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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.

adidas X17+ Purespeed “Nite Crawler” Pack

Since their original release on market, the X17+ Purespeed hasn’t garnered as much attention as one would have expected. The colorways in the series have been sharp, performance is very solid but they just haven’t clicked fully with fans. Then came the release of this Nite Stalker edition. Built using a …

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9 Away Kits Released By adidas For World Cup 2018

adidas World Cup Away Kits 2018

adidas has jumped into World Cup mode, with the release of 9 away kits that will be worn by qualified nations this summer. With the adidas Soccer mantra of authenticity to progression at the heart of each design, the kits have been inspired by jerseys of the past or iconic …

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Cleat 16 – Battle Of The Boots 2018 Edition

Cleat16 MatchUp

If you were wondering just which boots are the most popular on the market, you are about to find out the answer. Welcome in the 2018 edition of Cleat 16, a boot competition hosted by soccer.com that allows fans the opportunity to vote on their favorite boots. There are 16 …

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Detailing Each Boot Released In The CR7 Chapter 6 Collection

Mercurial CR7 Chapter 6 Compared

It is not uncommon for a brand to make some changes to its line-up when it releases a new silo. In the process of releasing the Mercurial Superfly VI and Vapor XII, Nike made some more unusual changes, ones that we definitely didn’t expect. It has made the process of …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Story, Chapter 6: CR7 Born Leader

Nike has dropped the latest instalment in the Cristiano Ronaldo story told through boots, bringing us Chapter 6: Born Leader. Built using the latest Mercurial Superfly 360 Elite silo, there is an added element of surprise to go with this release. CR7 never gives up on his team. On the …

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Puma Release Ten “All White” National Team Kits

Puma All White Soccer Kits

With the World Cup only a few months away, new kits to be worn in Russia are coming quick and fast. There is no doubt Puma would have loved to have Italy lead the release of their new “All White” kit release. Unfortunately, that wasn’t to be. But there is …

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New Balance Release Limited Edition Conduction Pack

New Balance Conduction Pack

If you have become a fan of the Furon 3.0 or Visaro 2.0 silos, New Balance has released a new limited edition Conduction Pack. Taking copper as its inspiration, the pack represents the transference of electrical energy with minimal loss of power, giving players that extra spark on the pitch. …

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Weekend Recap – Score 4 Goals, Get Custom Boots!

When a player scores 4 goals in one game, it is usually a pretty big deal. Well, this was a pretty special weekend as 3 different players managed to bang in a hattrick (plus one) in their league games. It started on Saturday with Mo Salah running riot over Watford, …

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Mercurial Superfly 360 Reaches Nike iD

Nike Superfly iD

If you are a fan of creating your own unique boot designs, Nike has added the Mercurial Superfly 360 Elite to its Nike iD service. This allows players the opportunity to add their own inspirational spin on the latest speed boot silo. There is a catch at the moment though. …

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adidas Predator 18+ vs 18.1 – What Is The Difference?

Laced vs Laceless adidas Predator

With the adidas Predator series officially back as a mainstream market release, there is currently a lot of people looking to jump back into the famous silo. It was one of the most highly anticipated new arrivals in recent time; the reintroduction of a true icon. There is a significant difference …

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Puma FUTURE 18.1 NETFIT Released With “Low” Cut Collar

FUTURE 18 Low Cut FG

In conjunction with the release of their tech advanced FUTURE NETFIT series, Puma added a second “top-tier” style release to give players a different type of performance option. The FUTURE 18.1 NETFIT Low offers the same high tech upper with a regular cut ankle line, basically offering a more standardized …

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Nike Introduce “What The Mercurial?” Superfly 2018

What The Mercurial 2018 Original

Today, Nike introduced their second signature “What the Mercurial?” boot, 20 years after the line debuted. This version follows on from the initial 2016 release, but in a very different way. Rather than focusing on vibrant colors and extreme visual effect, this version offers distinctive nods to past boots and …

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10 Things To Know About The Mercurial Superfly 360 Elite

Nike Mercurial Superfly360 Elite Soleplate featured

Over the past few weeks, the Nike Mercurial Superfly 360 Elite has quickly become one of the top selling boots on the market. With a strong advertising campaign and a wealth of players at their disposal wearing the boots, Nike has put the Superfly 360 front and center of the shop …

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Up Close – Messi Nemeziz Goes Cold Blooded

Over the past few months, adidas has been extra generous and loaded us up with some absolutely stunning signature Messi releases. In fairness, when you are the GOAT, it only makes sense to keep a fresh look and updated appearance. As part of the recently released Cold Blooded Pack, adidas …

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