Question by  Anonymous

How big is a football?

That's a soccer ball, for you Americans


Answer by  den2den2 (48)

A soccer ball comes in a great variety of sizes. For children ages 7 and under, it is recommended that you use a ball 23 to 24 inches in circumference. For children 7 to 11, use a ball that is 25 to 26 inches across. And, for children 12 and up, the standard ball is 27 to 28 inches.


Answer by  pmm62 (243)

A Size 3 ball is 23-24 inches, a Size 4 ball is 25-26 inches, and a Size 5 ball is 27-28 inches in diameter.

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Answer by  jconk (62)

A standard size football must be in the shape of a sphere and have a circumference of 27-28 inches. The current accepted weight is 14-16 ounces.


Answer by  ShayanFCB (366)

The FIFA approved standard circumference of a soccer ball, or football, is 68.5 centimeters, to 69.5 centimeters. The FIFA approved standard weight is between 420 to 445 grams in weight


Answer by  Jeff1026 (20)

A standard adult soccer ball (used by all adult leagues) weighs between 14-16 ounces (400-450 grams), and has a circumference of 27-28 inches (68.5-71.1 cm).


Answer by  ILOVEPHYSICS (21)

Footballs(Soccer balls), are sphere shaped, air filled(6-8 lbs of pressure), mass of leather. They can range in size from 5 1/2 inches to 12 inches in diameter.


Answer by  snb (23)

A typical size 5 ball, the size used in adult soccer, is twenty seven to twenty eight inches around and fourteen to sixteen ounces. There are smaller sizes of soccer balls used for youth play.


Answer by  zach (27)

A standard Size 5 football/soccer ball is 68-70 cm (about 27-28 inches) according to Law 2 of the Laws of the Game. Balls are to be inflated to 8-12 pounds per square inch. While other sizes exist, they are used for team handball, games for children, and other games.


Answer by  Skip (14)

The soccer ball is air filled, and it has a circumference between 27 and 28 inches (which is the same as between 68-70 cm). This is called a 'size 5' ball, but smaller balls exist, called size 3 and size 4.


Answer by  sayswhat (25)

A football is about as big as a child's head. It is as big as a birthday balloon. It is as big as a flower pot. A football is as big as watermelon, but bigger than a cantelope. It is the same size as a small breadbox.


Answer by  karate (24)

Soccer balls come in all different sizes depending on the age group. For instance, in official sizes, a 'Size 5' ball is used for individuals aged 12 and up whereas a 'Size 4' is used for children ages 8-12. More specifically, a 'Size 5' ball weighs between 14-16 ounces with a circumference of about 27-28 inches.


Answer by  Bigpeter (58)

Official soccer ball no more than 27 inches circumference and no less than 26 inches circumference. Age 8 and under 23-24 inches in circumference,weigh between 11-12 ounces Ages 8-12 weigh 12-13 ounces and circumference 25-26 inches Ages 12 and older, weighs 14-16 ounces with a circumference of 27-28 inches


Answer by  Vincent20 (15)

A soccer ball is a slightly smaller than a normal, men's basketball. Those basketballs typically say 29.5, which I assume means it's 29.5 inches around. So a soccer ball would be around 25 inches in circumfrence.


Answer by  jwolf36b (25)

A football is about as big as a basketball. It may be a little bigger or a little smaller. I'm not really sure, it's been a while since I've kicked one around. I suppose also that a football might be the same size as some dinosaur eggs.


Answer by  MagicalTurd44 (1)

as big as ur moms a**

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