Jabulani – how it’s made

Date:13 June 2010 Tags:, , , , ,


Every four years, Adidas unveils what they hope is the perfect soccer ball, to be used in the FIFA World Cup. For the 2010 tournament, which began on 11 June in South Africa, designers used a wind tunnel to create a highly calibrated soccer ball of optimal roundness and stable flight. Watch this video for a unique look into complex manufacturing steps to create the Jabulani soccer ball…

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* Article: The science behind Jabulani
* Article: Making the World Cup go ’round