Tuesday , February 18 2020

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.

How Much Does Cristiano Ronaldo Like His Current Superfly?

Cristiano Ronaldo is on a tremendous run of form right now that has seen him grab 19 goals in the 11 competitive games played by Real Madrid this season. Not only that, but he has bagged 3 hat-tricks in his last 4 La Liga games. It is safe to assume …

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Lotto Solista, Reflective Technology and A Great Deal!

Lotto Solista Brazil

If you haven’t heard about the Lotto Solista before, they are a boot constructed of a single piece microfiber with a smear reflector effect across the surface. This is a boot that steps up innovative techniques and brings an all new type of technology to the table – reflective visual cues. In …

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Nike Magista Gets the Hyper-Turquoise Treatment

Magista Obra Profile Lateral

We already posted about the recently released Champions League pack from Nike, but one boot worth highlighting for its on pitch appearance is the Magista Obra. To date, players such as Mario Gotze and David Luiz have been wearing the new Hyper-Turquoise color of the Magista – a style that redefined …

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Nike Mercurial Superfly IV Review

Nike Superfly IV

You can never doubt Nike and their abilities when it comes to delivering the next big thing to hit the market. This time around it is a new version of the high profile Mercurial Superfly range that features a mix of technology found on the new Magista, and modified technology from …

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Which Real Madrid Players Will Wear the adiZero Y-3?

adiZero Y-3

Watch out for this one tomorrow – adidas has announced that 5 players will wear the custom Yohji Yamamoto adizero f50 during the Ludogrets vs Real Madrid UCL game on Wednesday night. Benzema, Bale, Marcelo, Coentrao and James will be the players sporting the extremely unique dual colorway along with the custom Real Madrid …

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Solving the Lotto Stadio Potenza (V or IV 200) Naming Issue!

Lotto Stadio Potenza Testing

Lotto has added a fresh new control/power hybrid release to their line-up, coming in the form of the Stadio Potenza V. Featuring some added rubber components through the forefoot, players can experience a little extra grip on the ball. We check in with the new range in this unboxing – …

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Everyone has a Boot Story – This is Mine!

A Boot Story UCSB

  There are a while bunch of cool folk in the online soccer world, specializing in all different categories of the game. When it comes to culture and highlighting the role soccer has in the broader scheme of things, there is none better than the guys over at The Original …

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Zidane Takes Back The Predator!

It seems like the folks at adidas have decided to up the Predator Instinct stakes by putting Zinedine Zidane back in his favorite range! Recently, the Real Madrid legend had been spotted sporting a pair of Nitrocharge, leaving fans a little at odds as to why he had made such …

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SELECT Soccer Ball Deal – Buy One, Get One Free!

For those of you that are in need of a new ball, it doesn’t get much easier than this one! The folks over at SoccerLoco have a “Buy One, Get One Free” deal going on SELECT soccer balls. From experience, we definitely recommend the quality offered by SELECT balls, they …

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Fortisocks – Complete Blister Prevention?

Fortisocks Featured

Here is an interesting product to check out that just might solve the issue of blisters with some of you out there. Fortisocks are a nylon slip-on that are intended to decrease friction and help decrease the opportunity to debilitating foot blisters while you play. When breaking in a new …

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Puma evoPOWER 1 – This is no ordinary shinguard!

Puma evoPOWER 1 Shinguards

How about these for a pair of technically advanced shinguards – the Puma evoPOWER 1 Guard can actually bend and flex in any direction. Last week, these arrived in and it was the first time I had heard about them. Featuring a SAS-Tec foam shell, the same material used by …

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Under Armour Blur CBN IV Review

UA Blur CBN IV

The latest speed boot in the Under Armour (UA) collection hit the market recently with barely any media attention. The Blur CBN IV just seemed to arrive from nowhere and became a viable option for fans to test out. From what we have seen in recent times, this was an …

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How to get your pair of Limited Edition F50 adiZero Y-3!

adiZero Yamamoto Blue Green

A few weeks back, we announced the release of the latest limited edition Yohji Yamamoto adiZero F50 boot. Following last years successful launch of the custom Yamamoto adiZero f50 boot, which drew inspiration from Japanese imperial lion-dogs, this new version comes in a striking blue and green colorway with each boot getting its own color …

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Anyone Played With the Derbystar Brillant?

DerbyStar Ball

Here is an unusual ball that has made its way into the “official matchball” category of a top European league. It is the Derbystar Brillant that is currently on show in Holland’s Eredivisie games. Rather than using a Nike ball (the national teams sponsor) it seems the league has gone …

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