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1975/76
Footballer (Red/grey backs). A set comprising individual footballers from the First and Second Divisions. One section of cards includes a Great Britain Select Eleven. The cards have 'Topps Bazooka Limited' printed on the back.

Number in set: 220
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: Set checklist or Team checklist
 
1976/77
Footballer (Blue/grey backs). A set comprising individual footballers from the First and Second Divisions. One section of cards (Nos. 125 to 140) includes Shoot! Goal All Stars. The cards have 'Topps Chewing Gum Inc.' printed on the back. An image gallery (still under development) of the full set of these cards is available, grouped by the players' clubs. Additional information has been added to each page to show each players' full career transfers and transfer fees.

Number in set:
330
Gallery: Arsenal, Aston Villa, Birmingham City, Bolton Wanderers, Bristol City, Burnley, Coventry City, Derby County, Everton, Ipswich Town, Leeds United, Leicester City, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Middlesbrough, Newcastle United, Norwich City, Q.P.R., Sheffield United, Southampton, Stoke City, Sunderland, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Other teams, Checklists
Checklists: Set checklist or Team checklist.
 
1977/78
Footballer (Red backs). A set comprising individual footballers from the First and Second Divisions. One section of cards (Nos. 101 to 120) includes Club Histories. The cards have ' 1977 Topps Chewing Gum Inc.' printed on the back.

These cards also came in cellophane packets of two.

Number in set: 330
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: Set checklist or Team checklist.
 
1978/79
Footballer (Orange backs). A set comprising individual footballers from the First and Second Divisions. One section of cards (Nos. 135 to 149) includes Topps All Stars. Cards 336 to 346 provide a brief history of the World Cup.  The cards have ' 1978 Topps Chewing Gum Inc.' printed on the back.

The wrapper provides some additional information. It states that the product is 'Made in the Rep. of Ireland by Topps Ireland., Cork, distributed in U.K. and Ireland by Trebor Sharps Ltd., Maidstone.'

Number in set: 396
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: Set checklist or Team checklist
 
1979/80
Footballer (Pale blue backs). A set comprising individual footballers from the First and Second Divisions. Cards 376 to 396 are Team Checklists. The cards have '  1979 Topps Chewing Gum Inc.' printed on the back.

Number in set:
396
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: Set checklist or Team checklist.
 
1980/81
Footballer 81. A set of 198 cards issued in strips of three. Known as 'pink backs'.

Number in set: 198
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: N/A
   
1981/82
Footballer. A set of 187 cards issued in strips of three. Known as 'blue backs'. I'm aware of two wrappers from this set, one offering 12 cards per pack, and this one offering 30.

Number in set: 187
Gallery: N/A
Checklists: N/A
 

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