FIFA World Cup is an international association football tournament that is contested among senior men's national team of the members of FIFA.
The World Cup inaugural tournament was held in 1930 and the tournament is being played every four years.
Brazil is the most decorated country to have won the World Cup having won five to their name, followed closely by Germany.
As of now, no African country has reached the final of the tournament talkless of winning the Grand Prize.
There are many things to look at in the prestigious tournament, from the quality of players, the opening and Closing Ceremony, the emotions, and the cultural exposure.
However, one thing to also talk about is the World Cup match ball.
FIFA always have a designated match ball for the whole games in a tournament since 1930, and the ball has evolved since 1930 to 2018.
The ball has seen some modernized changes that give more soothing and texture to it. Some of these balls have been controversial during play as well.
Here are the FIFA World Cup match ball since 1930.
1. 1930 - Tiento
2. 1934 - Federale 102
3. 1938 - Allen
4. 1942 - Duplo T
5. 1954 - Swiss World Champion
6. 1958 - Top Star
7. 1962 - Crack
8. 1966 - Challenge 4 star (Slazenga)
9. 1970 - Telstar
10. 1974 - Telstar Durlast
11. 1978 - Tango
12. 1982 - Tango Espana
13. 1986 - Azteca
14. 1990 - Etrusco Unico
15. 1994 - Questra
16. 1998 - Tricolore
17. 2002 - Fevernova
18. 2006 - Teamgeist
19. 2010 - Jabulani
20. 2014 - Brazuca
21. 2018 - Telstar 18
Of the balls, Jabulani has been rated the most popular due to its controversial movement when hit.
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