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Some Interesting Facts About Footballs

In today's edition of Supporters Club Did You Know, we bring you some interesting trivia about footballs. Give it a read if you have some time on your hands...

- Footballs have remained the exact same size for 120 years (28 inches in circumference).

- 80% of the world's footballs are made in Pakistan. Interestingly, Pakistan are ranked 194th in the world football rankings, 10 places from the bottom.

- The first ever basketball game was played using a soccer ball.

And in case you found that boring, here is an extra piece of trivia: Steven Gerrard has swapped his jersey after a game with more than 100 players – but never with a player from Manchester United.

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