23 Best Gifts for Soccer Fans

If you’re struggling to find the ideal gift for the soccer fan in your life, then fear no more. You won’t be conceding any penalties with our list of great gifts that are sure to bring them a smile. We’ve saved you the time and hassle of having to search the web, and compiled a list of the best gift for soccer fans by real soccer fans. And what’s more, you won’t even have to move from your couch to find them!

Our list of gifts for the soccer player in your life is compiled by 73 soccer lovers. This group of soccer fans and players is comprised of boys, girls, young men. Whether they are serious premier league fans, or soccer players themselves, this is the ideal list of gifts for anyone in your life who loves soccer.

1. Adidas Official World Cup Telstar Football

What better way to show your soccer-mad fan how much you love them than by getting them a replica of the exact training ball that was used at the most recent World Cup? If it’s good enough for the stars of the premier league at the sport’s biggest global tournaments, then it’s good enough for any aspiring soccer star! You’ll be scoring with this one!

2. Mini Wooden Table Top Foosball

Matty's Toy Stop Deluxe Wooden Mini Table Top Air Hockey (Extra Pucks) & Foosball (Soccer) (Extra Balls) Games Gift Set Bundle - 2 Pack

This is one of the coolest gifts for soccer fans you will find, and it’s an excellent choice that will provide fun for the whole family. This awesome mini foosball set can be used inside and outdoors, so there’ll never be a family event again where you can’t find out who the undisputed king or queen of soccer in your family is!

3. Foldable Soccer Magnetic Tactic Coaching Board

FOCCTS Magnetic Soccer Tactic Coaching Board with 26 Magnets, Dry Erase Marker, Eraser, Foldable and Portable Football Coach Tool

This one is for the serious fan! If they’re looking to take their game to the next level, then this magnetic tactic coaching board will help them put together the formations and tactics that will help their club achieve greatness. It’s a cool little item that would make the best gift for any real soccer fan.

4. World Football Stars Top Trumps Match Board Game

World Football Stars Top Trumps Match Board Game

The World Football Stars game is Top Trumps taken to the next level. The game features the biggest name in world soccer, so your soccer fan can play as stars such as Harry Kane, Paul Pogba and Leo Messi as they aim to emulate their success off the pitch! It’s super simple to set up and pack away, so you don’t need to worry about tidying up after them. After all, young soccer fans are not known for how good they are at tidying up!

5. Soccer Smarts: 75 Skills, Tactics & Mental Exercises to Improve Your Game

Soccer Smarts: 75 Skills, Tactics & Mental Exercises to Improve Your Game

This is another one for the more serious fans out there. Did you know some of the most successful players in world soccer can earn up to $100 million per year in endorsements and club salaries, according to Investopedia.com? That’s an unimaginable figure, but if the aspiring soccer fan you know is wanting to take their game up a gear, then this book will help give them the tips and skills to improve their performance. It is sure to be one of the best gifts for soccer players of all skill levels.

6. Playmobil Soccer Player – Brazil

If you’re on a tight budget or looking for an extra item then this is a great little soccer gifts for boys and girls. It’s a cool Playmobil figure in the shape of a Brazilian soccer player. It features a kicking action to make playing more realistic and is part of a collectible set. If you’re buying a present for a younger fan, then it’s a great way to encourage learning through interactive play.

7. The Greatest Football Quiz Book

This gift idea will make an excellent coffee table book. The paperback book will test the knowledge of all fans, and make for great conversation. It’s full of amazing questions that will test your memory of the beautiful game. It also features some great soccer trivia, and facts about some of the sport’s greatest players. Here’s a tip – read this book before you gift it, and impress them with your newly acquired knowledge!

8. How to Think Like Sir Alex Ferguson

How to Think Like Sir Alex Ferguson

This is an excellent choice for not just soccer fans, but for anybody who could benefit from learning from one of the greatest minds in sporting history. Sir Alex Ferguson coached Manchester United to a record-breaking treble season and dominated European and global soccer for a generation. This is must-read for all serious soccer fans and one of the most perfect soccer gifts for players.

9. Soccer Backpack with Ball Holder – For Boys & Girls

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This backpack is perfect for all younger soccer fans. It’s got an additional holder for their ball, and it has enough room to store their kit and training gear in too. It features ventilated compartments to keep muddy gear away from their drinks bottle and snacks, and has soft mesh cushioned shoulder straps to keep them comfortable.

10. NIGHTMATCH Light Up Soccer Ball

Here’s one for the late-nighters, and an ideal gift for soccer fans who enjoy playing all year round. This light up ball looks awesome and makes playing in the dark fun. The ball also comes with a ball bump and spare batteries, so you won’t have to worry about them running out anytime soon.

11. USA Official Licensed Ball

adidas World Cup Soccer Official Licensed Product USA Ball, Size 5, White/Collegiate Green/Red

If you’re looking for a gift for real USA soccer fans then here it is. It’s ideal for players and coaches, and a great way to put a smile on the face of passionate USA fans. The ball is great quality and officially licensed.

12. Renegade GK Vortex Goalie Gloves

Renegade GK Vulcan Surge Hybrid Cut Level 3 Youth & Adult Goalie Gloves with Pro-Tek Fingersaves - Goalkeeper Gloves Size 8 - GK Gloves - Goalie Gloves Size 8 - White, Neon Yellow, Blue

Not every soccer fan wants to be a midfielder or striker – there are plenty of aspiring goalkeeper gloves. If you’re looking to spend a little extra and are wanting to get them a pair of excellent gloves to help them on their way, then you’ll do well to find a pair which are better than this.

13. Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards

Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guard (Black/Volt) Size Small

If you’ve ever been kicked in the shins then you’ll be no stranger to how much it hurts. When you’re out on the soccer field, players get kicked from all angles. These Nike Mercurial Lite shin guards are the perfect protection for your shins. Nike have a rich history with the sport and they produce some of the best equipment and gear going.

14. 3D Optical Illusion Soccer Lamp

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This one’s a little bit different – and totally cool. This 3d optical illusion soccer ball changes color and will look great in any soccer fan’s room. It’s a must-have gift for any young soccer fan. Light up their face with this cool present idea.

15. Soccer iQ: Things that Smart Players Do

Soccer IQ: Things That Smart Players Do, Vol. 1

Here’s another great book help improve their soccer knowledge. It’s a unique book that takes a different perspective when looking at the mental side of the game. It looks at the smart decisions that going into performing at the highest level, and is sure to help all aspiring soccer players.

16. Soccer Ball Bath Bombs

Soccer Ball Bath Bombs - 3 pack - Soccer Gifts - Luxury Scented Bath Bomb Fizzies - Great Gift for Soccer players, Teammates, Opponents, Soccer Clubs and Leagues, Birthdays, Men, Boys, Women, Girls

This is ideal for a post-game bath. Relax your muscles after a hard training session or tough game with these awesome bath bombs. It comes in cool packaging, and features three uniquely handcrafted bath bombs in the shape of soccer balls.

17. Ceramic Soccer Ball Design Mug

Ceramic Soccer Ball Design Sports Coffee Tea Mug with Handle Great Gift Idea for Coaches, Soccer Fans, Soccer Players - Black/White, 15 Oz

Perfect for any soccer fan who enjoys starting their day with a strong coffee. This soccer ball-themed coffee mug is the ideal gift for those who want everybody in the office to know they’re a fan of the beautiful game!

18. For Soccer-Crazy Girls Only: Everything Great About Soccer

For Soccer-Crazy Girls Only: Everything Great about Soccer

Soccer is becoming increasingly popular amongst girls, and this book has everything they’ll need to know to get into the world of soccer. This book includes everything from tips and techniques, to information about training properly – and more!

19. Nike Pitch Training Ball

Nike Pitch Training Soccer Ball Hyper Pink/Black/Volt Size Size Five Ball

This bright orange training ball looks brilliant – and stands out in all weathers and conditions. The perfect ball for training sessions, this will give the soccer player no more excuses for not training when the weather is bad!

20. Dry-Erase Training Clipboard – With Extras

SKLZ MagnaCoach Soccer Coaching Board

With the increase in popularity of soccer management games, more and more of the next generation are dreaming of becoming not just players, but coaches and managers too. This dry-erase coaching board features a host of extras, and is perfect for young fans who dream of one day leading a club to global fame and glory!

21. 20ft Agility Ladder Speed Cones Training Set

20ft Agility Ladder & Speed Cones Training Set - Exercise Workout Equipment to Boost Fitness & Increase Quick Footwork - Kit for Soccer, Lacrosse, Hockey & Basketball - with Carry Bag & Drill Charts

This training kit is an incredible value and comes with free shipping. It’s designed to increase the speed and agility of aspiring soccer fans and helps them to focus on their fitness and boost their performance. This kit will be a key part of their training regime as they try to focus on improving a core part of their game.

22. Soccernomics

Soccernomics (2018 World Cup Edition): Why England Loses; Why Germany, Spain, and France Win; and Why One Day Japan, Iraq, and the United States Will Become Kings of the World's Most Popular Sport

Soccernomics was inspired by the international bestseller Freakonomics. It’s a book that looks at the statistical logic in soccer and explains the numbers behind the beautiful game. If the soccer fan you’re buying a gift for thinks they know everything there is to know about soccer, then this will prove them otherwise. A highly recommended book for all dedicated fans looking to expand their knowledge of the sport.

23. FIFA 19

FIFA 19 - Standard - PlayStation 4

For the times when your soccer fan can’t get onto the pitch, this is the latest installment in the best-selling gaming franchise. Undoubtedly the most famous soccer gaming franchise in history, the game allows fans to play as the biggest stars and put their skills against players from across the world.

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