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The adidas World Cup 2018 OMB soccer ball is here! Telstar 18 is the official match ball of the 2018 World Cup, with new graphics inspired by the original adidas Telstar ball used in 1970. This version has an updated six-panel shape that's been tested around the world to ensure the best performance. A distinct 3-D textured upper offers greater control and grip at your feet. For the first time ever in an official match ball, adidas included an embedded NFC chip so you can interact with the ball using your smartphone. Get the official soccer ball of the 2018 World Cup with the adidas Telstar 18 Official Match Ball.