Major League Soccer Bobblehead Series Unveiled
Limited Edition bobbleheads featuring all 23 MLS teams are now available for sale exclusively from the National Bobblehead HOF.
MILWAUKEE, Wi., November 21, 2017 – – Today, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled a series of bobbleheads featuring all 23 Major League Soccer teams. This is the first bobblehead series ever produced featuring every MLS team. The bobbleheads are only available in the National Bobblehead HOF and Museum’s Online Store.
Each bobblehead features the classic design customized with the team’s logos and colors. All 23 MLS teams are represented in the series, which includes Atlanta United FC, Chicago Fire, Colorado Rapids, Columbus Crew SC, D.C. United, FC Dallas, Houston Dynamo, LA Galaxy, Minnesota United FC, Montreal Impact, New England Revolution, New York City FC, New York Red Bulls, Orlando City FC, Philadelphia Union, Portland Timbers, Real Salt Lake, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders FC, Sporting Kansas City, Toronto FC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC. The Los Angeles FC bobblehead will be released in 2018, but can be preordered now.
Similar bobblehead sets have been produced in the past for NBA, NFL, MLB and NHL teams with the first sets appearing in the early 1960’s. This is the first set ever produced for soccer teams, and comes at a time when the popularity of MLS is at an all-time high.
Seattle Sounders fans will also be able to add a limited edition Jordan Morris bobblehead to their collection. Jordan’s bobblehead, which is numbered to only 216,features the Sounders’ forward hoisting the MLS Cup Trophy and commemorates the Sounders’ 2016 MLS Cup Championship. Morris helped lead the Sounders to the 2016 MLS Cup title in 2016, during his rookie campaign. The Seattle Sounders and US men’s national team forward won the 2016 MLS AT&T Rookie of the Year Award after recording one of the most celebrated rookie seasons ever, setting an American rookie record and leading the Sounders with 12 goals in 34 regular season appearances.
"MLS fans are extremely passionate, but until now there were no bobbleheads available for most of the teams,” said Phil Sklar, Co-Founder and CEO of the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum. “These will be another great way for soccer fans to show their support for their favorite club.”
Thebobbleheads, which just arrived and ship now, cost $25 each, while the Jordan Morris bobbleheads are $35. There is a flat rate shipping chargeof $8 per order for orders shipping to the United States, while shipping to Canada starts at $15. The complete set of 23 bobbleheads is available for $500. The bobbleheads were produced for the National Bobblehead HOF by Forever Collectibles.
About the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum:
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum was announced in November 2014. The HOF and Museum hosted a Preview Exhibit in 2016, and is currently planning for a permanent location, which is expected to open this winter. The HOF and Museum also produces high quality, customized bobbleheads for organizations, individuals and teams across the country. Visit us at www.BobbleheadHall.com, www.facebook.com/BobbleheadHall or www.twitter.com/BobbleheadHall