King of Bhutan & Sports – Post cards of Bhutan

King of Bhutan & Sports – Post cards of Bhutan 2010

Bhutan Post marked the First Anniversary of Coronation of King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk in 2010. A set of Post Cards were issued by Bhutan Post. Four Post Cards showing the King and his love for Sports are very interesting and are listed below. King is shown playing Football,Rugby,Darts and Archery (National Game of Bhutan).

BHUTAN PC KING ARCHERY
KING & SPORTS – ARCHERY – POST CARDS OF BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING FOOTBALL
KING & SPORTS – FOOTBALL -POST CARDS OF BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING DARTS
KING & SPORTS – DARTS-POSTCARDS BHUATN 2010
BHUTAN PC KING RUGBY
KING AND SPORTS -RUGBY -POSTCARDS BHUTAN 2010
BHUTAN PC BACK
Postcards of Bhutan 2010 -King and Sports

Stamps on 1978 FIFA World Cup Argentina

Stamps on 1978 FIFA World Cup Argentina

The !978 World Cup was held in Argentina from 01 to 25 Jun 1978. It was the 11th World Cup. Argentina defeated The Netherlands 3-1 in the Finals to lift  the World Cup.

Argentina issued a set of Four stamps and a Miniature sheet on this World Cup. The four stamps show four groups with four teams. the issue date was 03 Jun 1978.

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MINATURE SHEET 1978 WORLD CUP FOOTBALL ARGENTINA

 

ARG fooball 2
Stamps on 1978 FIFA WORLD CUP ARGENTINA

Postcards on Benfica’s Greatest Players – Portugal 2016

Postcards on Benfica’s Greatest Players – Portugal 2016

The Portuguese Postal Service CTT  issued a set of 12 Stamps featuring Benfica’s greatest Players. A Set of 12 Post cards were also issued.

Cosme Damião
Eusébio
Julinho
Gustavi Teixeira
Arsénio
José Augusto
Nené
Neto
Nuno Gomes
Serra
Toni
Rogério Carvalho

Portugal -Postcards on Football players
Portugal -Postcards on Benfica’s greatest Football players
Portugal-Postcards on Football Players
Portugal-Postcards on Benfica’s Greatest Football Players
Portugal - Postcards on Football Players
Portugal – Postcards on Benfica’s Greatest Football Players
Portugal -Postcards on Football Players
Portugal -Postcards on Benfica’s Greatest Football Players

Stamps on Benfica’s Greatest Players – Portugal 2016

Stamps on Benfica’s Greatest Players – Portugal 2016

The Portuguese Postal Service CTT  issued a set of 12 Stamps featuring Benfica’s greatest Players. A Set of 12 Post cards were also issued.

Cosme Damião
Eusébio
Julinho
Gustavi Teixeira
Arsénio
José Augusto
Nené
Neto
Nuno Gomes
Serra
Toni
Rogério Carvalho

Portugal stamps on Football Players
Portugal stamps on Benfica’s greatest Football Players 2016
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Portugal stamps on Benfica’s greatest football players

 

Stamps on 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Stamps on 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia

The 21st FIFA World Cup Football will be held in Russia from 14 Jun to 15 Jul 2018. A total of 32 Countries will participate and matches will be played in 12 Stadiums across 11 Cities.

A  stamp was issued by Russia on 18 Sep 2015 showing World Cup Trophy and asoccer ball.

RUSSIA World Cup 2018
Stamps on World Cup Football 2018

Stamps on 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia – Football stadiums.

Stamps on 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia – Football stadiums.

The 21st FIFA World Cup Football will be held in Russia from 14 Jun to 15 Jul 2018. A total of 32 Countries will participate and matches will be played in 12 Stadiums across 11 Cities.

A set of four stamps was issued by Russia on 23 Aug 2017 on four stadiums which shall be hosting the matches. All are 22 Rouble stamps.

The stadiums are

Kaliningrad Stadium -Capacity 35,212 -New stadium

Nizhny Novgorod Stadium- Capacity 44,899 -New stadium

St Petersburg Stadium (Krestovsky Stadium)- Capacity 68,134

Mordovia arena (in Saransk) – Capacity 44,442 -New stadium

2018 FIFA World Cup Football
Stadiums for 2018 World Cup Football-Kaliningrad Stadium,Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, St Petersburg stadium & Mordovia Arena

 

 

Irish Post -Hall of Fame Stamps -2002

Irish Post -Hall of Fame Stamps -2002

Irish Post (An Post) issued a set of four 41c se-tenant stamps on 17 sep 2002 honoring Football and  Hurling Stars selected for induction into Hall of fame.

The stamps feature Footballers Peter McDermott and Matt Connor  and hurlers Seanie Duggan and Jimmy Smyth.

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