Adidas has revealed the Official Match Ball for the 2018 FIFA World Cup knockout stage in the Telstar Mechta. The name Mechta in Russian translates as ‘ambition’ or ‘dream,’ and features the same design elements and physical features as the Telstar 18, but is adapted to reflect the added intensity and opportunity of the knockout stages. (more…)
Nike has unveiled La Liga’s official match ball for the 2018/19 season, the Merlin. Players from Spain’s top domestic league will be creating moments of magic with Nike’s most advanced ball to date. (more…)
Danish sports equipment company Derbystar has revealed the official match ball for the Bundesliga and 2. Bundesliga 2018/19 season. Derbystar will be replacing adidas as the official ball supplier of Germany’s two top leagues when their season kicks off in August. The partnership is set to run until the 2021/22 season. (more…)
The official NCAA soccer ball will continue to be provided by Wilson after the sporting goods giant and the NCAA agreed to extend their partnership through 2021. Wilson has provided the NCAA match ball for the NCAA Division I, II, and III men’s and women’s championships since 2008. (more…)
To mark the second half of the 2017-18 UEFA Champions League, adidas have revealed the official match ball for the knockout stages and final of Europe’s elite club competition. With the Round of 16 matches to come in a couple weeks, the colorful Finale Kyiv 2018 ball will replace the Group Stage OMB. (more…)
The FIFA World Cup was first played in in 1930 and hosted by Uruguay. The soccer ball used at each World Cup may not be as famous as some of the teams or players but has quietly put its stamp on each edition of the quadrennial tournament. Soccer365 takes a look at all the official World Cup soccer balls used since that first tournament in Uruguay. (more…)
In an exclusive event held in Russia, Lionel Messi and adidas Soccer presented Telstar 18, the official match ball for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The new model celebrates the connection between the brand and the event, and draws inspiration from the original Telstar ball from mexico 70. (more…)
With all thirty-two clubs across Europe set to begin the first stage of group play, adidas have unveiled the official ball of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League group stage. (more…)
The UEFA Champions League is back this week, and adidas has revealed the official match ball for the knock-out stages and final, accompanied by a stunning limited edition cleat pack. (more…)
Paul Pogba is synonymous with creativity and popularity, and it was a matter of time before he and adidas revealed a fashion and soccer collection to show his brilliance outside the pitch. (more…)
Major League Soccer and adidas Soccer revealed the official match ball for the 2017 season, set to kick-off in March. The design is an ode to togetherness, national pride, and the transcendence of soccer into popular culture in both the United States and Canada.
Next year, the continental champions will clash in Russia in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, an event held prior to the World Cup to celebrate the best national teams of the moment. adidas has unveiled Krasava, the official match ball for the tournament. (more…)
As you may know, October is the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, where many institutions and individuals work to increase awareness of the disease and hold funds raising for research. Mexican Soccer has supported this campaign over the past few years, and this is how they did it in 2016.
A sure sign of the coming of the shorter days of autumn came last week with the release of the Nike Floodlight Pack and today Nike announced that the Ordem 4 Hi-Vis ball was being delivered to club training grounds around Europe in preparation for their debut in Premier League, La Liga, and Serie A matches in the coming weeks. (more…)
adidas is taking the 2018 UEFA World Cup qualifying ball to the fans with the look of the ball made up of pictures taken by fans in stadia across Europe. The imagery is seen in bold paint stroke ‘X’s’ with red backgrounds symbolizing the passion of the fans. (more…)