10 Reasons Why Panini Treble Soccer Will Be a BIG HIT With Collectors – If early pre-orders are any indication, retailers appear to be suffering from post-World Cup blues. As a result, they may miss out on the biggest soccer product of the year in the all-new 2018-19 Treble Soccer from Panini America. Here is a look at 10 reasons why Panini Treble Soccer will be a BIG HIT with collectors.
1. Club Soccer Dominates Ratings
Treble is a club-based product that features superstars from across the globe! Look for stars from clubs such as Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, FC Bayern Munich, Chelsea FC, Paris Saint-Germain & Juventus!
2. Notable Names, New Teams
Treble serves as the first trading cards of many players in their new clubs! Look for the first Juventus cards of Cristiano Ronaldo, Mateo Kovacic’s debut with Chelsea FC, the first sighting of Gianluigi Buffon with PSG and more! In all, there are more than THIRTY players that have new club debuts throughout Treble!
3. First Soccer Product With Designated Rookie Cards
Treble marks the first product where collectors can land true rookie cards of up-and-coming players!
4. LOADED Rookie Checklist
The 25-card Panini Premiere set is loaded with players on the rise. These cards are their FIRST officially licensed trading cards! Players include Malcom (FC Barcelona), Kepa (Chelsea FC), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Mattia Perin (Juventus), and Timothy Weah (PSG)!
Panini Premiere RCs fall one per box, on average. Look for micro-etched parallels #’d/75 or less!
5. First-Ever “Buy Back” Style Soccer Autographs
Be on the lookout for the debut of World Cup Sticker Signatures! This set celebrates the heritage of the phenomenon of Panini World Cup Stickers. The World Cup Sticker Signature set is LOADED with international superstars.
World Cup Sticker Signatures fall one-to-two per case, on average!
6. Big Name Debut Autographs
Look for the debut autographs of Marco Asensio, Christian Eriksen & Aaron Mooy!
7. Star-Studded Autograph Checklist
Treble features seven unique autograph inserts to chase. Find signatures from some of the biggest names in soccer! Confirmed signers include the following:
Current: Neymar Jr, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Thomas Muller, Paulo Dybala, Edinson Cavani, Isco, Luis Suarez, Luka Modric, Robert Lewandowski, Philippe Coutinho, Christian Pulisic, Thibaut Courtois, Diego Costa, Manuel Neuer, Michy Batshuayi, Radamel Falcao Garcia
Retired: Diego Maradona, Thierry Henry, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Alessandro Del Piero, Dennis Bergkamp, Paolo Rossi, Patrick Kluivert, Julio Salinas, Robert Prosinecki, Davor Suker, Carlo Ancelotti, Ivan Zamorano, Ruud Gullit, Christian Vieri, Michael Ballack, Michael Owen, Gary Neville
8. Quini’s FIRST Certified Autographs
Additionally, find a special addition to Treble’s autograph offerings with the first certified autographs of Quini, legend of the Spanish national team, Sporting Gijon & FC Barcelona. In January of 2018, Panini held a signing session with Quini, which was the first time he had signed with any trading card company! In February, Quini unexpectedly passed away. These cards will serve as his first and only certified autographs.
9. BIG Hits Are In Abundance
On average, every box of 2018-19 Panini Treble Soccer will deliver (3) Hits, including (1) Autographed Card, (1) Autographed Memorabilia Card and (1) Additional Autographed or Memorabilia Card! – A hit in every pack!!
10. BIG Player Collector Chases
Additionally, on average, every box will deliver (3) Parallels #’d/75 or less! These beautiful parallels are micro-etched and will command huge value among player collectors!