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2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™
Commemorative Coin, 2009/5769
Legal Tender issued by the Bank of Israel
The next FIFA World Cup™ will take place from June 11 to July 11, 2010, for the first time on African soil, and the excitement is already beginning. Billions of television viewers all around the globe and about 3 million visitors to South Africa will be joining in the fun of the games, waiting in suspense to see who will win the ultimate prize in football, the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy.
Over 200 countries from 5 continents will be enthusiastically participating in the preliminary rounds to be one of the 32 best teams and secure a place in the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™.
The team spirit and fair play rules in Football encourage harmony and collective achievement among people and nations. Thus Football in itself contributes to improving society, promoting peace and making the world better.
Football has been popular in Israel for about a hundred years. In 1929, the National Federation was accepted as a member of FIFA. The Israel National Team has participated in international activities since 1934 and first took part in a FIFA World Cup march in 1970.
The 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa™ Commemorative Coin will capture the excitement of this outstanding event. The Israel Coin will be part of the World Collection of Coins from about 50 different countries.
On the Face Value side, the image of a football player leaps after the ball in the Southern Hemisphere.
The theme side of the coin expresses power, dynamics and celebration. The movement line of the ball zooms from the horizon level upwards and round to encompass the globe, evoking the international importance of this event.
Prooflike coin: Smooth.
Silver and Gold Proof coins: Milled.
Prooflike coin – Star of David
Silver and Gold Proof coins – Hebrew letter "mem" below the face value
Tidhar Dagan / Netherlands.
Issue Price $
Gold/999 24k Proof
Star of David
Set of the 3 coins above
Set of the 2 silver coins
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