Panini UK Football Sticker Collections 1986-1993 (Volume Two) (Paperback)
A football fan's dream come true – every complete UK Panini sticker album 1986-1993 reproduced as facsimiles for the very first time.
'This book delivers a thousand memories' – Mark Lawrenson
WELCOME TO THE GLORIOUS WORLD OF PANINI FOOTBALL STICKERS.
Collecting PANINI football stickers has always been a joy.
Tearing open those packets and excitedly filling an album is a rite of passage for millions of kids - and adults. It's so popular, it even has its own language - 'swapsies', 'got, got, need' and 'shinies'.
Licensed by PANINI, this landmark illustrated book showcases PANINI'S UK domestic football 1986-1993. All the great teams of this era are shown in full PANINI sticker album glory.
Inside the book:
– Nearly 4,000 images of iconic PANINI stickers, album covers and sticker packet designs.
– Hundreds of clubs including Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Celtic, Rangers, Manchester City, Spurs, Newcastle United, Dundee United, Nottingham Forest, Sunderland, Aston Villa, Aberdeen and West Ham United.
– Photographs and pen portraits of the great players of the day, such as Peter Beardsley, Chris Waddle, Mark Hughes, Gary Lineker. Bryon Robson, Paul Gascoigne, Alan Shearer, Eric Cantona, Ian Rush and John Barnes.
PANINI was founded in 1961 with the launch of its first Calciatori/Football Players collection. It now has subsidiaries in Europe, Latin America and the United States. In the run-up to a FIFA World Cup, PANINI produces millions of albums, selling them to over 150 territories.
“This book delivers a thousand memories” —Mark Lawrenson
“This reissued collection of ordinary men turned into immortals is also an elegy to evanescent youth and defunct hairstyles. I felt I remembered half the stickers” —Financial Times, Simon Kuper