Great Wall Star 2008 Olympic Soccer Ball

OLYMPICS 2008 – Great Wall Star The Official soccer ball of the 2008 Olympic Games, dubbed “The Great Wall Star” has been unveiled. It is manufactured by adidas, an official partner of the Beijing Games. The gold Chinese characters on the mostly-red ball read ”Zhong Guo” which means “China.” The characters were painted by Nian … Read more

Pelias 2004 Olympic Soccer Ball

OLYMPICS 2004 From Adidas: A new football production concept has been developed to provide consistent quality and performance from one ball to the next for today’s faster and more technical game. The above pictures are from Alberto Izaguirre Serrano, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico Above picture provided by Jacques Barralon New Pelias ball, featuring Power Balance Technology, has a seamless … Read more

Gamarada Olympic 2000 Soccer Ball

Adidas Gamarada From Alberto Izaguirre Serrano, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico: Just like the Questra Europa in 1996, the Adidas Gamarada was designed similar to the Adidas Terrestra Silverstream, Official Match ball in the Euro 2000. This was the fourth Equipment ball after Adidas Tricolore, Icon and Terrestra Silverstream.  Adidas indicated the balls where softer, faster and more durable. The Gamarada ball features synthetic foam, … Read more

OLYMPICS 2016 – Errejota

ERREJOTA: Rio de Janeiro is inspiration for Adidas’ 2016 Official Match Ball ERREJOTA represents the Brazilian city as the epicenter of culture and lifestyle that fuels and stimulates the whole world. Rio de Janeiro, November 19, 2015 – If Brazil is the country of football, Rio de Janeiro is the football capital. Whether in pitches, in … Read more

Official match balls of the Olympic Games

Click on the following links to get information about that particular Olympic ball: Super Lux Ball from the 1972 Olympics Official Ball from the 1984 Olympics – Tango Sevilla Official Ball from the 1992 Olympics – Etrusco  Official Ball from the 1996 Olympics – Questra Olympia Official Ball from the 2000 Olympics – Gamarada Official Ball from the 2004 Olympics … Read more