A few weeks after unveiling the new Premier League ball, Nike reveals the one that will be found on all Serie A lawns during the 2021-2022 campaign.
The Italian clubs thus join those of the 4 other big European leagues and now know with which ball they will play during the next exercise while the pre-season begins and many friendly matches are planned in the coming weeks. The American equipment manufacturer has been the official partner of the Italian championship since 2007 and presents the new Flight ball with which Romelu Lukaku and Cristiano Ronaldo will shake the nets from the start of the school year. Introduced last season in England and Italy, this ball received a makeover and a makeover.
As the Merlin ball did before him, the Flight will live a second consecutive season in Serie A before a probable replacement for the 2022-2023 campaign. Completely revolutionary, the Nike Flight remains identical from a technological point of view. We thus find the technology Aerowsculpt and its almost seamless design modifying the aerodynamics and trajectories of the ball in order to reduce their unpredictability. “Micro-flaps” are also printed with 3D ink at strategic locations in order to optimize aerodynamic stability. Finally, the technology ” ACC », Which can also be found on certain pairs of studs, covers the ball to provide an ideal touch on the ball in all playing conditions.
If it does not present any new technical characteristics, the Nike Flight has received a makeover. However, unlike the Premier League which was entitled to an exclusive design, the Serie A ball is simply based on the classic design of the new Nike Flight according to information from Footyheadlines. Although the design is not particularly original, this ball still stands out thanks to a color that perfectly matches the Serie A logo with a white background, touches of royal blue and navy blue and finally the red comma. . The Italian clubs will use this ball during their pre-season while waiting for the resumption of the championship in August.