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The Best of Summer Releases

Neymar Nike Hypervenom

Although there may not be much action on the pitch, it has been a monumental summer in the boot world, with new releases all across the board.  As we approach the end of summer and the start of a new football season, it is good to look back and see …

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The Knee; Anatomy, Injury, Care and Prevention

The knee. One of the most important (after the hip but before the ankle) and easy to injure joint for us soccer players. Every one knows at least one team mate or fellow player who has had their soccer playing career cut short or delayed by a knee injury. My …

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Boots I Want To See Make a Return

The recent re-imagining by Nike of the original Mercurial R9 (albeit as a colorway of the Vapor IX’s) got me feeling a bit nostalgic about some boots from the last 10 or so years that I’d love to see either re-released or re-worked somehow. After searching through my memory banks, …

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mi adidas Free Shipping 7/22-7/28

miAdidas Free Shipping

If you have ever considered picking up a personalized pair of miadidas boots, now would be a pretty good time. It is very unlikely that you will ever see sales on miadidas boots, but getting free shipping will save you a few extra bucks in your pocket (around $12). Considering …

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This Summer, Black is the new Black!

It was not so long ago when Alan Ball did the unthinkable and stepped on the pitch in a pair of white Hummel football boots. Fast forward to nowadays and white boots are seen as quite a conservative colour choice. The variety of colours to choose from is plentiful and …

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The Case for Headgear in Soccer

Headgear in Soccer

Concussions make up a mere 2-3% of all injuries in soccer, but the issue may be bigger than you think.  There are thousands of head injuries in soccer every year, in 2009 alone there were a reported 24,184 head injuries treated in United States emergency rooms.  Even more minor head …

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Boot Tech: Sneaker Sole Feature

adiZero Feather 2 Sole

If you are familiar with running shoes, you will know that they come with features designed to enhance your running experience.  Whether it be a flexible sole or a sole that helps propel you forward, it is easy to see that companies have made strides to aid performance.  But what …

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Death of the T90, Birth of the Hypervenom!

Hypervenom vs T90 Laser

After a successful run with the Total 90 range, Nike has bid farewell to the power boot and replaced it with an “agility” boot – the Hypervenom.  The T90 was arguably Nike’s least popular model, so it isn’t a complete surprise that they replaced the range with the all new …

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SoccerCleats101 – Sneaker Report Style

Sneaker Report

If you haven’t checked out thewebsite Sneaker Report before, you probably should now! This is the site to check out if you are interested in any sort of sporting footwear, with an emphasis on actual performance. They cover an extensive number of sports and bring some extreme in-depth looks into the …

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Why I Like Black Boots With Leather Uppers!

Black Boots Leather Upper

The game of football has drastically changed over the years, once considered a real mans game with tough tackles flying in from all angles, modern football is more about style than substance. With the change in rules meaning less contact and all but eradicating sliding tackles the focus is now …

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Puma King 2013 – A Second Look

KING 2013

Lately companies are overhauling tried and true traditional ranges in the boot market.  It seems as if Puma have pursued the path of the Adidas adiPure Range and “modernized” the King series.  This new release is designed to blend speed, comfort, and control. Puma abandoned the iconic fold-over tongue and …

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New Boot – Umbro GeoFLARE Set For Release

Umbro GeoFLARE featured

We are about to see an all new boot released by the Diamond bland – welcome in the Umbro GeoFLARE. The boot is officially set to be released early this week, so we can’t bring you any in-depth details on the rnage until then. For now, enjoy this sneak peak …

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