Panini Voetbal 83 includes all the teams of the Dutch leagues Eredivisie and Eerste Divisie for the season 1982/1983. In this album we can find the first rookie sticker of Marco van Basten, player of Ajax. The album opens with a tribute to Italy, World Champion 1982 in Spain. This first page includes three stickers: Paolo Rossi (best scorer of Italy in the World Cup) and the team photo of Italy (two stickers). Then the 18 Eredivisie teams are shown in alphabetical order. For each team there are 18 stickers: the club badge (special metalllic sticker), the team photo (two stickers), the coach, and 14 players.
The section of the Eerste Divisie starts with two pages of presentation of the teams in which there is a team photo sticker of each team (half sticker) and the sticker of the logo of the Eerste Divisie (also half sticker). The players of each team are placed on half page with a total of 11 half stickers of players and one half sticker of the coach.
Ajax won the Eredivisie 1982/83 with 58 points, second place for Feyenoord (54 points) and third for PSV (51 points). Best scorer was Peter Houtman (Feyenoord) with 30 goals. For the young Marco van Basten 9 goals in 20 matches.
Club badges of Voetbal 83: Ajax, Alkmaar and Feyenoord
Club badges of Voetbal 83: Go Ahead Eagles, NEC and Roda
The fantastic Dutch trio before moving to AC Milan: Van Basten (Rookie sticker), Rijkaaard and Gullit
Koeman brothers playing in the same team (FC Groningen)
Full name: Voetbal 83
League: Dutch Eredivisie and Eerste Divisie
Number of teams: 18 Eredivisie and 17 Eerste Divisie
Stickers per team: 18 for Eredivisie and 6 for Eerste Divisie
Special section: - Italy World Champions (3 stickers)
- Eerste Divisie 1982-83 (9 stickers)
Total number of stickers: 438