What: 2017 Topps MLS soccer cards
Arrives: April 19
Hobby box basics: two autographs and one Relic per 24-pack box (12 boxes per case)
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What’s buzz-worthy: Back for its fifth year, the flagship for Topps’ American soccer presence will arrive with “dynamic photography, a multitude of rare variations and a sampling of card designs from Topps’ extensive portfolio.”
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The Basics: The new teams in MLS — Atlanta United FC and Minnesota United FC — will be found here along with nods back to 1987 Topps baseball and the 2017 Museum Collection baseball set with a soccer twist. … There will be one Jumbo Relic per box with parallels that feature multi-color pieces as well as Museum Collection Auto Relics that have ink and two swatches. … For inserts there will be Back of the Net, Throwbacks (1987) with autograph versions and Give & Go, which spotlights teammates. These inserts will have parallels — Red (/TBB) and 1/1 Black versions. … The base set will include image variations as well as Blue (/TBD), Orange (/25) and 1/1 Black versions. … Autographs will parallel base cards in the set with Orange (/TBD), Red (/10) and 1/1 Black versions while Faces of the Franchise autos will have Red (/10) and 1/1 Black versions, too.
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