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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.

Checking in with MLS Top Players and their Current Boots

MLS Top Players

We are through week #8 in the current MLS season, and there are already some front runners for leagues best players. Here we check in and take an early look at who is doing what and the boots they are currently wearing.Note that we are already seeing one common theme …

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adidas Predator 19+ TR “Zidane x Beckham”

Are there two more iconic adidas Predator wearers than David Beckham and Zinedine Zidane? We are talking elite free-kicks that leave keepers frozen, and Champions League final volleys that are unstoppable. Well, adidas is celebrating both players with a unique collection that joins their limited collection. Part of the collection …

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Up Close – Detailing the Nike Mercurial “LVL UP”

Nike LVL UP Superfly Close Up

It is a boot that has got a lot of attention on pitch the last few weeks; the Nike Mercurial Superfly 360 ‘LVL UP’. Released as a boot intended to celebrate 20 years of iconic Nike Mercurial boots and the embodiment of explosive speed through color and design, these are unmistakable! …

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Open Up The Umbro Boot Vault – Up To 70% Off!!!

This one just popped up and is absolutely worth checking out! Now is your opportunity to open the Umbro Boot Vault, with a whole host of discontinued styles on sale at up to 70% off. Pretty much every pair has dropped from $189.99 to just $59.99, with a HUGE range …

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Nike Release “Euphoria Mode” Pack

Pro players have been wearing them for the past week, but today was the day that the Nike Euphoria Pack was officially released. From stunned silence, to eruptions of emotion, the Euphoria Mode colorway depicts the exhilaration brought on by soccer’s most brilliant moments. Inspired by burning stadium flares, the …

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Concave Halo+ Pro 2019 Boot Review

Concave HALO+ Pro 2019

If shock and awe is your thing, Concave is a brand that has you covered! Last week they introduced their 2019 edition of the Halo+ Pro, and this one looks a lot different! Gone is that incredibly large front PowerStrike component, and in comes a completely re-engineered strike component. It is a …

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Nathan Redmond Wears Custom “Right To Play” X18.1

On Saturday, Nathan Redmond wore a customized pair of adidas X18.1 boots while bagging a huge Double in Southampton’s win over Wolves. Rather than being a standard release, these came with an important tagline; WE RISE. On the side, there is also a “RIGHT TO PLAY” hit, a nod to Danny Ings …

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Paul Pogba Wears Predator 19+ “PP”

Paul Pogba Predator 19+ Season 5

We are getting a first look at Paul Pogba’s latest signature boot release, and his fifth collection with adidas. Pogba scored two penalties on Saturday wearing the new Predator 19+ PP, giving them a pretty successful debut. Inspired by his passion of basketball, this latest collection features shades of White/Red/Black – perfect …

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New Balance “Infinite Lite” Pack Released

These could be the best to date from New Balance! Continuing their 2019 market onslaught, NB has dropped a fresh new pack called Infinite Lite. We are talking super clean white uppers with shimmering iridescent detailing on both the Furon V5 and the Tekela Pro. The Infinite Lite pack takes …

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Legacy Boot Co. “Blanc” – A Modern Classic Review

Legacy Boot Co feature

If you are a player that appreciates old school, traditional style boots without the flashiness of current day releases, you might want to check these out! We are talking heritage style to the max, built for the modern game. Last week, a pair of Legacy Blanc arrived in via the …

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Up Close – Nike Vapor 12 Pro IC NJR

Released as part of the latest Neymar Silêncio collection, the Vapor 12 Pro IC NJR allows players to follow in the Brazilian’s footstep off the pitch. Built for speed, these are designed to be worn on the courts and streets, or anytime you need to join in a pick-up game! In terms …

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adidas Predator 19+ “Oddity Pack” Released

adidas Predator 19+ Oddity Pack

adidas has dropped a whole new layer of colorful knit uppers on the Predator 19+ silo as part of the new “Oddity Pack”. If you are a fan of multi-color knit, then these shoes will melt in your hands. We are talking total solar sky, with flashes of Blue, Red, …

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Nike Release Brasil Copa America “100-Year Victory” Jersey

Nike Brasil Copa America Anniversary Kit

The Brazilian National Team are set to debut a brand new 2019-20 kit, in celebration of their victory at the Copa America 100th years ago. We think this one is absolutely stunning, with the Brasil team set to kick off the the latest edition of the historic tournament kicks wearing …

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That Choupo-Moting Miss and How It Happened!

Was it a glitch or simply user error? That is what most of us were asking after seeing Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting create what will forever be known as one of the greatest misses of all time on Sunday. I’m still baffled every time I watch it, wondering what he was thinking. And …

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