Official UEFA Champions League Balls
Adidas Launches the UEFA Champions League Final Official Match Ball
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One of the lightest match footballs on the market, this Champions League Finale Adidas match ball uses advanced technologies to offer exceptional weight, balance and shape retention in all conditions.
Official ball of the Champions League finals to be held in London. Unique star-shaped panels honor the Champions League and create a seamless surface for incredible flight. Thermally-bonded PU with PCS texture for more power, swerve and control. Latex bladder for excellent rebound. Power Balance Technology and valve counterbalance lets the ball fly straight and true.
This ball delivers perfect on-field performance thanks to the high-end materials used in the cover, backing and bladder. Not only is it
approved by FIFA, it was given the highest FIFA rating possible! It went through rigorous testing on attributes like weight, water uptake, and shape and size retention.
Official ball of the Champions League finals to be held in Munich. Unique star-shaped panels honor the Champions League and create a seamless surface for incredible flight. Thermally-bonded PU with PCS texture for more power, swerve and control. Latex bladder for excellent rebound. Power Balance Technology and valve counterbalance lets the ball fly straight and true. FIFA Approved. Imported.
The ball was unveiled in front of the Fussball Arena München – home of the UEFA Champions League Final 2012. The Adidas Finale Munich debuts on pitches throughout Europe during the first R16 knock out stage matches and will be played all the way through to the final.
The Adidas Finale Munich builds on the iconic star logo which has become synonymous with the tournament and features Munich-inspired graphics including the official UEFA Champions League Final logo and word mark. The graphics are inspired by the shape of the iconic Fussball Arena München, the home of the Final. Blue and aqua tones in the design have been taken from strong influences of the reflection of modern architectural materials, which build the UEFA Champions League Final Munich 2012 brand identity.
2012 marks the 20th final in UEFA Champions League history with the first final being held in Munich. The tournament’s heritage is reflected in the ball design with a ‘From Munich to Munich’ theme which references each final on each white panel.
Munich has a proud history of hosting European Cup finals, having staged three previous finals in the city’s Olympic Stadium. The UEFA Champions League Final Munich 2012 will be the first in the Fussball Arena München which opened in 2005, prior to the 2006 FIFA World Cup(tm).
The Adidas Finale Munich is the seventeenth Official Match Ball adidas has produced for the UEFA Champions League competition, leading on from a rich history in adidas football development. Since 1970 the Official Match Balls of all major UEFA and FIFA tournaments have been made by adidas and for the third year in succession Adidas is the “Official Supplier” of the Africa Cup of Nations Official Match Ball.
The Adidas Finale Munich will not only be used on field during the UEFA Champions League final on May 19th when the teams take to the pitch for the final. The ball will also, for the first time, be used in the upcoming knockout matches of this year’s tournament.
Star shaped panels are joined by revolutionary
thermal bonding technology for perfect aerodynamics. Removing the
need for seams and stitching benefits the ball prolonging the life
and giving it a more predictable trajectory, better touch and
lower water uptake.
2012 UEFA Champions League. High-end materials in cover, backing and bladder for perfect on-field performance FIFA-approved: Passed tests on weight, water uptake, shape and size retention; Highest FIFA rating Seamless surface for a more predictable trajectory, better touch and lower water uptake Star panel shape for perfect aerodynamics