Football|how to choose the right football: different sizes and materials

How to choose the right football? Here is a complete shopping guide for you. Before you head to the pitch, discover different football sizes and materials, which make one football different from another so you can choose the one that’s best for you.


Different football sizes

There are different football sizes, it is very important to pick the right football because playing with an incorrectly sized ball can have long-term negative effects on a player’s technique. When younger player uses a larger football, they will usually compensate the heavier weight by shooting with wrong posture, thus will develop a bad shooting form. Additionally, different pitches have various needed of footballs in terms of size and material.

Kipsta First Kick S3

Size 3 football

- Suitable for kids under age 8
- Suitable for learning ball sense

Kipsta First Kick S4

Size 4 football

- Suitable for kids aged 8 to 12
- Suitable for 5 and 7-a-side pitch

Kipsta First Kick S5

Size 5 football

- Suitable for 12 years old above players
- Suitable in 11-a-side pitch

Level of pratice

Depends on level of practice. There are 4 levels in choosing football: beginner, intermediate, advanced, futsal. (1⭐is the lowers and 5 ⭐is the highest)

F100 beginner fotball

Suitable for people who start learning football

Ball Touch: ⭐⭐
Durability: ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Stability: ⭐⭐

Kipsta F550

F500 beginner fotball

Suitable for people who start learning football
Complies with official FIFA standards
Ball Touch: ⭐⭐⭐
Durability:   ⭐⭐⭐
Stability:     ⭐⭐⭐


Intermediate: f550

Suitable for people who are master most of the football skills
Ball Touch: ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Durability:   ⭐⭐⭐⭐
Stability:     ⭐⭐⭐⭐
With official FIFA Basic approved

Kipsta F550

Advanced: f900

Suitable for people who have high-intensity training and competition
Ball Touch: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Durability: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Stability: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
With FIFA Quality Pro approved
Made with 12-panels cover with thermobonded construction. Excellent stability and durability.


Futsal: suitable for indoor football

Suitable for futsal competition

Low bouncing for futsal competition.