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Mario Camposeco - Guatemalan Football Legend

Is he the only footballer to have a club named after him? Namely his hometown team Club Social y Deportivo Xelajú Mario Camposeco.

Cyrille Regis of Coventry City takes on Tottenham Hotspur’s Osvaldo Ardiles and Chris Hughton in the 1987 FA Cup Final.
New on Football Philately: The FA Cup stamps of the small Scottish island of Davaar

Cyrille Regis of Coventry City takes on Tottenham Hotspur’s Osvaldo Ardiles and Chris Hughton in the 1987 FA Cup Final.

New on Football Philately: The FA Cup stamps of the small Scottish island of Davaar

Stamps & foot are cool! Yes of course we know and it’s just been confirmed by The Guardian’s font of nerdvana @TheKnowledge_GU.
Football and Philately: Andreas Herzog outshines Zlatan Ibrahamovic
In the entertaining and stamptastic 13th November 2013 edition of The Knowledge, our sister blog Football Philately is referenced a number of times and described as "the nirvana of football-stamp fusion" and "one of the world wide web’s hidden gems".So go ahead click through to The Knowledge and find out how and why in this instance Zlatan has been left in another footballer’s wake. 

Stamps & foot are cool! Yes of course we know and it’s just been confirmed by The Guardian’s font of nerdvana @TheKnowledge_GU.

Football and Philately: Andreas Herzog outshines Zlatan Ibrahamovic

In the entertaining and stamptastic 13th November 2013 edition of The Knowledge, our sister blog Football Philately is referenced a number of times and described as "the nirvana of football-stamp fusion" and "one of the world wide web’s hidden gems".So go ahead click through to The Knowledge and find out how and why in this instance Zlatan has been left in another footballer’s wake. 

Brazil - Tribute to the World Cup 1970
An *ahem* artistic tribute to the Brazilian stamp that was issued as a tribute to the 1970 World Cup tournament that was held in Mexico.

Brazil - Tribute to the World Cup 1970

An *ahem* artistic tribute to the Brazilian stamp that was issued as a tribute to the 1970 World Cup tournament that was held in Mexico.

Brazil - Centenary of Fluminense 1902-2002
New on Football Philately: The Football Stamps of Brazil - Part 1 World Cups and Pele (via footballphilately)

Brazil - Centenary of Fluminense 1902-2002

New on Football Philately: The Football Stamps of Brazil - Part 1 World Cups and Pele (via footballphilately)

Club Alianza Lima of Peru
The Peruvian postal authorities issued a special commemorative stamp in 2001 to celebrate the centenary of Alianza Lima. As part of their centenary celebrations their home ground the Estadio Alianza Lima was renamed the Estadio Alejandro Villanueva in honour of one their most important players.

Club Alianza Lima of Peru

The Peruvian postal authorities issued a special commemorative stamp in 2001 to celebrate the centenary of Alianza Lima. As part of their centenary celebrations their home ground the Estadio Alianza Lima was renamed the Estadio Alejandro Villanueva in honour of one their most important players.

Bobby Moore - England’s World Cup winning captain immortalised on a British stamp (via football philately)
more British football stamps

Bobby Moore - England’s World Cup winning captain immortalised on a British stamp (via football philately)

Lokomotiv Sofia anniversary stamps issued to commemorate the club’s 50th birthday in 1979 and 80th birthday in 2009. (via footballphilately)

AC Milan - Campione d’Italia 1992/93 (via footballphilately)

AC Milan - Campione d’Italia 1992/93 (via footballphilately)

Österreich 100 Jahre Fussballmeisterschaft
100 years of the Austrian Football Championship 1911-2011
Unusual Austrian Football Stamps (via  footballphilately)

Österreich 100 Jahre Fussballmeisterschaft

100 years of the Austrian Football Championship 1911-2011

Italian Panini stamp first day cover

Italian Panini stamp first day cover

(Source: footballphilately.com)

Italien Weltmeister 1982: I’ve previously posted this Italian stamp but here we have it used on a German cover showing the iconic image of Dino Zoff lifting the World Cup on which the design of the stamp is based, together with a matching first day of issue postmark. (Calcio: A History of Italian Football)

Italien Weltmeister 1982: I’ve previously posted this Italian stamp but here we have it used on a German cover showing the iconic image of Dino Zoff lifting the World Cup on which the design of the stamp is based, together with a matching first day of issue postmark. (Calcio: A History of Italian Football)

Inauguration of the Camp Nou 1957
Philatelic cover celebrating the official opening of the Camp Nou on 24th September 1957 - Barca: The Making of the Greatest Team in the World

Inauguration of the Camp Nou 1957

Philatelic cover celebrating the official opening of the Camp Nou on 24th September 1957 - Barca: The Making of the Greatest Team in the World

The Football Stamps of Great Britain

New blog post on Football Philately that showcases the football stamps issued by the United Kingdom.

Congratulations Zambia - Africa Cup of Nations finalists 2012. To commemorate their achievement Football Philately takes a look at some Zambian football stamps from years gone by ..
Football Philately: Zambia Africa Cup of Nations Finalists 2012

Congratulations Zambia - Africa Cup of Nations finalists 2012. To commemorate their achievement Football Philately takes a look at some Zambian football stamps from years gone by ..