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Bryan Byrne

The mastermind behind the revolution that is SoccerCleats101. Bryan started this website back in 2008 and has been testing boots on a daily basis ever since. Check out our About Page for more details on Bryan and the website.

Joma Total Fit Released

Joma Total Fit

The Joma Total Fit is a pretty unique soccer cleat! In the next few weeks, I plan to test these out and I am intrigued to do so, primarily because of their design. Joma use a single piece of Kangaroo leather for the upper, meaning there are no seems to …

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Puma PowerCat 1.10 Released

The Puma PowerCat 1.10 has been released, which means we can finally share the images with you! I am still in the process of finalizing the review for these, but I can tell you right now that these are a great cleat, and a true winner for Puma. Size wise, …

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Latest Nike CTR360 Color Released

I have to admit that this is my preferred color release of the Nike CTR360 Maestri range, coming in a White/Team Royal/Metallic Silver. We featured the initial roll-outs that came in a Red/Black and White/Black color a few months back.  Nike have completely designed and marketed these cleats towards playmakers …

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Uhlsport Make Strides on US Market

Here is something you might have missed, a full range of Uhlsport soccer cleats that are available to the US market!  I have to admit, I was not aware of this myself until Chivas USA goalkeeper Danny Kennedy passed their website along. Uhlsport are a bit of an unknown quantity …

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Puma PowerCat 1.10 – Get Ready!

The countdown is on to the official release of the new Puma PowerCat 1.10 (or the PWR CT1), with less than a week to go. You probably have not heard that much about the new Puma release, but believe me when I say these are going to be a hit! …

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Reebok Valde II Pro

The Reebok Valde II Pro is the latest release from Reebok. It has been a while since we have featured a Reebok release, but with a stellar year in their back pocket thanks to Ryan Giggs and Thierry Henry, it is good to see the latest range. This cleat enters …

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Recommeded Soccer Cleats For Defenders

Defenders hold huge responsibilities as part of a soccer team. It is pretty easy for a striker to dose off for 30 seconds and miss a chance or two. But for a defender, one slip can mean conceding a goal and losing the game. With that in mind, we have …

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New Review Score Page

You might have noticed that we started adding a scoring to system under each review, to give you an idea of how we rate each cleat in 10 different categories. Well, now you can see how the cleat you are checking out compares to other soccer cleats! I think this …

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Nike Tiempo Legend III Review

Placing the word ‘Legend’ in the name of a soccer cleat has to give some added pressure to its release on the market. You need to be sure it is a high quality cleat that offers something players want. Previous releases of the Nike Tiempo Legend have hit that line …

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Puma V1.08 Update and Info

Just before Christmas, I took advantage of a huge sale and got myself a pair of Puma V1.08’s for $65. The reason I decided to get myself a pair was to see how they compare to the V1.10, which I reviewed recently. I was not a huge fan of the V1.10, …

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Haiti Relief T-Shirt

As you might be aware, there is a huge International effort to support the victims of the earthquake that hit Haiti earlier this week. There are tons of ways to donate money, and I sincerely hope that everyone takes the opportunity to give back in some way. One easy way …

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Worth Checking Out: ‘The Final Third’

Some of my buddies have just released a new soccer/football lifestyle site called ‘The Final Third‘. It is a completely unique concept, as not only do you get the website, but you also get a pretty awesome monthly online soccer show. I actually had an opportunity to be part of …

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Jabulani World Cup Soccer Ball Review

Jabulani Soccer Ball used at South Africa 2010

I know I usually review soccer cleats, but it was difficult to turn down the opportunity to test and review one of the most talked about soccer balls of all time, the Jabulani. This is the Official Match Ball of this summers World Cup in South Africa, and it is …

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Big New Year Savings on Soccer Cleats

This is probably one of the best times of the year to get your hands on a new pair of soccer cleats at a great price. The Christmas rush is over, and now companies are trying to get rid of some inventory. Well, after checking the available deals at, …

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