Thursday 19 September 2019

Quiz: Can you match these classic footballs with the tournaments they came from?

Adidas has revealed the football that will be used at the 2018 World Cup.

The 2010 World Cup football
The 2010 World Cup football

By Max McLean

Whether it’s a Jabulani, a Europass or an Ordem, what’s more important to a football tournament than the ball itself?

Adidas has officially unveiled the Telstar 18 as the football of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, a reworking of an old classic that’s sure to be popular next year.

The Telstar 18, Adidas's football for the 2018 World Cup in Russia

World Cup footballs are among the most memorable in the sport’s history – the question is, does your knowledge of the beautiful game’s key ingredient stand up to scrutiny?

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