One of the world biggest sports equipment manufacturer Adidas has unveiled the official match ball for the FIFA world Qatar 🇶🇦 2022 tournament will be hosted by the sinking rich oil gulf country in June this year, Felele247.com understands
The ongoing collaboration between FIFA and adidas will bring the ultimate ball to the pitch
The 14th successive ball created by adidas for the FIFA World Cup™ travels faster in flight than any other in the tournament’s history, supporting high-speed and high-quality games
Al Rihla means “the journey” in Arabic and is inspired by the culture, architecture, iconic boats and flag of Qatar
Al Rihla has been revealed by adidas as the Official Match Ball for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. The 14th successive ball that adidas has created for the FIFA World Cup™ is designed to support peak game speeds, as it travels faster in flight than any ball in the tournament’s history.
“This is a stunning, sustainable and high quality Official Match Ball from adidas that will be enjoyed by stars performing at the top of their game on the world’s biggest stage in Qatar, as well as grassroots players everywhere,” said Jean-François Pathy, FIFA’s Director of Marketing.
“Al Rihla’s worldwide journey will represent the incredible reach of the FIFA World Cup and give fans a unique opportunity to engage with the event as excitement builds ahead of the big kick-off.”
Designed from the inside out using data and rigorous testing at adidas labs, in wind tunnels and on the pitch by football players themselves,
Al Rihla provides the highest levels of accuracy and reliability on the field of play, partly due to its new panel shape and surface textures.