When someone has a passion in life, gift buying is easy. If their passion happens to be soccer, then we’ve made it even easier, because this collection of good soccer gifts includes things any fan or player will love. There’s official soccer shirts from around the world, trainers to help them improve their game, and even a few DIY ideas for those who love the personal touch.
Penny Soccer Game
Shrink soccer down to size with this portable penny soccer game. Complete with game board, two score pegs, and a penny, players can flick their way to victory by shooting the coin across the board and into the opposing goal while avoiding the opposing plug ‘players’.
Gatorade 26oz Stainless Steel Bottle
They’ll stay hydrated and cool whether they’re on the track, trail, or just chilling in the back yard with this Gatorade stainless steel bottle. Holding a thirst-quenching 26 oz. it features double-wall vacuum insulation, non-slip Gatorskin grip, and an open/close cap that’s super easy to use.
Light Up LED Soccer Ball
The end of the day doesn’t have to mean the end of the game when they have the Glow City light-up ball. Fitted with two Hi Bright LED lights, the ball will automatically light-up when the ball is bounced or kicked, and will stay illuminated until the game is over.
Mini Soccer Goal Set
Ideal for both indoor and outdoor use, this miniature goal folds flat for easy storage, and is easy to assemble thanks to the quick fold corner joints. Complete with a mini soccer ball and inflation pump and needle, this set is suitable for players aged 1 to 6.
Soccer Gal Pop Up Card
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Soccer-mad girls everywhere will love receiving this pop-up card, whatever the occasion. Left blank inside for your own special message, it features a pony-tailed striker on the front, with a 3D girl goal keeper stretching to save the black and white ball as it heads towards her goal.
SKLZ Star-Kick Hands Free Solo Soccer Trainer
Soccer training can be tough when they want to practice solo, but the SKLZ Star-Kick Hands Free Trainer means play can go even when they’re alone. With one end around the ball, the other end attaches to their ankle, providing a reach of up to 18 feet.
Soccer Wish Bracelet
Wish bracelets are a fun gift to give, and this one is perfect for girls who love to play soccer. The silver football charm hangs on a color cord that is designed to eventually break, which is when the wish she made when putting it on just might come true!
adidas Stadium Ii Backpack
Roomy enough to hold a regulation-size soccer ball either inside or outside, this Adidas sports bag is built to last. Made from 100 percent polyester, it’s big enough to hold all of their sports kit, and features a zippered pocket for dirty sneakers and a water-resistant bottom to protect contents.
Soccer is my Favorite Season Hoodie
If sports herald the changing of the seasons rather than the weather, then this hoodie is for them. Made from a cotton mix, it comes in gray, navy, or black and features the words ‘Soccer is my favorite season’ across the front above the handy pouch pocket.
Smart Soccer Ball
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This ball makes the most incredible soccer gift for anyone who wants to fine-tune their dribbling skills. Connecting to their smart phone or tablet, it provides daily classes – both live and on-demand – which increase in difficulty to suit every ability as they make their way up the digital leader board.
Zonal Marking Book
Penned by Michael Cox, one of the most respected soccer journalists working today, this book is a colorful journey through European soccer’s recent history. From the early 1990s to the present day, it charts the way the game has changed as the baton has been passed from country to country.
Official Soccer Jerseys
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No matter which team they support, you’ll find a soccer jersey to match their passions here. With an (almost) A-Z of countries, from Argentina to Wales, there are also shirts for individual clubs and even individual players, like the incredible Spurs player, Son Heung-Min and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo.
Football Clubs of Europe Print
Give them a visual display of Europe’s top teams with this attractive infographic print, which measures a generous 36” x 24”. Available in a choice of finishes and frames, this poster features simplified versions of each club’s official emblem to mark their place on the map.
Give them something to do with their hands while they’re waiting for the big game to start with this fun ceramic mug. Shaped like half a soccer ball, the mug holds 14 oz. and includes a goal on one side so they can shoot and score with their mini marshmallows.
Funny Soccer Socks
If they’re fans of the beautiful game, these socks make the perfect soccer gift. Made from cotton or wool, they come printed with a funny message on the bottom about one of six teams, or you can have your own custom message displayed on the soles, instead.
Golden Touch Weighted Soccer Technique Training Ball
Help them develop their skills by using this size 3 soccer ball. Smaller than a standard ball but with the same weight of a regulation size 5, the SKLZ Golden Touch will help players practice using a smaller target as they dribble, shoot, pass, and receive the ball.
Sphero Mini Soccer Robot Ball
There’s a world of fun to be had with the Sphero M001SRW Mini Soccer ball. Fully programmable via the app, this tiny ping-pong sized ball features LED lights and comes with traffic cones and bowling pins so they can practice manoeuvring the ball around while avoiding the obstacles.
Full Size Outdoor Soccer Goal
One of the most important pieces of soccer practice kit, this goal is simple, quick, and easy to set up. With a choice of two sizes, the goal comes with durable netting which attaches to the powder-coated steel frame with Velcro. Ground anchors are also included.
adidas Samba Classic Soccer Shoes
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Give them the upper hand when playing indoor soccer with a pair of Samba Classic soccer shoes. Designed for speed and with a leather upper and lightweight ERVA midsole, these shoes are comfortable and non-marking, and available in sizes 6.5 to 13.
Oversized Soccer Sherpa Blanket with Hood
Whether they’re watching the game or just hanging out, this Sherpa blanket will delight any soccer fan. Made from suede polyester and designed with a black and white soccer ball pattern, the blanket also comes with a hood to make the coziest sports gift ever.
Soccer Love Tee
Soccer mom, soccer widow, or soccer fan – any woman who’s involved with the game will appreciate this casual but cool tee. Soft and comfortable, it comes in various styles and boasts a soccer ball design on the front which has a cute heart center.
NIKE Legend Short Sleeve Soccer Shirt
With outstanding moisture-wicking properties, the Nike Legend tee will keep him dry and cool while training, or looking cool when he’s not. With flat seams to prevent chafing, this short-sleeved t-shirt is available in 17 vibrant colors, 8 different sizes, and boasts the unmistakable Nike swoosh.
adidas Rivalry Soccer OTC Socks
With ankle and arch compression for improved stability, the Adidas Rivalry Soccer OTC socks are made from 93% polyester, with 2% spandex to help them keep their shape. Moisture-wicking for dryness and with a cushioned sole, they’re ideal for even the most arduous of training sessions.
CATAPULT PLAYR Soccer GPS Smart Vest
This amazing GPS vest has been designed to work with the app to chart their soccer progress. Tracking speed, distance, power, load and more, this tracker can be used to compete against friends, or used as a tool to ensure that with each session they’re improving their skills and stamina.
Soccer Smarts for Kids Book
Give a soccer mad kid exclusive access to the tips and tricks for improving their game with this awesome book. Written by a long-standing youth soccer coach, this book reveals strategies for setting goals, staying fit, and developing their skills to bring their game to the next level.
Confederations Cup Glider Soccer Ball
Suitable for ages 12 and over, this regulation size 5 soccer ball is durable enough to last through vigorous practice and games. With a rubber bladder for optimum inflation and machine-stitching to ensure longevity, this ball comes in 17 different colors, from orange and black to shocking pink and cyan.
Portable Soccer Trainer
This clever goal can be used by two players at the same time as they practice their passing, heading, trapping, and shooting skills without having to chase after the ball. The rebounder net will return the ball right back to the player, while the smaller net is ideal for passing practice.
Pro Disc Cones 15 Drills eBook
Perfect for practicing those agility skills, this set of 50 pro disc cones are built to last. Brightly colored so they can’t be missed, the discs are also highly flexible, so they will spring back into shape even when they’re stepped on. A skills booklet and carry bag are also included.
SenseBall Soccer Kick Trainer
Used by more than 500 youth soccer clubs around the world, including AC Milan, this kick trainer allows players to hone their skills using both feet without having to retrieve the ball. Players will have access to 50 exercise videos, online videoconferences, and a program to help them train.
4 Diy Soccer Gifts and Foods
No party is complete without a cake, and if your kid’s birthday bash is going to be soccer-themed, this make-at-home cake will be perfect. Follow the recipe to make the cake and buttercream from scratch, and turn the finished product into a spectacular soccer field using green and white frosting.
Soccer Ball Ornaments
These DIY ornaments make the coolest soccer gifts, and they’re super simple to make, too. Use a Styrofoam ball as a base (so no tricky molding to do), and cover it in MagiKote before painting it in black and white to look just like the real thing.
Soccer-themed snacks will go down a treat while watching the game or as part of a birthday buffet. This recipe shows you how to turn easy sugar cookies into impressive soccer balls with the clever use of black and white icing and a steady hand.
Diy Soccer Coach Gift
Designed to be attached to a bottle of Simply lemonade or limeade, these gift tags could also be used for any gift you want to give to your child’s coach. The printable template is absolutely free, so all you need is a printer, some card, and of course, a gift.
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