Monday 15th February 2021

The 20th “Starball” celebrates a design that symbolizes the world’s best club competition

A milestone will be marked in the remaining rounds of the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League The adidas Finale Istanbul 21 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Starball design

The “Starball” design, first introduced in 2001, is based on the UEFA Champions League logo and has become a symbol of the world’s best club competition. The new official ball will be used in all remaining UEFA Champions League matches this season, including the Final of the Ataturk Olympic Stadium on 29 May 2021

The Istanbul 21 Finale features every design from the last 20 UEFA Champions League finals weaving the past and present together into a high-performance ball. Sleek red banners detail every year and city, while the thermally bonded star panels create a seamless surface for an enhanced first Offer touch

The ball still offers control, aerobatic stability and a secure hold via thermally bonded hexagonal plates, overlapping stars and textured coating.The ball contains sustainable adhesive and offers a seamless surface and an improved first touch for even more precision on the field

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