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Check this Happy New Year message from our friends …

December 30th, 2010 by

Check this Happy New Year message from our friends Africa10 who say “Here’s to a great 2011 and beyond. Keep kicking.”
http://www.tinyurl.com/A10Kickstarter

http://africa10.dipdive.com/media/166145

Happy New Year from Africa10

Happy holidays and may 2011 be a great year for you. Check out our ongoing Kickstarter crowd funding campaign to raise funds to complete A10’s rough cut. Find out all the info right here.tinyurl.com/A10Kickstarter

Hey folks we are supporting our friends at …

December 27th, 2010 by

Hey folks we are supporting our friends at Africa10 who are fundraising to complete their amazing documentary film about the transformative power of soccer in Africa. Support the project by making a pledge and get awesome rewards like a signed Inter Milan shirt from Ghanaian player Sulley Muntari or a signed A10 shirt by Ziggy Marley. Copy the link and spread the word!

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/901228600/africa10-feature-documentary-finishing-funds

Kickstarter >> AFRICA10: feature documentary finishing funds by Julian Cautherley

Julian Cautherley is raising funds for AFRICA10: feature documentary finishing funds on Kickstarter! AFRICA10 is a feature documentary about the transformative power of soccer in Africa. Help us complete the rough cut for distributors.

Merry Christmas to one and all from The Ball

December 24th, 2010 by

Merry Christmas to one and all from The Ball

2022 World Cup to be held in Qatari “winter”? But …

December 17th, 2010 by

2022 World Cup to be held in Qatari “winter”? But what did Blatter mean by ‘actors’ when he said: “I’m thinking about the footballers, not only the fans but the actors.” Are footballers actors?

Yarr

December 16th, 2010 by

Yarr! All board, me hearties!

Down memeory lane… Head Ball in Lome, Togo

December 9th, 2010 by

Down memeory lane… Head Ball in Lome, Togo

Dear all 1000 plus friends of The Ball, thanks for …

December 5th, 2010 by

Dear all 1000 plus friends of The Ball, thanks for your support. The Ball is honoured. Please continue to provide feedback as we build up for Brazil 2014. If you have suggestions of people, organisations and places we should visit en route from London to Brazil… don’t be shy… get in touch… or maybe you want to join The Ball on the road??? Whose coming with us to Brazil then?

Also shows public viewing in historic squares in …

December 3rd, 2010 by

Also shows public viewing in historic squares in St Petersburg and Moscow. Neat. Hopefully Phil can keep hold of his passport this time!

Russia 2018 bid stadiums (HD)

Saint Petersburg, Kaliningrad, Moscow, Kazan, Nizhni Novgorod and Sochi stadiums (video 16:9)

They’re going to be shipped off to other countries …

December 3rd, 2010 by

They’re going to be shipped off to other countries after the World Cup, apparently. We’re not holding out much hope for fan parks (should there be any) being equipped with aircon, though.

2022

December 2nd, 2010 by

2022: Qatar! Wow. What do you think?

The Ball 2014 left England on 9th Jan 2014 and headed to the World Cup in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

The Ball 2010 left England on 24th Jan 2010 headed to the Opening Ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The Ball 2006 travelled from London to the Opening Ceremony in Munich, Germany.

The Ball 2002 was carried 7000 miles across Europe and Asia to the World Cup finals in Korea & Japan.