Soccer Updates

Champions League

Champions League Matchday Two Betting Preview

The biggest club competition in football is back in full swing and we have plenty of mammoth match-ups ahead of ...
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Golden Boot

Premier League Top Goal Scorer Odds: Who’ll Win The Golden Boot?

The race for the Premier League is well and truly on. Chelsea, Man City, Man United, Liverpool and Everton have ...
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MLS

MLS Cup Latest Odds: New England Continue Their Domineering Form

Soccer betting odds within the MLS have changed dramatically since the opening week of matchday action. We're witnessing prices decline ...
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soccer ball sizes

Soccer Ball Sizes

History and brief overview of soccer ball sizes When we look at a Soccer ball, it is natural to assume ...
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soccer formations

Soccer Formations and Tactics – the most used formations!

In order to best appreciate the following article, I would firstly recommend reading my previous article: Soccer positions numbers 1-to-11 ...
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when was soccer invented

When was Soccer Invented?

A brief history: England is traditionally referred to as the ‘Home of Football’ or ‘Soccer’. The basic fundamentals and development ...
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Information on history, design, construction, types, sizes, approvals, physics, care, latest innovations and more.

Contents Explanation:

  • Construction – Learn how soccer balls are made. Ball information on design and construction including types and soccer ball sizes are detailed.
  • Approvals – FIFA and NFHS approvals. Find out what the approval logos mean and how they meet the approval requirements through testing.
  • Care – Use this section to learn about basic football care to extend their life. Cleaning, proper air pressure and inflation topics are covered. 
  • History – The history of the football.  See how they have changed through the years. Check out the one used in the very first World Cup final in 1930.  See the official World Cup and Euro balls. 
  • Latest Developments -Review the latest ball technology, developments and innovations.  Learn about the best ones.  Top balls from Adidas, Nike, Mitre, and Puma.
  • League Balls – Official Match balls from various leagues around the world.
  • Physics – The theory behind ball flight when it is kicked. Explains how and why they curve when kicked properly. 
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 
  • Dictionary – Definitions of common and not so common terms.

 Cool and NEW Information!


Learning about soccer balls (footballs) will help you obtain the optimum ball for consistent play. The “goal” of this site is to eliminate the frustration and guess work when you make a purchase.

The football remains the most vital element in the game.”


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