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Football Customisation Guide

Branded footballs are the perfect promotional choice, with smaller sizes making ideal brand building giveaways whilst larger sizes providing a canvas to promote your brand whilst allowing match play. When it comes to choosing the right football, do you know which you should pick for your brand, company or event to make a perfect long-lasting impression?
Whether for training, matches or product giveaways there's a wide range of options including various types, size and qualities designed for different needs from perfect promotional giveaways through to professional size and quality footballs for the big match.
Here's a handy guide to help you pick the right one.

1. Selecting the Right Size of Football

Football Sizes Offered by Just Balls

Footballs come in a variety of sizes from bespoke branded promotional football keyrings through to sizes 0 to 5, choosing the right size will be based on what you'll be using the balls for and who’ll be using them.

Keyring footballs along with mini balls sizes 0 and 1 make ideal promotional giveaways, a perfect branding opportunity whilst at events.

Sizes 3,4 and 5 are available in a number of different qualities. Whilst these can be made to a promotional quality, ideal for giveaways, competitions & merchandising, these footballs also make the perfect match and training balls depending on the age profile of those that will be using it. The larger sizes also provide a bigger canvas to showcase your brand, company or event.

For all ball sizes, each panel on the football is printed before being stitched together, allowing the whole surface of the football to be your canvas.

Football Ball Size Selection Chart

Panel Construction
Football Keyring    A popular product giveaway, ideal for generating brand awareness. 6 Panels
Mini Size 0 Approx 32-34cm circumference.

Suitable for All Ages. Great for promotional use as well as increasing skill and coordination for players of all ages.

6 or 12 Panels
Mini Size 1 Approx 44 cm circumference. Suitable for All Ages. A great choice for younger players to get started and develop close control whilst still small enough to make an ideal promotional gift. 12, 26, 30 or 32 Panels
Size 3 Approx 61cm circumference. Used at under 7, 8 and 9 age levels of junior football 12, 26, 30 or 32 Panels
Size 4 Approx 64 cm circumference. Used at under 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 age levels of junior football.

12, 26, 30 or 32 Panels

Size 5 Approx 69 cm circumference. 12, 18, 26, 30 or 32 Panels 12, 18, 26, 30 or 32 Panels


2. Different Qualities Of Footballs We Offer

We offer footballs in a variety of types that vary in quality, some perfect to build brand awareness as promotional giveaways whilst others of a match ready quality perfect for the big match. Between Promotional, Training & Match Qualities, there is something for everyone:

Promotional PVC footballs

Designed for brand awareness, promotional events and occasions where cost is the overriding factor, these balls are machine-stitched to keep the price of the ball down. Promotional footballs are made of PVC with 2 layers of lining. Available in all sizes from keyring through sizes 0 – 5, designed for a general kickabout in the garden, these balls make a perfect product for building brand awareness.

Training PVC Footballs

Available in sizes 3,4 and 5, weighing from, our high quality training balls are hand-stitched with a 3-layer inner lining and specifically designed for practice and training. 
Slightly lighter in weight than a match ready ball allowing the player to build up strength and stamina. Built for consistency, long-lasting durability and low maintenance, perfect for use on multiple surfaces.

Match Ready PU Footballs

Our match ready balls are built to meet the international match specifications. This means you can enjoy the same quality of football as professionals. providing the highest degree of play-ability that ensures all-day, all-weather performance.

Our Match Ready Footballs are available in sizes 3, 4 and 5 and hand-stitched for superior quality with a 4-layer inner lining. Manufactured in PU rather than PVC, though expensive, provides the highest level of play-ability and match day performance. Those players seeking optimal performance generally use PU balls which offer a true feel and touch and retain their shape better during game play due to the thicker material.

Football Quality Selection Chart 

Quality Outer Material Inner Lining Stitching Type Available In Sizes
Promotional Footballs  PVC 2 Layers Inner Lining Machine Stitched

Size 5 Promotional Football,

Size 4 Promotional Football,

Size 3 Promotional Football,

Size 1 Mini Promotional Football,

Size 0 Mini Promotional Football,

Keyring-shaped Promotional Football,

Vintage Faux Leather Football

Training Footballs PVC 3 Layers Inner Lining Hand Stitched

Size 5 Training Football,

Size 4 Training Football,

Size 3 Training Football

Match Ready Footballs PU 4 Layers Inner Lining Hand Stitched

Size 5 Match Football,

Size 4 Match Football,

Size 3 Match Football

Need Further Advice?

Still, need advice choosing the right football? Get in touch with one of our experts to discuss your bespoke needs.


Next Steps

  • Request a Quote

Whether you've requested a quote online, via email or over the phone, you will be emailed a quote that will include a breakdown of unit price, set-up charges and delivery costs. These prices will be based on your chosen product quality, quantity, delivery location and printing options. There are no hidden charges with Just Balls. Your quote will also include the additional details such as the product size, colours available, print areas and lead times.

  • Request a Visual

Do you need some help with your pitch to the client? Maybe some ball mockups to help your client 'visualise' the logo branded ball? Our 3D ball visual templates have been proven to help our distributors with their sales pitch. Contact us for no-obligation ball visuals, as many as you like with as many revisions as you want! 

  • Request a Sample

If you would like to see a sample of a ball before placing an order, please feel free to request one from our sales team. For our UK based trade distributors, samples are provided free of charge with next-day delivery.