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"Who could have imagined that the 98/99 Premier league season would be so enthralling? Transfer activity has been frantic, an exciting crop of young players are showing established stars some new tricks, the championship race is still wide open and non-stop off-the-pitch stories have made the Premier League the talk of the town.

If you don't like to miss out on any of the action or you are new to the excitement of the Premiership. Merlin's Official Premier League Update Pack will bring you bang up-to-date with the 98/99 season.

Recording the story of a fascinating league campaign in a month-by-month account, the Update Pack contains all the latest need-to-know statistics. news and photography. Find out why Arsenal bought Nwankwo Kanu, check out multi-million pound signings Dion Dublin, John Hartson and Duncan Ferguson in action for their new clubs and collect the special stickers of the young players who will be the "Stars of Tomorrow".

Merlin's Premier League Update Pack completes a fantastic record of the most exciting Premier League season yet. Simply insert it inside your Merlin's Official Premier League 99 Sticker Collection and follow the action with Merlin as the 98/99 season enters its nail-biting conclusion."

 
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Merlin's Premier League 99 Transfer Update Sticker Collection

  • Season: 1998/1999Merlins Premier League 99 Transfer Update Album Cover
  • League: Premier League
  • Publisher: Merlin
  • Pages: 17
  • Stickers: 76
  • Shinys: Key Players
  • Signature Edition: No
  • Star Ratings: No
  • 3D: No
  • Album Available: No. Try eBay?
  • Hardcover Binder: No.
  • Sticker Dimensions: 54mm x 68mm & 61mm x 85mm

Merlin Premier League 99 Transfer Sticker Packet

The 1998/1999 season sees Merlin venturing into new territory, with an experiment into 'Transfer Update Stickers'. This is the first time it's tried in this format, with a separate transfers album that sits in the centre of the main Merlin Premier League 99 sticker collection, or simply a standalone album.

The album moves from August through to February, looking at the main news developments each month. There are four or five football stickers each time, some of which are shiny's, where Merlin feel particular praise is deserved by a player. Each month has a brief paragraph summary with an update to the league table. There is also a Player of the Month sticker, as well as Manager of the Month. The football stickers themselves are also accompanied by a few useful stats and figures on the player.

Premier League 1999 Transfer No5The centre of the sticker collection contains a double-spread feature, showing 'Stars of Today' on the left and 'Stars of Tomorrow' on the right. Four football stickers to each page, with a small bio on the player. This is where you'll find the slightly larger stickers.

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Did you know...?

  • This is the only attempt Merlin made at introducing a transfer update edition of their Premier League sticker albums. 
  • The colours of the sticker packs and the sticker backs is different from the main 99 sticker album.
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