Association football, commonly known as football or soccer is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries , making it the world's most popular sport.
Played with a spherical ball on a rectangular field between two teams of elev players each, the object of the game is to score by getting the ball into the opposing goal.
The spherical ball has a circumference of between 68 and 70 cm (27 and 28 in), a weight in the range of 410 to 450 grams (14 to 16 oz), and a pressure of between 0.6 and 1.1 bars.
The goalkeepers are the only players allowed to touch the ball with their hands or arms along with the rest of their body while it is in play and only in their penalty area.
Goalkeeper gloves are the most important piece of equipment for keepers. The right pair of gloves can make the difference between a brilliant save and a good effort. Goalkeeper gloves provide a better grip on the ball, protect and cushion your fingers and palms, and help block, catch and punch the ball.