1966 FIFA™ World Cup 2016 UK £5 Silver Proof Coin | The Royal Mint

1966 FIFA™ World Cup 2016 UK £5 Silver Proof Coin

Limited Edition 6,600

  • The only official coin struck for this historic sporting anniversary
  • A lasting keepsake of this sporting triumph
  • A delightful gift for sporting fans
  • Struck in 925 sterling silver, finished to Proof standard
  • Presented in a case complete with a booklet on the FIFA World Cup events of 1966
Price: £82.50
  • No Longer Available
  • Product code: WC16SP

Celebrate England's FIFA World Cup glory 50 years on

When England welcomed the world and triumphed

Soon after he was appointed England manager in 1962, Alf Ramsey made a bold prediction – England would win the next World Cup – a tournament that would be played on home soil. With a core of world-class players along with exciting youngsters, the stage was set. English teams of old had underperformed on the biggest stage of all, but this time it would be different. The epic final against West Germany is one of English sport’s greatest moments and there are few who haven’t heard BBC commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme’s famous words, “They think it’s all over! It is now…”

9% of the net retail price from the sale of this commemorative coin will be paid to Cancer Research UKs Bobby Moore Fund. Cancer Research UK is a registered charity in England and Wales (No. 1089464), Scotland (No. SC041666) and Isle of Man (No. 1103).

1966 FIFA™ World Cup 2016 UK £5 Silver Proof Coin

Denomination £5
Maximum Coin Mintage 6600
Alloy .925 Sterling Silver
Weight 28.28g
Diameter 38.61mm
Reverse Designer Emma Noble
Obverse Designer Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS
Quality Proof
Pure Metal Type Silver

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