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Cleatology – The Best of Nike Magista Obra Prototypes!

Magista Obra Prototype 8

We love the innovation process of a boot release, when the designers are coming up with prototypes and ideas as they look to create the perfect boot. Last year, we were offered an up close look at the Nike Magista Obra Prototype story, with images of the boots in play. ...

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Cleatology – Puma v1.08 Tricks

Puma V1.08 Revisited

Going back to 2009 we have here the Puma v1.08 Tricks. Adidas, Nike and Puma were well into the speed boot race in 2008 when the v1.08 was unleashed. Adidas had the interchangeable and customizable f50.8, Nike had the lightest boot at the time in the form of the Vapor IV (7.4 oz) ...

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Cleatology – Checking Out The Diadora Mondiale S.C.

Diadora Mondiale SC

What better way to celebrate a Thursday than to take a trip down memory lane with this 90s inspired boot that you won’t find in too many spots anymore. In fact, these is not a great deal of info available on these boots anywhere! They are the Diadora Mondiale SC, ...

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Cleatology – Joma Granada Pulsor FG

Joma Granada Pulsor Tongue and Lacing

Every now and again a boot will come in and through a combination of different circumstances (time of year, releases with deadlines, and so on), you can’t get a proper review in.  This unfortunately happened with Joma’s now no longer produced Granada Pulsor FG. The Spanish manufacturer released the Granada Pulsor ...

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Cleatology – The Original Nike Tiempo Premier

Nike Classic - Tiempo Premier

A boot that hasn’t received much attention other than a World Cup upgrade of late is the Nike Premier. Given the fact it performs so well and offers one of the best economical options on the market, it makes you wonder why that is. It is the type of boot ...

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Cleatology – Lanzera Super Pro 94

Lanzera Super Pro Upper

We are well overdue another addition to the Cleatology collection, so I pulled out these Lanzera Super Pro 94 boots to profile. This is the type of release that brings back vivid memories of when boots were created for comfort and durability, with no flashy colors needed to get them ...

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Cleatology – Nike Air Zoom T90 Supremacy

Nike T90 Supremacy

With the recent retirement of the Nike T90 series, there has been a lot of reminiscing by fans toward some releases in the series that were really under-appreciated when they were released. Case in point, the Nike Air Zoom T90 Supremacy. Looking back in time, this was a classic for ...

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Cleatology – Previewing the Mizuno Ignitus II KH

Mizuno Morelia Green

My sister has just arrived home from a three year stint teaching over in Japan, and in her suitcase was a little present for me, a pair of Mizuno Ignitus II KH’s. Now the timing of this piece may seem a bit off with the Wave Ignitus III having been ...

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#Cleatology – Player Pics on Instagram

Instagram SC101

If you have checked out the SoccerCleats101 Instagram page, you will know I am a huge fan of all things soccer footwear and I love to post plenty of cool pics while checking out what you guys have to offer. Over the last few weeks, I have been asking readers ...

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Cleatology – Adidas Predator Precision

Pred Precision Featured

Everyone has their own favorite Adidas Predator release and there are reasons behind their choice. For me, the Predator Precision has always stood out as one of the most iconic versions in the range and even now they still hold that “true power boot with extreme attitude” feel about them. ...

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Complete Guide to Picking The Right Pair of Soccer Cleats

Boot wall

Whether you are young or old, a new player to the game or a seasoned pro, everyone needs help selecting a new pair of boots from time to time. I receive plenty of emails from eager fans on a daily basis asking for simple tips and advice when it comes ...

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PFA Team Of The Year and The Boots They Are Wearing

PFA Featured

In traditional fashion, the English Premier League PFA awards were handed out this weekend, right as the league season starts to wrap up. It might seem odd to name the team and player of the year before the season actually ends, but at this stage the appropriate players are being ...

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Cleatology – Hummel 6.2 Concept Limited Edition Pony

Hummel 6.2 Featured

Late in the summer, I spotted this pretty unique pair of Hummel 6.2 Concept Limited Edition Pony boots on sale and couldn't turn down the opportunity to pick them up. Released in January 2006

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Who Wants A Pair Of Swarovski Crystal-Encrusted Nike Vapor?

Crystal Encrusted Nike Vapor VIII

There are plenty of soccer players who like to be extravagant and do pretty unreasonable things with their wealth and fortunes, but Saint-Etienne striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang took things to a whole other level when he sported a pair of Swarovski crystal-encrusted Nike Vapor VIIIs in the game vs Lyon last Monday. The ...

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