If you have a football crazy young man or young lady there are hundreds of gift ideas for them to suit all budgets. You could get them the all-important ball, their team’s replica kit, a pair of boots or shin pads, a net for practising out in the back garden and if you have a goalie in the making, then a pair of gloves would be an amazing gift. Football bedding is a good idea for a gift too.

If your football fan has a favourite team you can get all sorts of merchandise for their team of choice whether you feel their choice of team is questionable or not. The bigger teams such as Chelsea, Manchester United, Real Madrid and so on have more products more widely available, but even for the smaller teams, you will find something. There will be mugs, books, signed photographs, T-shirts, caps, pens, scarfs and so on that make good gifts and stocking fillers at Christmas. In a World Cup year, there is plenty of England merchandise out there too and a kit with their favourite player’s name printed on the back is sure to be a winner for any footie fan.

The ultimate football gift would maybe be a ticket to watch their beloved team play and this would make a fab gift for a special occasion. Tickets are very expensive so not something everyone can afford on a regular basis. You can also buy shares in their team or own parts of the pitch or stadium which makes for a slightly different gift.

Scriball from Mitre Personalisable Mini Football with Colouring Pens

£10.00

Design your own football! The perfect gift idea for any football mad kids which like to colour.

100 PICS Football Stars Travel Game – Guess 100 Players, Flash Card Quiz, Pocket Puzzles For Kids And Adults

£8.99

Looking for a fun game for a football-mad child in your life? You can go wrong with this top trumps themed game.

Boys Eat Sleep Football Repeat Long Cotton Pyjamas

£11.99

These Eat Sleep football pyjamas will be a hit with younger football fans, no matter how poor their team is playing.

CubicFun Size 3 Football Gifts for Boys Girls Kids with Hand Pump Mesh Bag, Small Football Training Balls Outdoor Toys…

£15.55

Why settle for a boring white football when you can have a fun red and yellow on with dragons on!

World Football Stars Top Trumps Quiz Game

£7.98

We all have our favourite footballer, but how is really the top trump in world football. The perfect game for football fans and not a dodgy VAR decision in sight.

CKB LTD VAR Beer Lager Pint Glass and Drinking Game – Football Themed Party Skill Game Novelty Gift Set – Single 570ml

£12.99

The handy thing with VAR these days is you have enough time to pour at pint between a goal being scored and actually being awarded!

Eat Sleep Football Repeat Funny Unisex Kids Adults Hoodie Jumper Sport

£14.99

Football isn’t just a game between 22 players played on a Saturday afternoon. In the words of the legend that is Bill Shankly, “Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.”


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Shuffle Up Football Fitness Game

£19.99

Get match fit ahead of the new season.

FOCO Football Club Mini Player BRXLZ Building Set 3D Construction Toy

£9.99

Judging by performances this season, you might need to build your own central defender pretty quick!

Funtime PL7605 Table Football, 16-Inch

£13.09

Love football tables but don’t have the room at home, then we have the perfect solution for you. A 16inch table top football table. Hours of fun.

Nopersonality Boys School Pencil Pen Case Bag Cool Football Blue Pencilbag Office Supplies for Desk

£8.29

Get your football mad special one ready for the new season at school with this fun football themed pencil case.

Trendform® Assorted Popular Shape Office Magnets – Football ( 1 set of 4 )

£12.99

keep your desktop organised with these fun football magnets. Perfect for holding pieces of paper together and flicking about when bored. Come on, we all know that’ll happen!