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SoccerStarz’s limited edition Leicester City FC line-up sells out in 24 hours

Creative Toys Company’s commemorative Leicester City FC SoccerStarz line-up has achieved sell out success in just 24 hours.

Created in celebration of the team’s historic Premier League win, demand for the limited edition line-up has been so great it reportedly sold out within 24 hours of going on pre-sale.

Featuring 12 SoccerStarz from the trophy winning team, the pack includes Okazaki, Huth, Vardy, Mahrez, Morgan, Albrighton, Fuchs, Kante, Schmeichel, Drinkwater, Simpson and Ranieri.

“From rank outsiders to winning the Premier League, Leicester City’s journey has been incredible to watch,” said Mark Stinchcombe, head of toy division at Creative Toys Company.

“Their fairytale win of the Premier League last season has captured the imagination of football fans the world over. We have worked quickly to create this great collectors pack for football fans to enjoy. I just wish we’d had more.”

Matt Payne, head of retail, licensing and merchandising at Leicester City, added: “The Leicester City SoccerStarz are just brilliant.

“The level of detail and collectability of these figures is great and we’re delighted that we managed to secure some of these packs for our own club shop.

“We are very much looking forward to the next football season in just over a month’s time and continuing the fantastic story of Leicester City FC.”

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