The World Cup is in full swing. And now, fans can own items from some of the most famous soccer/football/futbol (or whatever you call it!) players of yesterday and today through Goldin.
The collectible marketplace has opened its massive World Cup auction featuring game-worn jerseys, trading cards and more from Pelé, Maradonna, Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappé, Neymar and many others.
*Press release courtesy of Goldin
Jerseys Worn by Pelé, Maradonna, Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappé & Neymar as well as Rare Trading Cards Featuring Fútbol Legends Available for Bidding as 2022 World Cup Ramps Up
RUNNEMEDE, NJ, – NOVEMBER 28, 2022 – As the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar gets underway, soccer, football and fútbol fans all over the world have a chance to own a piece of history through Goldin.
The collectible marketplace’s World Cup auction has kicked off and boasts more than 1,300 items including rare trading cards, game worn jerseys and other memorabilia from soccer heroes past and present including Pelé, Diego Maradona, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappé and many others.
Fans have a chance to bid on incredible collectibles as part of Goldin’s auction that celebrates the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Held every four years, the World Cup is the most-watched sporting event on earth.
FIFA anticipates that 5 billion people will tune in to this year’s edition, the first ever to be held in a Middle Eastern country.
A handful of select items available for bidding include:
- Diego Maradona Game-Used, Photo-Matched Argentina Primary Jersey From 1982 FIFA World Cup vs. El Salvador
- 1958-59 Pelé Rookie Trading Card
- Jose Maria Rodrigues Alves (Ze Maria) 1970 World Cup Brazil Champions Medal
- 2004-05 Panini Megacracks Barcelona Lionel Messi Rookie Card
- One-of-a-kind Kylian Mbappé Paris Saint-Germain Autographs SuperFractor Signed Trading Card
- 2017-18 Topps Chrome UEFA Champions League Cristiano Ronaldo Card
- 2014 Panini Prizm World Cup Gold Power Prizm Lionel Messi card
- Erling Haaland Game-worn Manchester City Jersey vs. Newcastle
- Lionel Messi Game-worn Paris Saint-Germain Jersey vs. Toulouse FC
- Other game-worn jerseys from legends and current stars including: Mbappe, Pelé, Neymar, Ronaldinho, and more.
“There’s nothing on earth like the World Cup,” said Goldin Executive Chairman and Founder Ken Goldin. “Billions of people all around the world stop what they’re doing every four years to support their team and their country. The World Cup is where international sports stars become global icons and national heroes. Owning a piece of a legacy of a past world champion – or potentially a future one – is something any fan of the game would love.”
Over the years, Goldin has built a reputation as the leading collectibles marketplace. Ken Goldin and his team have brokered over $1.5 billion worth of sales of rare and highly sought-after collectible items across categories. The company is also running exciting new advertisements with Fox Sports during the station’s exclusive live-streaming coverage of FIFA’s World Cup games.
The World Cup auction is open from now until December 3. Goldin is always actively accepting consignments for its January Elite auctions and future auctions. To inquire about consigning items, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founder Ken Goldin has sold more than $1.5 billion in memorabilia from many of the biggest names in sports, history, and pop culture. The company routinely sets records for the most expensive trading cards and other memorabilia ever sold. Lifelong collectors and new hobbyists alike trust Goldin because the company professionally authenticates everything it sells. Goldin is the official auction partner of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association and the Babe Ruth Birthplace and Museum. Learn more at Goldin.co, and on Twitter and Instagram.