- November 10, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Planet Sports
World football governing body, FIFA have unveiled the official match-ball for the world cup holding in Russia next year.
According to FIFA, the ball named “Telstar 18″ gets its name from its status as the “star of television”. The first ball to be decorated with black panels, the pattern was designed to stand out on black-and-white TVs, and changed football design forever.
The competition will kick off on 14 Jun 2018 and end on 15 Jul 2018.