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Kangaroo interrupts Australian football ...

As cute as they are, kangaroos have a reputation in Australia for being goons who may or may not fight with you if you get too close. What you might not know, however, is that they also love to play soccer. Or at least that would help explain why one of the cheerful marsupials swarmed […]

Why players still hate the new World Cup...

As the 2018 World Cup continues in Russia, all eyes will be on one object: the iconic black and white soccer ball, or Soccer if you are outside of the United States. The Adidas Telstar 18 features a ‘pixelated’ design where the familiar black dots always appear to be being downloaded over a spotty internet […]

Leading the soccer ball can be bad for y...

Whether young children should use their heads on the football field has been controversial in recent years. In 2015, US Youth Soccer, the organization that oversees most of the country’s leagues for children and teens, announced a ban on playing games and practices for under-11 participants over concerns that the game could contributes to concussions. […]

Russia kicks off 2018 FIFA World Cup wit...

June 14, 2018 – A soccer ball bearing both the name of a historic satellite and launched into Earth orbit was used to kick off the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia on Thursday, June 14. The Adidas Telstar 18 soccer ball (or if you prefer, soccer) first spent time aboard the International Space Station […]

7 locations where you can score a goal

One of the strangest but most festive new challenges to ever face Fortnite is here in week 7, when Epic Games wants you to “score a goal on different fields”. Players have to do this five times, but like many comparable challenges, you have a lot of different locations that will work. Week 7 kicked […]

Adidas launches NFC-equipped soccer ball...

Every four years, the FIFA World Cup unites millions of people around a common interest in football and a fierce dedication to their country. But how can you spark even more interest in one of the most popular sports on the planet? For Adidas and software company Blue Bite, the solution is to innovate the […]