpool & Scotland) - Charles Buchan's Football Monthly magazine cover, October 1954
K♦.  Paolo Rossi (Italy) - Spain 1982
A♣.  Giuseppe Meazza (Italy), G. Sarosi (Hungary)
2♣.  Vermouth Jaccobino advert
3♣.  Ballons Duareg advert
4♣.  Dennis (sic) Law (Scotland)
5♣.  George Best (Northern Ireland)
6♣.  Alfredo Di Stafeno (Argentina/Colombia/Spain) - France Football magazine cover
7♣.  Tom Finney (England)
8♣.  Bobby Charlton (England) - World Sports magazine cover (Manchester United kit)
9♣.  Matthias Sindelar (Austria)
10♣.  Duncan Edwards (England) - World Sports magazine cover (Manchester United kit)
J♣.  Gordon Banks (England)
Q♣.  XIV Campeonato Sudamericano - Uruguay 1942 poster
K♣.  Pelé/Jairzinho (Brazil) - Mexico 1970
A♥.  Aston Villa - F.A. Cup Winners 1957 - The Big Book of Football Champions
2♥.  Paton's Cup-Tie Football Boot Laces advert
3♥.  Nils Liedholm (Sweden) - front cover of Panini's Calcaitori album 1961-62
4♥.  Milutinovic (Yugoslavia) - front cover of Football magazine
5♥.  Johan Cruyff (Netherlands)
6♥.  1.Fussball Club Nürnberg poster
7♥.  Gerd Müller (West Germany)
8♥.  Tommy Lawton (England) - front cover of Tommy Lawton's All Star Football Book
9♥.  Just Fontaine (France) - Football 59 cover
10♥.  D.F.C. (Dordrecht) v R.V. & A.V. Sparta poster
J♥.  Harry Gregg (Northern Ireland)
Q♥.  Francia - Italia, 17 Febbraio 1935 poster
K♥.  Mario Kempes (Argentina) - Argentina 1978
Joker.  Disallowed Goal, Norresundby, Denmark, 1962 - front cover of La Domenica del Corriere
Joker.  Fan threatens goalie, Argentina 1955 - front cover of La Domenica del Corriere

The Beautiful Game Football - Football legends & Memories Playing Cards - box


Front.  John Charles (Wales) - front cover of Charles Buchan's Football Monthly magazine
Back.  Just Fontaine (France) - Football 59 cover

The Beautiful Game Football - Football legends & Memories Playing Cards - card back


I Colori del Calcio Italiano - Serie A kits, circa 1950s



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