Balls

With the 2015 Copa América coming to Chile in June, adidas and the Mexican National Team are preparing for the oldest international soccer competition in the world. Most importantly, El Tri have made a revolutionary change in main color for the tournament, as g...
Lionel Messi quietly went about his business with an assist in Barcelona’s 3-2 second leg win (4-2 win on aggregate) over Atletico Madrid in the Copa del Rey quarterfinal on Wednesday.  The Argentinean hitman is apparently taking the lead from teammate Luis Sua...
The Manchester City N98 Jacket is one piece of apparel that looks much better up-close than in many images shown in online stores. The 3 features that don’t stand out on some images but really give this jacket some extra edge are the 1.5” wide dark blue detail ...
The Bundesliga winter breaks comes to a close this weekend with teams returning to the field and Bayern Munich, the herbstmeister as the league leader at the winter break, gets things started with a match against 2nd place Wolfsburg on Friday. The Bavarian side...
The adidas Tiro 15 Fleece Top is part of the Team adidas training line.  The ClimaWarm fleece quarter zip top is ideal for cold weather training sessions and looks good enough to wear out off the field as well. ClimaWarm is designed to keep the player warm, dry...
Puma introduced a new lightweight but warm anthem jacket for their sponsored teams. Arsenal signed with Puma over the off-season and we take an up-close look at the Arsenal Anthem Jacket (Navy). It was appropriate that the day we had this in our ‘studio’ it was...
The Nike FC collection has grown to become one of the most popular soccer leisure wear collections.  The collection lived in the shadows for years and was formally introduced to the world in 2014 to celebrate 20 years of the game.  Nike F.C. celebrates players ...
The evoPOWER 1 Statement 15 Ball is the newest match ball from PUMA.  The FIFA-approved 20-panel ball adds power and accuracy to a player’s natural touch. The most distinctive feature of the ball is the dual outer PU material.  The 2-tone blue and pink ring aro...
The instantly recognizable dots of Trusox have become commonplace on soccer fields around the world.  The performance socks are worn by some of the top names in the game and it is not only players that are recognizing the high-tech socks. The Sports Technology ...
West Ham’s goalkeeper Adrian made the game winning play of the FA Cup Third Round replay on Tuesday night and he was able to pull it off after tossing aside his HO Kontrol Pro Roll Finger goalkeeper gloves.  With the penalty shootout tied at 8-8 in the 10th rou...
Robin van Persie has been one of the keys to Manchester United’s resurgence over the last 6 games.  Wilfried Bony has been the go-to man for Swansea’s good start to the season.  After struggling with injuries Olivier Giroud appears to be back in form and findin...
Tracking your development is critical to understanding the areas of your game that need improvement so you can move in the right direction to achieve your goals.  The adidas Smart Soccer Ball is the best way to accurately track your control of the ball which as...
For the final group stage fixtures in the Champions League this week, adidas have released three special sets of gloves – the Predator Zones Beast collection. The striking design features the eye of a beast on each glove. Adidas were inspired by a snake, gorill...
Major League Soccer kicks off their 20th season in 2015 and the official match ball, the NATIVO, for the U.S.’ top domestic league was unveiled on Monday.  The new ball highlights a new era and the updated MLS identity. The new ball utilizes the technology, tes...
The 2015 Africa Cup of Nations has found a new host in Equatorial Guinea after Morocco refused at the last minute to host due to the ebola virus in West Africa.  The preparations kept moving forward today with adidas unveiling the Marhaba, the official match ba...