icons Icons is the world’s leading retailer of personally hand-signed football memorabilia. We have over 13 years’ experience of working with the biggest names in football – from current superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Wayne Rooney to all-time legends such as Diego Maradona and Pelé. We travel the world to personally conduct every Icons signing in order to bring the highest quality exclusive shirts, photographs and boots to the football-loving public. Icons has supplied customers in more than 80 countries via our online store and works closely with corporate clients ranging from small businesses through to multinational corporations.
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Being football fans ourselves we understand the passion that makes football special. If you are looking for a unique item for a special gift, we’ll have a product you’ll love.
Icons’ products are all limited-edition items. Over the past 13 years we’ve carried out more than 100 signing sessions with the world’s greatest footballers. We meet players regularly throughout the UK or in their home cities across the globe. It’s Icons’ special relationship with these players that allows us to bring you closer to your heroes.
RANGE Every product is delivered in our exclusive high-end presentation packaging or framed to the highest standard in our exclusive Icons style. Each item comes with the Icons Certificate of Authenticity which details the date and location of the signing session the product came from, and shows a photograph of the player signing the item.
For each signing we source authentic shirts and boots as worn by the player and classic images from their careers. Over the next few pages you’ll see some of the biggest stars in the Icons roster. However, this is just a taste of the full Icons line-up – make sure you visit icons.com to view our full range of signed memorabilia from over 75 players and 35 clubs and countries.
Over the season we’ll regularly be meeting up with new icons. Visit icons.com/newsletter to sign up to our newsletter to be the first to hear about new signings and special offers. The Icons range now also includes incredible signed items from the worlds of tennis, rugby, boxing, golf, motorsport and US sports.
In 2011-12, Barcelona’s mercurial star scored an astonishing 82 times to put beyond dispute his reputation as the best player in the world. Once dubbed the “new Maradona” by the great man himself, Leo has since surpassed that billing to become a phenomenon in his own right, winning the Champions League three times and La Liga five times. Icons have worked with Leo since May 2006.
The heartbeat of Spain’s unstoppable national team, Andres Iniesta scored the winner in the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ final and has won two European Championships. At club level his resume is no less impressive, with three Champions League winners’ medals and five La Liga titles with Barcelona. With his stylish passing, movement and memorable goals Iniesta is one of the modern greats of the game.
As if his legacy as one of the key players in Barcelona’s all-conquering side of the ‘90s wasn’t enough, Pep Guardiola’s reign as manager of the Catalan side proved to be one of the most successful in the club’s history. Amassing a team that included the likes of Leo Messi, Xavi Hernandez and Andres Iniesta, the sharp-suited tactician led Barca to a stunning fourteen titles in his time there.
In one incredible 12-month period with Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo won the Premier League, Champions League, FIFA Club World Cup and Ballon D’Or and was voted FIFA World Player of the Year. Quick, strong, skilful and lethal from set-pieces, in 2009 he moved to Real Madrid for €94m and it still seemed like a bargain. Icons held its first signing session with Ronaldo in May 2005.
Eric Cantona is an undisputed Premier League legend. During his time at Manchester United the Frenchman led the club to their first league title in 26 years and from there the silverware just kept on coming. Renowned for his stylish play, fiery temperament and exceptional skill, he may have retired in May 1997 but his reputation as one of the most exciting talents to grace English football lives on.
Wayne Rooney announced himself on the European stage when, as the world’s most expensive teenager, he hit a devastating hat-trick on his Champions League debut for Manchester United. In the years since, he’s become England’s talisman and built up a staggering portfolio of success with United, including four Premier League titles, one Champions League medal and countless breathtaking goals.
Official Licensed Uefa Champions League memorabilia range by Icons Shop Limited
ince the UEFA Champions League began in 1992, no other competition has offered the same high-octane drama, last-gasp comebacks and magnificent goals â€“ which is why Icons are proud to announce a new range of exclusive Official Licensed UEFA Champions League products commemorating its finest players and moments from across its 20 year history. As an Official Licensed Partner of UEFA, Icons Shop Limited now offer Official UEFA Champions League signed memorabilia delivered to your door in specially designed UEFA Champions League packaging complete with offical branding that captures the class of the best club football competition of all time.
All items come with a Certificate of Authenticity and Official UEFA Champions League hologram, as well as an image of the player signing the item in hand. From signed photos commemorating the night the Brazilian legend Ronaldo scored his historic hat-trick at Old Trafford in 2003 to signed Leo Messi shirts from the season he scored an unprecedented five goals in one game against Bayer Leverkusen, thereâ€™s a product for any football fan wishing to celebrate the 20th anniversary of a tournament like no other. For information or to order products from the Official UEFA Champions League Memorabilia range visit www.icons.com/UEFA_OLP, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Icons Shop Limited on +44 (0) 207 267 3934.
Probably the most influential midfielder in the world, Steven Gerrard has it all: power, pace, technique, a ferocious shot and the heart of a lion. He seems to specialise in crucial goals, none more so than when he inspired the greatest ever Champions League final comeback to win the trophy for Liverpool against AC Milan on an unforgettable night in Istanbul in 2005.
After a fantastic 2010 FIFA World Cup™ where Luis Suarez helped Uruguay to the semi-final, the sharp shooting forward moved to the Premiership in a £22.8m January transfer to Liverpool from Ajax. Since his arrival he has been nothing short of sensational. Luis is already adored by the Anfield faithful as he graces the iconic Number 7 shirt, and is destined to become a worldwide superstar.
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Regarded as one of the most exciting talents to hit the international stage in years, Neymar has the world at his feet. Tipped by Pele to drive Brazil to glory at the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, he already has three league titles with Santos and a FIFA Goal of the Year award under his belt. His quickfooted flair and incredible pace make him a joy to watch – but it’s his lethal finishing that looks set to make him a legend.
No discussion of the greatest players of all time would be complete without Ronaldo. During his career the Brazilian struck an astonishing 414 times, winning the FIFA World Cup™ twice, two Copa Americas and a trio of FIFA World Player of the Year awards along the way. The greatest goal scorer in FIFA World Cup™ history, he is a legend like no other. Icons have completed four signings with Ronaldo across his career.
Pelé is frequently hailed as the greatest player of all time. He is the only player to have won the FIFA World Cup™ three times, and one of just four to have scored in two FIFA World Cup™ finals. In 92 matches for Brazil he found the net 77 times and ended with a career record of 1,281 goals in 1,363 games. His yellow Brazil shirt has been an Icons bestseller since our first signing with him in 2005.
Colourful, controversial and possessed of outrageous skills, Diego Maradona is quite simply one of the greatest players ever to have graced a football pitch. He drove Argentina almost single-handedly to win the 1986 FIFA World Cup™, scoring his sublime “goal of the century” against England in the quarter-final along the way. Icons travels regularly to Buenos Aires to conduct signing sessions with Maradona.
Corporate Rewards, incentives & gifts
There’s more to Icons than football, of course. From boxing legends like Muhammad Ali and Mike Tyson to tennis stars such as Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal and even Olympic heroes like Jessica Ennis and Bradley Wiggins, we’re proud to supply fantastic signed items from across the world of sport. Whatever your passion – whether you’re a cricket fanatic, basketball enthusiast, golf
aficionado or motorsport addict – you’ll find something for you in our incredible range of signed products. Head to icons.com to check out the full selection on offer and find yourself or your loved one an authentic, limited edition piece of sporting history.
If you’re looking to reward loyal customers, incentivise employees or simply to provide memorable gifts for important clients, our professional team can tailor corporate packages to meet your exact needs. Call +44 (0)207 267 3934, email email@example.com or visit icons.com to see how we can help you.
Whatever your corporate requirements, we guarantee our exclusive products will help to create a successful and memorable campaign. • Corporate rewards • Sales incentives • Corporate gifts • Charity auctions • Bespoke events
Framing All our shirts arrive in exclusive Icons presentation packaging. To really make the most of your signed memorabilia, you can also choose to have your shirt, photograph or boot framed to order by our specialist framers.
All items are individually numbered and come with a uniquely numbered Icons hologram.
If you have received an unframed item from Icons as a gift please call us on +44 (0)207 267 3934 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can Framed products are displayed with a commemorative plaque and images of the player. arrange for you to have your item framed.
Partners At Icons we work with partners who share our love of the game. Take a look through some of our partners. If your company would like to work with Icons please get in touch.
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