NFL companions with the Royal Mint to provide particular medallion commemorating the NFL’s 100th season and primary sport to be held on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
- Medallion will likely be used for coin toss on Sunday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
- Former NFL participant Jason Bell and NFL ambassador Sam Quek posed with coin
- Coin displays the 2 helmets of Chicago Bears and the Oakland Raiders
- Sunday night time’s fit is the primary to be held at stadium, as a part of a 10-year deal
The NFL has unveiled a limited-edition commemorative medallion, produced by means of the Royal Mint, forward of the primary NFL sport to be performed on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
The particular coin, which may be to commemorate the NFL’s 100th season this yr, will likely be given to each and every participant, trainer and authentic inquisitive about Sunday’s sport between the Chicago Bears and the Oakland Raiders.
Former NFL cornerback and NFL Display pundit Jason Bell posed with the coin, as did NFL ambassador and GB hockey gold medalist Sam Quek.
The Commemorative coin used to be produced by means of the Royal Mint in partnership with the NFL
NFL Ambassador and 2016 GB hockey gold medalist Sam Quek with the medallion
Ex-NFL participant Jason Bell, who’s observed at the BBC’s NFL protection, additionally poses with the coin
The Managing Director of NFL UK, Alistair Kirkwood, stated: ‘Our collaboration with The Royal Mint is a becoming tribute for the NFL’s 100th season, and the primary ever fixture on the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
‘This is a actually memorable option to kick-off this yr’s London Video games and is an honour to be recognised on this approach by means of one of the most UK’s maximum ancient establishments.’
The coin no longer best has the helmets of each the Bears and the Raiders integrated on it, but it surely additionally has the logo for the 2019 London Video games and has references to the 100th season and Tottenham’s stadium.
Director of Client for the Royal Mint, Nicola Howell, additionally commented: ‘The Royal Mint is known for growing cash and medals commemorating the sector’s maximum iconic sports activities and athletes.
The medallion appearing the 2019 London Video games Brand – there are 4 video games within the capital
‘We had been extremely joyful to spouse with the NFL to mark their 100th season.
‘We have now created 500 medallions to rejoice the instance, and on Sunday this type of unique items will kick get started the motion when it’s used within the coin toss.’
Sunday’s inaugural fit on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium kicks off at 6:00pm – it’s the first of 2 fits this season, in a partnership between the NFL and Tottenham Hotspur set to final for 10 years.