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THE BALL MEANS MORE 2019/20 Premier League Merlin Ball

The Ball Means More

Meet this season’s Merlin, inspired by England’s urban landscapes and vibrant football culture; designed exclusively for the 20th anniversary of Nike’s partnership with the Premier League.

THE BALL MEANS MORE 2019/20 Premier League Merlin Ball

Football is more than just a sport, it means freedom and brings joy to so many young people. The new Nike Merlin ball is designed to inspire creative expression and fuel football culture.

THE BALL MEANS MORE 2019/20 Premier League Merlin Ball

“We wanted to design a ball that felt hyper-technical and precise in nature but also inspired by the English culture of living and breathing Premier League football.”
Kieran Ronan, GM, Global Equipment

THE BALL MEANS MORE 2019/20 Premier League Merlin Ball

The launch campaign photography features footballers from Hackney Laces, Rising Ballers, She’s a Baller, Whippets FC, Victoria Park Vixens and Hackney Wick FC.