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New Balance Release Limited Edition Furon Apex Colorway

NB Furon Apex On Foot

For those of you who are New Balance fans, they have just unveiled a limited edition release in the form of NB Furon Apex. This is a boot that draws inspiration from a very unusual source; the Peregrine Falcon. Recorded travelling at speeds of over 200mph, it is regarded to be the …

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Best 5 Performing Boots On The Market Right Now

Best Performing Boots

Over the past few months, we’ve been introduced to a wide selection of new boot releases and colorways as brands produce their “best of the best” to showcase in soccer’s biggest events. From Euro 2016 to the Copa America, and now with all of Europe’s big leagues are underway, we …

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Robbie Keane, International Retirement and His Perfect Boots

Keane Ireland

Being Irish, I grew up idolizing Robbie Keane. His Irish career, 18 years 145 caps & 67 goals, is absolutely unmatched and it is unlikely that we’ll ever see another Irish international player come close to the number of goals he scored. This week during the friendly vs Oman, the stats …

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Nike Release Air Max Inspired SCCRX “Heritage Pack”

Nike SCCRX Heritage Pack

The good folks at Nike are bringing back some seriously iconic colorways on the NikeFootballX series. Released as the “Heritage Pack”, each of the small-sided boots included are coated with individual, swoosh inspired looks. Picking a favorite in this pack is not going to be easy! But you have some time …

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New Balance Furon 2.0 Goes Black and Whiteout

featured New Balance Prototypes

New Balance is back with some prototype colorways in their Furon 2.0 series. In similar fashion to last seasons releases, these feature a one-tone upper with the only contrast placed in the signature “N” symbol. Engineered and designed for those players seeking a single, momentous opportunity in game, the Furon 2.0 features …

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What Does The Diadora Quinto6 Turf Have On Offer?

Diadora Quinto6 TF Featured

Something just a little different. The latest turf specific shoe from Diadora comes in the form of Quinto6 TF. When it comes to quality and comfort, Diadora are one of the leading brands around. This is a shoe that combines both traits and gives players a fresh option when it …

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The Best Footwear for Freestyle Soccer​

FREESTYLE

When it comes to fancy tricks, freestylers are at the top of the soccer tree. While they might not necessarily have all the skills to make it as a professional on the pitch, the way wizards like Tom Folan, Billy Wingrove and Jeremy Lynch can manipulate a ball is incredible. …

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What Are The Best Soccer Boots for Players With Severs?

Soccer Players Severs

One of the toughest “playable” injuries that occurs commonly in youth soccer is Sever’s Disease. Sever’s (also known as calcaneal apophysitis) is a type of bone injury in which the growth plate in the lower back of the heel, where the Achilles tendon (the heel cord that attaches to the growth plate) attaches, becomes …

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What to Expect From Zweikampf “3-D Printed” Shinguards

Zweikampf shinguard featured

When it comes to high profile shin guards, Zweikampf has the created what could be one of the more advanced to date. You might think you’ve entered the twilight zone when you hear their price – $150 – but this is no ordinary guard. They are actually created using innovative 3-D print technology …

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What To Do When Your New Boots Are Too Tight

Puma evoSPEED SL Laces

So, you pick up a new pair off boots, try them on, and they are just too tight. One of the worst feelings in the world! What to do now? Well, first thing is first: loosen the laces. This is probably the most basic answer you will ever read, but …

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How To Get Best Value For Money When Buying New Boots

Top Boot Options

Before rushing to buy your next pair of new boots, it might be worth exploring some top options that will help you get best bang for your buck. When you need to be frugal, there are several key practices that you should always follow. Some might be good for now, …

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Nacho Piatti is MLS’ Most Interesting Boot Wearer!

Nacho Diadora 2

Regular readers might know while I do like modern technology in the boot game, I have a certain loyalty to players who like to keep things simple. It’s why two of my favorite MLS players are pictured above, Columbus Crew’s Federico Higuain and Montreal Impact’s Ignacio ‘Nacho’ Piatti. Not just …

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Dimitri Payet And His “Mercurial” Boots

Dimitri Payet Soccer Cleats

The star of the show at Euro 2016 thus far has most definitely been Dimitri Payet. The French midfielder made a name for himself at West Ham last season and has cemented his place in a very solid French side thanks to some quality performances. Goals in both group games to …

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What Soccer Boots Are Actually Worth +$250?

Top Tier Soccer Boots

I’ve had some interesting conversations lately surrounding boots and one question that stood out was based on whether or not high-end boot price were worth the money. If I HAD to buy a pair that cost +$250 or more, which pairs would they be? Given the current market, and the fact I’m always …

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