2011 Pitch Holiday Gift Guide
We can't all have Lionel Messi's foot skills — but, thanks to adidas, we CAN have his footwear. Called the first-ever "soccer shoe with a brain," the adidas F50 miCoach is the first-ever soccer shoe to incorporate adidas' groundbreaking miCoach technology. A Speed Cell embedded in the shoe's sole keeps constant readings of your player's top speed, average speed, work rate, distance traveled and other key stats, then lets you download all of that information to your home computer after the game for instant analysis. Watch your improvement over time, learn at which points of the game you gain or lose speed, compare yourself to your friends and teammates, or even go online and see how you stack up against Messi and the top players in the world!
FC Dallas Team Apparel | Prices Vary
Scarves up! The 2012 FC Dallas season is just three months away — are you ready to show your support? Whether with a scarf, hat, t-shirt, bag or other team equipment and apparel, FCDallas.com has all the FC Dallas goods to make the holidays happy for the fan in your family. And just in time for the holidays, enter promo code 7MLSFS9 at checkout and receive FREE SHIPPING on all orders of $75 or more through the end of the year!
Nearly every child in the world, at some point in their childhood, will kick a soccer ball. Some will kick around with friends for fun, others will join teams and compete for trophies, while still others — the lucky few blessed with the skills, drive, opportunity and innate athletic ability — will go on to become household names from the dirt fields of Nigeria to the packed terraces of Wembley. Names like Messi Beckham Casillas Cannavaro In "A Beautiful Game," author Tom Watt seeks out the world's greatest players to learn about their lives as youth players, the towns and fields they came from, and the drive that made them champions. Filled with photos from around the world and behind-the-scenes tidbits from the young lives of the game's greatest stars, "A Beautiful Game" is both an enlightening soccer tale for older fans, and a series of compelling stories to inspire the stars of tomorrow.
Ultimate Soccer Movie Package | Prices Vary
Stuff your favorite soccer fan's stocking with a collection of the greatest soccer movies ever made! Watch as Sylvester Stallone and American POWs play the Nazis not just for victory, but for freedom, in 1981's classic Victory; feel the passion of a Mexican-American teenager trying to make the squad at Newcastle United in Goal! The Dream Begins; and appreciate soccer's ability transcend class, culture and race in Kicking It, a 2008 documentary about South Africa's Homeless World Cup. Or, choose from your own favorite soccer movies!
Select The Cure Pink Soccer Ball | $43.99
Not only is "The Cure" a great-looking soccer ball for girls (and boys!) of all ages, and made from high-quality synthetic leather, Select Sport America will donate $4 of every purchase to fund research in the fight against breast cancer! Look awesome on the pitch, and support an important cause!
Goalkeepers have an especially tough job in the winter, when rain, wind and even the occasional snow flurry make for some challenging saves. That's why the adidas RESPONSE Pro ClimaCool gloves are a perfect fit for your young keeper's holiday stocking. Designed specifically to outperform a standard glove in inclement weather, with superior grip and a patented, moisture-wicking material, the ClimaCool will help your player perform their best this winter.
What's better than a soccer bobblehead — a soccer bobblehead with YOUR head! Custom Bobbleheads allows you to make your own personal bobblehead — just upload a photo of yourself (or your child), choose from a pre-selected range of features, and within as little as five days, you can have your own, custom-made personalized bobblehead!
Goal Soccer Cork Board | $16.99
Display your favorite tournament pins, championship medals, team photos and more on this cool soccer cork board — with solid wood backing and a keyhole back, it's the perfect way to showcase all your favorite soccer memories!