A new golden ball for England?

David 'Goldenballs' Beckham might have been ruled out of the World Cup finals with injury but England will still have a golden ball (singular) in their sights in South Africa.

Today, adidas unveil the ball that will be used in the World Cup final on Sunday 11 July at Soccer City Stadium in Johannesburg. The adidas Jo’bulani is a one-off gold-coloured version of the official tournament ball, the Jabulani.

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It is the second time that adidas has designed a special ball for the final, after the Teamgeist Berlin ball was used in the final between Italy and France in 2006.

£80, www.adidas.com/football