The official match ball for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
The Adidas Jabulani is the official match ball for the 2010 FIFA World Cup. The ball was unveiled in Cape Town, South Africa, on December 4, 2009. Jabulani means "rejoice" in Zulu, and was developed at Loughborough University, UK. … see full wiki
Every time the World Cup comes around, there are a bevy of complaints about the futuristic new ball, and every time, the matches have played pretty much the same as they had before. So when the complaints came about adidas' Jabulani ball, I took them with a grain of salt. That said, if there is any big story on the field of the first four days, it's the ball. The two big footballing stories are: poor goalkeeping, and poor long shots. Five … more
The ball is cursed people! Have u been watching the cup? I have seen nearly every game and goalkeepers keep scratching their heads. I loved it when the goalie from Ghana actually mimicked what the ball did in the air after he had been scored on. Yea it moved back and forth two times. This ball is great for Germany because the German pro league has been using the ball for the past year. Players hated the ball before the Cup and they hate it more even now. … more