Role in the series
The Soccer ball first appeared in the episode The Race to Never Peak!,Cubby spots the soccer ball washing onto shore, Jake and the crew begin playing soccer. But during the game, Captain Hook spies Jake and his friends enjoying a the soccer ball and desired the treasure for himself, using his plunger-hook the greedy captain manages to catch the ball so he could take it back to Never Land for his own fun.While on the Shipwreck Beach, Hook couldn't understand why the soccer ball wasn't bouncing about as it once did in the possession of the sea pups.Mr. Smee suggested giving the soccer ball a little kick.Hook kicks the ball which bounce into a cannon among the shipwrecks and blast all the way to the top of Never Peak Mountain. Hook and Smee soon rush through the Never Land Jungle to retrieve the ball unknown to the duo Jake and the crew soon arrive on the island overhearing Hook spout the location of the soccer ball and the race to Never Peak begins.
The Soccer ball reappears in the episode "The Elephant Surprise!",it was among the various toys Captain Hook and Mr. Smee steal using the wooden elephant to sneak into Jake and his crew Treasure Room on Pirate Island.
The Soccer ball reappearance in the book, "My First Look Find Jake and the Never Land Pirates". It can be found aboard Bucky.
The Soccer ball appears in the "Jake's Never Land Pirate School App." It can be spotted during the Map & Spyglass segment.The players learn to navigate Never Land with Cubby and then use the spyglass to find exciting treasures with Jake.