Start the Road to Your 2014 FIFA World Cup Collection Now at iCollectPanini.com
Next week inside soccer cathedrals across the globe, qualifying begins in earnest for FIFA 2014 World Cup Brazil, the greatest soccer tournament on the planet that promises to be one of the most watched — and most collected — sporting events of all time. As has become customary, the buildup to next year’s international soccer showcase will be earmarked by passion, pomp, pageantry, patriotism, circumstance . . . and stickers.
Global soccer superstars — like Argetina’s Lionel Messi, Brazil’s Ronaldinho, England’s Wayne Rooney, Italy’s Danielle De Rossi and so many more — and their loyal allegiances of fans will provide most of those World Cup-defining characteristics. Panini has you covered on the stickers with the officially licensed Road to 2014 FIFA World Cup Sticker & Album Collection that released this week.
The collection includes 410 new player stickers depicting the top players from the world’s best teams and a vibrantly colored 64-page album to put them in. The Road to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil collection is the perfect partner to accompany diehard soccer fans through the remainder of qualifying in advance of next spring’s release of Panini’s Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Sticker Collection.
There are 27 teams represented in Road to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil collection, including host country Brazil along with Italy, Germany, Argentina, Uruguay, France, England and Spain. Each team’s album section features its FIFA rank as of Dec. 12, 2012, career number of FIFA World Cup appearances, career number of FIFA World Cup championships (where applicable), how its fared in qualifying matches so far and its remaining qualifying schedule.
We’ve provided a sneak peek at the album and some stickers in the gallery below. You can order your official Road to 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil album and stickers right now at iCollectPanini.com.
Stay tuned next week for a special episode of Panini Unwrapped detailing the collection. Until then, enjoy the following sneak peek and get your collection started today.