Match Attax

By Dan King - Newcastle United Club Reporter

Two Newcastle United stars will meet young fans at St. James' Park as part of the Topps Swap and Play Tour next month.

The players - who will be confirmed nearer the time - will attend the free event to pose for photographs and sign Match Attax cards at the stadium at 2pm on Tuesday, 2nd April. It's all part of a nationwide tour which will include:

Match Attax 2013 World Championship
Take up the challenge and join the competition as Topps search for the 2013 Match Attax World Champion.
All you have to do is attend one of our Swap and Play events to take part in the Match Attax Tournament.
The regional winner will then be invited to London to play in the 2013 finals at Stamford Bridge. The final will take place in front of a crowd of over 40,000 during the Chelsea v Swansea City fixture on Saturday, 27th April.

Match Attax Swap Shop
Come and swap up to 70 Match Attax cards.
Finish your collection or just get some of your favourite players at the fantastic swap shop area.
You can swap:
• 40 x Regulars
• 10 x Star Players or Star Signings
• 10 x Man of the Match or Hundred Club
• 10 x Legends

See some silverware
There are some incredible sights to see this year including the real Barclays Premier League and npower Championship trophies so why not come and have your picture taken at the event?

Get the skills and become a top trickster
The amazing football freestyler Dan Magness (world champion and multi-world record holder) will be showing some unbelievable skills and giving youngsters all the hints and tips on how to take their game to the next level.

Fun football quizzes
Win Match Attax goodies by taking part in football quiz sessions on the main stage. Plus, challenge MOTD Magazine and BBC's Kickabout presenters Paz & Bez to win awesome prizes.

Training camp
The Match Attax Masters will be there to offer helpful tips on how to play Match Attax and will also help you improve your skills.

The charity swap auction
For a small donation to charity, collectors will be given a bid number. Cool Items including signed merchandise will be offered up on the main stage for you to bid on using your swaps as currency.

Topps Shop
With the Topps Shop this year, fans can buy great Topps products as well as event exclusives.

Get ahead of the game by pre-registering to attend here. Everyone who pre-registers will get an event exclusive limited edition Javier Hernandez card.

GET THE SKILLS. WIN THE GAME.