ARTICLES

A number of different elements go into the making of a soccer ball, with the bladder usually made from butyl or latex, the lining featuring either cotton or polyester and the outer cover consisting of either natural or s...

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The game of soccer was invented in China during the fourth century BC. While the game was different to its modern day form, two opposing teams tried to kick a ball made of feathers and hair between two poles.

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Soccer, or football as many people call it, is believed to have been invented in ancient times, around 4,500 BC. There has been many different soccer like balls found throughout the world in countries like China, Egypt a...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

The cover of a traditional soccer ball is made up of a pattern of 20 white hexagons and 12 black pentagons. In mathematics, the shape is known as spherical truncated icosahedron.

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An official soccer ball has a circumference of 27 to 28 inches and weighs 14 to 16 ounces. This is known as a "size 5" ball, which is used at all levels of competition from ages 12 and older.

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A regulation size soccer ball used in international matches and by people ages 12 and older weighs 14 to 16 ounces and has a circumference of 27 to 28 inches. In soccer, there are five different ball sizes depending on t...

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Tips for playing high school soccer include being in peak physical condition, playing at a fast pace, and developing advanced skills, such as passing to open spaces and moving effectively without the ball. Maintaining a ...

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