Topps launches Match Attax 2016/17 and UEFA Champions League stickers

Billy Langsworthy

By Billy Langsworthy

September 21st 2016 at 11:37AM
UPDATED September 21st 2016 at 11:53AM
Topps launches Match Attax 2016/17 and UEFA Champions League stickers

2016 marks the tenth year of Match Attax and this year's new cards feature legends of the game to help mark the anniversary.

Topps is kicking off the brand new football season in full force with the launch of Match Attax Premier League Trading Cards 2016/17 and the UEFA Champions League Stickers Collection.

Match Attax Trading Cards 2016/17 marks the tenth year of official trading card game and this year's new cards feature up and coming players plus legends to help mark the anniversary.

Launching on September 29th, the 2016/17 collection showcases a new design and brand new subsets with  Limited Editions, Hundred Club cards, star players, away kits and club captains in over 500 cards to collect.

Each Match Attax card in the 2016/17 collection includes player star ratings and a range of statistics and fans can also play a card game version of football using the Defence and Attax statistics on the cards.

To celebrate the tenth edition, Topps will also feature a 100 club Legends collection that will include the likes of Steven Gerrard, Gareth Bale, Robin Van Persie and Fernando Torres.

Elsewhere, Topps' UEFA Champions League Stickers Collection launches on September 27th and features a 'cutting-edge new look'.

“As the only official Premier League football trading card game and only official UEFA Champions League sticker collection, Topps’s latest ranges are certain to be a big hit amongst fans this season," said Rod Pearson, marketing director for Topps.

“We strive each season to bring fresh thinking to our collections and with Match Attax celebrating its tenth year as official trading card game of the Premier League, I’m confident that we’ve created our best collections yet."