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soccer gifts ideas

Are you looking for the best soccer gifts ideas for someone who loves soccer in your life? Do you want to give a special soccer gift, but not sure what that would be? 

Whether it’s a player, coach, soccer mom or dad, your significant other, or a future soccer star, here are 50+ perfect gift ideas for soccer enthusiasts of all ages. 

Because this article has the best gifts for soccer players and enthusiasts of all ages, click one of the links below to go to the section that is relevant to you.

Best soccer gifts for infants and babies

Best soccer gifts for toddlers and preschoolers

Best soccer gifts for kids – boys and girls

Best soccer gifts for youth – tweens and teenagers

Best soccer gifts for him – men, boyfriend, husband, soccer dads, fiancee

Best soccer gifts for her – women, girlfriend, wife, soccer moms, fiance

Best gifts for soccer teams

Best soccer gifts for coaches

Best gifts for soccer referees

Unique, personalized and thoughtful gifts for soccer players, fans, and lovers of the game

Best soccer gifts for infants and babies.

1. Babyball Clothing Unisex Baby Soccer Short Sleeve Creeper

Great for a baby shower, birthday, or Christmas, this soccer ball onesie is sure to be a hit.

Size L for 12-18 months, this soft cotton onesie is easily layered to keep baby warm during chilly games.

 

2. Sassy Mini Sports Soccer Rattle

This developmental rattle will keep the littlest soccer fan busy while they cheer from the sidelines, or when you’re on the go. 

From the black and white soccer ball ends to its colorful rattling beads, this gift will capture baby’s attention. It’s easy to grip and great for teething babies as well.

 

3. Bowbear Adorable Designs Baby Leg Warmers

A practical gift to keep little fans warm during games and to protect their knees as they crawl and explore. 

They come in one stretchy size. From full-length for baby to knee-high for toddlers, these soccer-inspired leg-warmers can even grow with baby.

 

4. VTech Smart Shots Sports Center

What better gift for a soccer baby than their first ball and net? 

Better yet, this educational toy motivates your future athlete while teaching shapes, numbers, and sounds at the same time! It’s an engaging toy that encourages parents, siblings, and baby to play, sing, and score together.

It’s an engaging toy that encourages parents, siblings, and baby to play, sing, and score together.


Best soccer gifts for toddlers and preschoolers.

1. Little Tikes Easy Score Soccer Set

The Little Tikes Easy Score Soccer Set will get any child outside playing. It’s complete with colorful net, ball, and pump.

This Little Tikes set is easy to assemble and perfect for your little soccer athlete to practice scoring their winning goal!

 

2. Adventure Planet Soccer Pillow

A soft, soccer ball pillow makes a nice addition to a soccer-themed bedroom. Or, to take on sleepovers with grandma and long trips to an older sibling’s tournament.

This 16” pillow makes a cozy soccer gift for children 3 years and above.

 

3. Froggy Plays Soccer Book

Get any toddler or preschooler excited about reading and soccer at the same time with this Froggy book by Jonathan London.

Froggy is a character any toddler or preschooler will love, and this book teaches little ones to chant fun soccer rules like: “Head it! Boot it! Knee it! Shoot it! BUT DON’T USE YOUR HANDS!” which can help keep them focused on the field.

 

4. Hello Kitty Soccer Ball

This Hello Kitty character-themed soccer ball will get toddlers and preschoolers excited to be on the field and will keep their eye on the ball.

It’s a great soccer gift for birthdays, Christmas, or “just because.”

 

5. Spider-Man Soccer Ball

Similar to the Hello Kitty Soccer Ball above, this ball will be an awesome soccer gift for toddlers and preschoolers who love Spider-Man themed items.

 

6. Adidas Baby Girls’ Iconic Tricot Jacket and Pant Set

For your precious future Carli Lloyd, this gift is a perfect matching track suit that comes in eight different colors to choose from! She’ll be the most stylish baby at day care!

 

7. Adidas Boys’ Iconic Tricot Jacket and Pant Set

Though the colors don’t vary as much as the girls option, the quality is still the same! At a great price, this will make the most perfect gift at the baby shower.


Best soccer gifts for kids – boys and girls.

1. Girls Soccer T-Shirt Be A Girl With Goals Soccer Girl Gift

Get your soccer-loving girl or daughter this beautiful t-shirt that reads, Be A Girl With Goals. It’s sure to make her smile.

 

2. I Love Soccer T-Shirt Soccer Moms Dads Kids Soccer Gift Tee

Similar to the soccer t-shirt for girls above, your son or soccer-loving boy will love to wear this shirt.

 

3. Light Up Led Soccer Ball

All boys will love this light up, waterproof, size 5 soccer ball from Glow City. It lights up when kicked and is very durable. With batteries included, they will be ready for the ultimate in soccer play, day and night!

It lights up when kicked and is very durable. The balls stay lit as long as your kid plays with it! With batteries included, they will be ready for the ultimate in soccer play, day and night!

If your soccer star wants to keep practicing after the sun goes down, then this will be the perfect gift for him. It’s also a great soccer gift for girls.

 

4. Kaskey Kids Soccer Guys

Little boys love playing with action figures; why not encourage imaginative play with this great gift from an award winning toy company? 

This gift includes enough players for two teams, two goals, a soccer ball, a referee, and a washable felt field. A handy container is also included for easy storage or to take on the go.

If your kids are as soccer crazy at home as they are during a game, this kit of soccer figures gives them the opportunity to play OFF the field. It’s also a great teaching aid for coaches, and decorations for cakes, or party tables.

 

5. National Geographic Kids Everything Soccer

From soccer rules to famous players, this book by Blake Hoena contains everything the budding soccer player or fan needs to know.

Full of pictures, tips, and anecdotes, it’s the perfect gift to increase soccer knowledge while encouraging a love of reading, in a way that every boy will love. This book will have no trouble getting your kid’s attention.

 

6. My Soccer Bedding Comforter Set

If you know a boy that lives, breathes, and dreams soccer, then this soccer-inspired comforter set is made for him.

It comes with everything: sheets, pillowcase(s), and sham(s), and is available in twin, full, and queen sizes.

 

7. Furnishmyplace Soccer Field Ground Rug

This rug is a fun addition to a playroom or soccer-themed bedroom.

It’s two-toned and bright green, with nets on the end and a black and white soccer ball in the middle; boys will love playing on this rug.

 

8. Vizari Striker FG Soccer Shoe

What soccer player doesn’t need an extra pair of cleats?

This black and silver soccer cleat makes a great gift for boys. It’s water-resistant with deep traction and flaps that come over the laces.

 

9. Under Armour Boy’s Storm Armour Fleece Big Logo Hoodie Sweatshirt

With over 25 options, this hoodie sweatshirt will be the only thing your boy wears all winter!

Comfortable and warm enough with fleece for the winter, this makes a great Christmas present.

 

10. PUMA Boys’ Active Short

Comfortable, stretchy and perfect for the active kid! The price is also quite inexpensive enough to buy all four different colors, or to buy them for the whole year.

 

11. Baden Color Your Soccer Ball

The Baden Color Your Soccer Ball makes a unique and creative gift for any kid. If he/she loves art and soccer, even better! It’s a size 4 ball, but creating a one-of-a-kind ball is fun for all ages. 

This is a great gift if you have multiple soccer stars running around at home, or bringing it along to practice.

Because it can be uniquely and creatively colored, your child will have no problem finding their ball in a bunch.

 

12. Soccer Ball Earrings

Any soccer princess would love to receive these .925 sterling silver, white and black soccer ball earrings.

They are hypoallergenic (lead and nickel free) and are safe for sensitive ears.

 

13. Hip Girl Boutique Grosgrain Ribbon Hair Bow Alligator Clips

The perfect accessory for any soccer girl, or every girl on the team! There are many options to choose from, however, the soccer themed bow would be the best choice.

The soccer ball-inspired hair bow alligator clips can easily be attached to a ponytail, or a woven headband, for some serious soccer style.

 

14. Breakaway: Beyond the Goal Book  

What better gift than the gift of a role model? In this book, Olympic gold medalist and soccer player Alex Morgan inspires girls to be their best in life and soccer.

She’ll love the vivid pictures and the poster to hang on her wall; girls of all ages will appreciate this book!

 

15. Vizari Infinity FG Soccer Cleat

A girl can’t have too many shoes; that includes soccer cleats!

These lightweight yet durable cleats are available in 6 vibrant colors (pink/black, blue/black, white/black, green/black, orange/black, and yellow/black).

 

16. PUMA Girls’ Active Double Mesh Short

For the daughter or niece that loves to run and play, the active double mesh shorts give double the comfort and double the mobility. The material is also an easy and quick dry.

 

17. PUMA Girls’ Cat Hoodie with Thumb Hole

Perfect for the winter time, this hoodie also comes with a thumb hole to keep hands warm and help sleeves from constantly moving. Comes in six different colors to choose from.


Best soccer gifts for youth – tweens and teenagers.

1. Soccer Ball Soccer Crew Socks

This quality sock comes in 11 fun colors for boys and girls.They are an awesome gift for any soccer-loving athlete.

With arch compression, moisture/odor control, blister control, breathable mesh, and ergonomic cushioning, they are everything an athlete could want in a pair of socks!

 

2. SKLZ Star Kick Solo Soccer Trainer

Rain or shine, this soccer trainer is great for hands-free, solo practice: anytime and anywhere, inside or out!

It comes in 2 options: standard, and Barcelona. It’s also versatile, fitting size 3, 4, and 5 balls.

 

3. Diadora Squadra Backpack

Every soccer player needs a backpack to hold their gear. This is a great choice for any male or female soccer player.

It has a vented front pocket for a soccer ball and also a side vented tunnel for soccer shoes. It comes in 13 vibrant colors and is designed for comfort with padded shoulder straps.

 

4. 6 ft. PUGG Soccer Goals

With these 6-foot wide pop-up goals, you can set up a soccer practice or game anywhere, the field, the backyard, even the beach.

They can be put away with just a twist and can be purchased just one by itself or as a set of two.

 

5. KixFriction Soccer Training Ball

Learning how to kick, dribble or shoot with a soccer ball designed for practice will certainly improve your child’s soccer skills.

This soccer ball is a great gift if you want your soccer player to improve his or her game.

 

6. Soccer T-Shirt: Coach Told You

Funny enough for tweens and teenagers to have that play soccer, because they are at that age that they like to make jokes with their coaches.

 

7. Adidas Performance Youth Tastigo Shorts

Perfect for either boy or girl, these shorts are simple yet come in such a variety of options. Most soccer teams also require shorts like these, so it’s great to have as a backup!

 

8. A soccer book they will love. 

For book ideas, click to see our list of soccer books for teenagers.

9. Vizari Junior Match Glove

A fun, maybe unexpected gift to those who want to try out for goalkeeper and are willing to give it a shot. Cheap enough for a gag gift, but good enough quality to use.


Best soccer gifts for him – men, boyfriend, husband, soccer dads, fiancee.

1. Soccer Dads Shirts for Men: Soccer Dad Funny T-Shirt Gift

This shirt is a great t-shirt gift for soccer dads. He can wear to practice or for game days. Plus it’s available in different color options.

 

2. ProGear Soccer Backpack

This backpack is designed for men, with extra durability in mind, and is made with ripstop nylon.

There are mesh pockets to hold a soccer ball and soccer shoes, and the extra pockets inside offer protection for valuables like keys, smartphones, and iPods.

 

3. Nike Stadium Soccer Crew Sock

Made with Dri-FIT wicking material, this premium sock is designed for athletes.

It has thick cushioning to prevent blisters and also to protect ankles, in addition to arch compression for support.

 

4. Adidas Messi Soccer Ball

This high quality, Adidas soccer ball makes a great gift for any soccer player.

As part of the Adidas Messi line of products, it’s a must-have ball for any Lionel Messi fan. It comes in three different styles.

 

5. Under Armour Men’s Ignite IV Slide Sandal

Give the gift of comfort! With its thick padding, this lightweight Under Armour athletic sandal is a great break for the feet after the soccer cleats come off.

It comes in 8 different colors and makes back and forth to soccer practice or games super easy!

 

6. Soccer IQ:Things Smart Players Do Vol.1

Named #1 book by Football.com and rated among the Top 5 Books of the Year by the NSCAA Soccer Journal.

This best-selling book Soccer IQ: Things Smart Players Do by coach and author Dan Blank is a great gift for any soccer player or coach. It’s full of valuable soccer knowledge and includes links to free videos as well.

 

7. Adidas Men’s Adizero Cap

The one thing that this soccer gift option doesn’t lack is variety. With over 25 colors available to pick from, your man will appreciate having this cap for the sunny and rainy days.

 

8. Soccer T-Shirt: Like a Champion Soccer

If he still plays soccer or is always reliving his glory days on the field, this soccer t-shirt is a perfect gift idea for the man in your life.

The words on this shirt will definitely motivate him to “practice like a champion.”

 

9. adidas Performance Men’s Samba Classic Indoor Soccer Shoe

If he is looking to start up soccer again in an indoor league, this indooer soccer shoe is a great idea to give him the push he needs. It’s also a classic.

 

10. Soccer Dad: A Father, a Son, and a Magic Season

Father and son share a special bond; this sentimental gift is great for Christmas and birthday, but especially for Father’s Day.

This book by W.D. Wetherall recounts a father’s journey as he watches his son’s final high school soccer season.

 

11. Mac Sports Collapsible Folding Outdoor Utility Wagon

Make dad’s job easier with this fold up utility wagon. It’s handy for hauling all the ‘stuff’ from the car to the field. It folds up to only 8” thick for storage, that’s a breeze.

 

12. 3 in 1 Backpack Cooler Chair

This is a gift any soccer dad will love; it’s a backpack, chair, and cooler-in-one! It makes a great multi-purpose gift for sitting on the sidelines with a cold drink ready, or to take camping and fishing.

 

13. Ticket Shadow Box – Memento Frame

This memento frame just might make the perfect gift for soccer dads who are collectors.

Pair it with tickets to his favorite team’s games to create an awesome gift for any soccer dad. And to start a lasting tradition as well.


Best soccer gifts for her – women, girlfriend, wife, soccer moms, fiance.

1. Soccer Moms Shirts for Women: Soccer Mom T-Shirt for Mothers

A great t-shirt gift for soccer moms, she can wear it to practice or for game days.

Plus it’s available in different color options.

 

2. TrailHeads Women’s Print Ponytail Headband

Functional and stylish, this ponytail headband is soft, breathable, and made of a moisture-wicking material perfect for female athletes.

This headband will keep her hair out of her face as she plays, and her ears warm during cold games. It comes in 13 trendy, colorful styles.

 

3. Women’s Inspirational Socks

With 21 different colors and inspirational sayings to choose from, these low-cut socks are fun and unique.

Made with arch compression and moisture-wicking material, they are another great gift for female athletes.

 

4. Vizari Sport Solano Backpack

The Vizari Sport Solano backpack has breathable mesh pockets and fits a size 5 ball.

It has a large main compartment to hold all of her important things, and it comes in 5 colors.

 

5. Adidas Performance Women’s X 15.4 FXG W Soccer Cleat

For the woman who loves soccer. Here is the greatest gift you can give them, the actual equipment needed to play it. Who would turn down a pair of cleats?

She will be styling on the field in this lightweight and colorful cleats. Its mesh lining provides a cool fit as well.

 

6. PammyJ Black and White Silvertone Soccer Theme Bead Charm Bracelet

With shoes, soccer ball, and ‘I love soccer’ charms, this bracelet is a beautiful reminder of the game she loves or the player she loves.

 

7. Under Armour Women’s Storm Caliber Hoodie

If you are tired of her bothering your sweaters and hoodies, here is the opportunity to give her one of her own. (Though she still will wear yours). Comes in a variety of colors.

 

8. Adidas Women’s Adizero ll Cap

For the woman who has it all but loves hanging out on the field in the sun.

Keep her eyes shaded and her face protected with this Adidas Cap which is available in over fifteen colors!

 

9. Adidas Performance Women’s Tiro 15 Training Pant

Since the cold winter is coming up, why not give her a comfortable pair of sweatpants that are also slim fitting? Also great for warm ups and practice.

 

10. Nike Women’s Fitness Bra

One thing a woman will always tell you: You can never have too many bras! It’s also something that’s so necessary, yet so overlooked, that she will be thanking you!

 

11. MBI Sport and Hobby Postbound Album 12-Inch by 12-Inch, Soccer

A soccer-themed photo album is a gift any soccer mom would treasure. This post bound album has acid-free pages so she can fill it with pictures for memories that will last and last.

 

12. Soccer Mom Black Folding Camping Chair with Carry Bag

Every proud soccer mom will be ready to claim her spot on the sidelines with this durable chair. It has a cup holder in each arm and a carrying bag to go along with it.

 

13. Sport-Brella Umbrella

Every soccer mom needs this Sport-Brella. Protect her from the sun, rain, and wind with this gift that she will love and use.

 

14. Pratico All-Purpose Outdoor Blanket, Stadium Blanket, & Picnic Blanket

Rain, wind or even snow, you know mom is going to be cheering from the sidelines. This blanket just may be the perfect gift for the die-hard soccer mom.

It’s waterproof, machine washable, windproof on the outside, and fleece on the inside. It rolls up and into a stuff sack for easy storage.

 

15. Sterling Silver Soccer Earrings

With a little bit of sparkle, these sterling silver soccer ball earrings makes a sweet gift for the lady in your life who loves soccer.

 

16. Soccer Moms Shirts for Women: Soccer Mom T-Shirt Gift

This soccer mom shirt makes a fun, ‘perfect to wear on game day’ tshirt gift. It’s a gift she is guaranteed to love!

It’s available in multiple colors too.


Best gifts for soccer teams.

1. Soccer Ball Rhinestone Headband

If a gift for every girl on the team is needed, check out this rhinestone headband, featuring a rhinestone soccer ball.

With 29 colorful options, there is one to fit every girl’s unique style.

 

2. OLOKAA®Custom style Pillowcase Standard Size (Soccer ball)

This soccer pillowcase is a unique gift for everyone on the team. The vivid fire/water/soccer ball picture makes it a really cool pillowcase that teammates will dig.

 

3. Arctic Cove MBF018 18-Volt Bucket Top Misting Fan

Every team needs one of these for hot days. The misting top fan sits on a bucket of water and keeps the team cool as they rest up for the next play. All of the players will be thanking you for this gift!

 

4. Travel Chair Travel Bench Original 6 Seater Sideline Bench

Great for drizzly days, or early morning games when the grass is still wet.

This gift will keep the team off the ground and dry. It’s durable, made with a steel frame, and unfolds to seat 6 players.


Best soccer gifts for coaches.

1. Personalized ‘#1 Soccer Coach’ Photo Frame

Show coach your appreciation for a long season with a team picture. Free engraving personalizes this frame and makes it extra special.

 

2. CoachDeck – Soccer Drills

Take some of the work out of coach’s practice with a fun deck of 52 soccer drills. Designed for U6 to U16, these cards can turn a regular practice into a fun game.

 

3. Ohuhu Durable Agility Ladder BONUS Black Carry Case

Coaches often have to buy training equipment for players; add to his/her ‘tool-box’ with this gift.

This training equipment will help develop players speed, quickness, and alertness. It’s available in 4 different colors, comes with a carry bag, and will be a great gift for soccer coaches.

 

4. Stronger Portable Soccer Goals

Every soccer coach can set up practice anywhere with these durable 4 ft goals. They come in pairs and are worth it.

 

5. Kevenz Thicker Soft Soccer Discs Cones

Soccer disc cones tend to wear out over time. Add to coach’s collection with these premium and durable cones.

They are sun and wind resistant, and packs come in a variety of sizes and colors.

 

6. Extra Large Heavy Duty Soccer Ball Mesh Bag

Every soccer coach uses a lot of soccer balls for practice. This heavy duty bag will be very valuable for storing the many balls a coach needs.

Apart from storing soccer balls, it can also be used to store jerseys, training equipment such as cones. etc.

 

7. Miracol Dual Action Ball Pump

Similar to the soccer ball bag, a soccer handy soccer ball pump will be another great gift for soccer coaches.


Best gifts for soccer referees.

1. Premium Metal Whistle Pack of 2 with Adjustable & Removable Lanyard

Give a referee the gift that will ensure they are heard on the field. This 2-pack premium whistle is guaranteed to produce a whistle of over 100 dB.

 

2. MARATHON Adanac 3000 Digital Stopwatch Timer

Referees like to be ready for the fast play out on the field. This water resistant stopwatch/timer will help them stay on top of the game, rain or shine.

It’s easy to use and set up and has an extra-large display.

 

3. Nomader Collapsible Water Bottle

This may be the ultimate in water bottles. It’s durable, yet flexible. Made from silicone and folds up for easy travel.

It’s also non-toxic (BPA free), holds 22 oz of liquid (hot or cold), and comes in three stylish colors.


Unique, personalized and thoughtful gifts for soccer players, fans, and lovers of the game.

1. I Love Soccer T-Shirt Soccer Moms Dads Kids Soccer Gift Tee

This beautifully designed I Love Soccer t-shirt is sure to be a great gift for every soccer player or fan.

 

2. A personalized soccer jersey.

Every soccer fan or player will love to receive a customized jersey of their favorite team with his or her name and favorite number on the back.

The best place to customize a soccer jersey is through the website of the soccer club. However, you can easily order one through soccer.com.

If you plan on buying a customized jersey for your loved one, please order it at least 3 to 5 weeks in advance. By ordering it early, you are sure to receive the jersey on time.

3. A merchandise from their favorite team. 

You can buy merchandise such as jerseys, shorts, hats, mugs, posters, socks, headbands, bedding, clothing, etc from the favorite team of your soccer player or fan.

Again, please order 3 to 5 weeks in advance.

4. Nike USA Mens Away Stadium Soccer Jersey

A national soccer jersey the he/she can wear either at home or for soccer games.

 

5. Personalized Monogrammed Embroidered Soccer Ball Patch Cotton Stretch Headband

Create a truly personalized, one-of-a-kind, gift!

This monogrammed headband comes in 38 different colors. Plus you can choose the color of the embroidery as well.

 

6. Custom Player Soccer Necklace

This special necklace makes a thoughtful gift. It comes with three charms: ‘love’, a soccer ball, and a personalized player number, with your choice of 25 numbers.

 

7. Official Team USA Soccer Scarf

What perfect way to spread pride than to give your loving fan part of their ensemble for the games! This scarf is official and comes at a great price! 

Always a great gift for soccer games.

 

8. Personalized Name Soccer Decal

Giving a personalized gift can show how much you care. It’s a fun and easy way to personalize any space. This soccer decal comes in 25 vibrant colors, including two metallic, shimmery options.

 

9. Soccer gift cards

When you do not know what your soccer player or fan needs, just give them a soccer gift card.

You can easily get one from their favorite sports shop, either online or offline.

Final thoughts

Look no further! Finding the perfect soccer gift can be a challenge.

At first, you may not have any idea what to give. After an internet search, suddenly, the endless options can become overwhelming and confusing!

All the gifts above are high-quality soccer gifts, carefully selected for each age group, with categories in mind. If you are needing a gift for any soccer enthusiast, choose one from the list above. They are all sure to please!

Which of these soccer gifts ideas will buy for your loved one? Do you have other soccer gift ideas? Share your answers in the comments section below.

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