5 euro - 40 th Anniversary of Italy World Champion - Paolo Rossi
Series: Italy - Silver 5 euro coins
Obverse: A typical football goal with a ball in the centre of the net; above, three stars in the colours of the Italian flag. Above and on the right, the inscriptions, “REPUBBLICA ITALIANA”, “ITALIA CAMPIONE DEL MONDO” and the date “1982”, the year when Italy won the Football World Cup in Spain. Coin with coloured elements.
Reverse: Paolo Rossi, one of the most representative goal scorers and players of the 1982 World Cup, is depicted in a gesture of exultation and stands out in the foreground against a terrestrial globe. Above and below, 22 stars representing the players called up for the World Football Cup. On the left, the value “5 EURO”; on the right, “R”, identifying the Mint of Rome, the date “2022”, the year of the coin’s issue, and the name of the designer “A Vecchio”; in exergue, the inscription “PAOLO ROSSI”.