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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.

Cleatology – Reviews for Players, by Players

Since I started SoccerCleats101 nearly 3 years ago, there has always been an area where I have wanted to expand – player reviews. It has been especially evident in the past few months that giving you guys, the real players, an opportunity to share your stories and reviews is vitally …

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Beckham Returns in Adidas Predator X DB

David Beckham returned to a resurgent LA Galaxy team on Saturday night at the Home Depot center. Galaxy were already winning 3-0 against the Columbus Crew by the time Beckham made his entrance to the field in the 69th minute, giving him the perfect platform for his return. In fact, …

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Personalized Messi Adizero Debut Goes as Planned!

Lionel Messi certainly turned on the style earlier this week when he debuted his new Personalized Adidas F50 adizero’s versus Spain. The little Argentinian wizard capped off a fantastic 4-1 win with a well taken goal against the World champions. There was one nervy moment for Argentina and Barcelona fans …

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Weekend Tournament and Mizuno’s in Action.

I had an opportunity to play in a 3 day tournament this past Labor day weekend with my team Doxa Italia. In the process, I got to test out a bunch of different soccer cleats on several different playing surfaces. Take for example the Puma V1.10 SL, which I got …

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Nike T90 Tracer Ball Review

T90 Tracer Image

This past July, Nike released the T90 Tracer ball to be used in some of the top leagues around the globe for the new season, leagues that include the English Premier League, Spain’s La Liga and Italy’s Serie A.  It took Nike two years of extensive research to create this …

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Cleatology: Motagalvan on the Nike CTR360 Maestri

In order to bring you even more detailed reviews on current cleats on the market, we have acquired the opinion of a current day professional soccer player Alfonso Motogalvan. I reviewed the CTR360 Maestri a few months back, but a second opinion can always be useful when deciding if a …

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New Feature: Reviews by Alfonso Motagalvan

I am very aware that having two reviews to compare a boot on is often better than having one. With that in mind, I have recruited current professional soccer player Alfonso Motagalvan to give his opinions on certain new releases and boots that he will be testing out over the …

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What Are the Best Soccer Socks?

I received a great email earlier this week asking a very simple question, what soccer socks do I think are the best? One critical piece of equipment you need is a good pair of socks that fit properly and are comfortable. Having the wrong size, or a sock that slips, …

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Adidas Predator X UCL

A little bit late in coming, but I thought it would be worth profiling the latest release in the Adidas Predator X range, the UCL. I am actually a pretty big fan of this design and am not sure how I haven’t posted about it already. This latest version has …

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Puma PWR C1.10 Ball Review

Puma PowerCat 1.10

Following up on the successful adidas Jabulani review, we managed to get our hands on some other soccer balls to review with the Puma PWR C1.10 being the first. Puma have always been a top brand in terms of cleats and equipment, but I have never associated them with match …

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Pink Pirma Monaco Giveaway

I have had these knocking around for a while and it is finally time to pass them on! Up for grabs are the Pink Pirma Monaco III soccer cleat that I tested and reviewed earlier this year. The pair that are up for grabs are a size 9US and are …

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Nike Total 90 Laser III Elite Review

The Nike Total 90 Laser III is a cleat that is designed with specialized details, tailored towards a specific category of soccer player. Earlier this year we reviewed the T90 Laser III with decent results and were excited to be able to get or hands on a pair of Elites. …

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Puma V1.10 SL Lightning Released

Puma have just released a pretty unusual new version of the superlight weight Puma V1.10 SL, this one being created through the influence of the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt. This version is called the V1.10 SL Lightning and comes in a Jamaican yellow-and-green that gives the boot …

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