There is no better time than the holidays to start the Mbappé project by buying a soccer ball for everyone in your life, but if you are not familiar with the game you might be surprised at discover the variety of sizes, brands and styles. you in the sporting goods aisle. However, the guide to the size of soccer balls by age is simple.
Chances are you are looking for a size 5 ball (used by professionals, adults, and ages 12 and up), but there’s also a very good chance that you are reading this article because you have a child. younger.
Keep in mind that the soccer ball sizing guidelines for boys and girls / men and women are the same.
Soccer ball size guide by age
Size 5 (Professionals and Adults): 12 years old and over | 27-28 ” / 68-70 cm in circumference
Size 4 (Youth): From 8 to 12 years old | 25-26 ” / 63.5-66 cm in circumference
Size 3 (Children): 8 years old and under | 23-24 ” / 58.5-61 cm circumference
Size 1 (skills): for all ages, to use to develop skills, control and crush the house with minimal damage | 18-20 ” / 46-51 cm circumference
Futsal ball size guide by age
Size 4 (Professionals and Adults): 12 years old and over
Size 3 (Youth): From 8 to 12 years old
Size 2 (Children): 8 years old and under
2021 soccer ball recommendations
Nike Premier League Hi-Vis flight
Using Nike’s new Aerowsculpt technology and a design that pays homage to comic book models, this is the ball the Premier League pulls out when the cold sets in. Pow.
adidas MLS Nativo 2021
American stars and stripes and the Canadian maple leaf adorn the official ball of the closest league to the largest in the world.
PUMA LaLiga 1 Adrenalina MS Coach
This is the version of the official PUMA LaLiga ball which is strictly used in the biggest matches: El Clásico, derbies and special events.
Barcelona Skills Ball
Dribble around the house pretending you’re a fictional La Masia student named Sergi Pedro, regardless of your actual age.
(Sizes 2, 3 and 4 available)
All Senda balls (official partner of US Youth Futsal) are Fair Trade certified. Do something right with your life for once.