Tuesday, December 30, 2014

2014 World cup - Pikachu

 version #1
version #2

Pokemon's 2014 Pikachu holofoil promo cards distributed to elementary school kids who participated in the 2014 J-League games during April and May of 2014
"Pokemon the Movie XY" imprinted on the card

2014 Adidas promo card distributed in special locations to Japanese soccer supporters watching the 2014 World Cup Games in June. The card features the official Japan Football Association and Adidas logos...

I know it's not related to American soccer, but I appreciate the support between the Pokemon universe and the World Cup...

Saturday, December 27, 2014

US Women's National Team cards

Brandi Chastain (signed)

Mia Hamm

Pick these cards up recently, do not know anything about them, still doing the research.....
The back have the Nike logo and a player bio. Size is 5x7. Issued 1999 or later based on the jersey being worn...

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

USWNT 1999 Victory Tour

Mini poster for the US Women's National team Victory Tour following their Gold Medal performance at the FIFA World Cup tournament. The women's team made a 12-city victory tour playing exhibition indoor matches against a team of international stars. The two-month tour was sponsored by Toys R Us, with games in Pittsburgh, Detroit, Cleveland, Chicago, East Rutherford NJ, Philadelphia, Washington, Raleigh NC, Anaheim, San Jose Tacoma and Portland...

signed by Tiffany Roberts, US National Team 1994-2003
Carolina Courage WUSA 2001-2003
1996 Atlanta - Olympic Gold Medal
1995 FIFA Women's World cup - Bronze Medal
1999 FIFA Women's World Cup - Gold Medal
2003 FIFA Women's World Cup - Bronze Medal