Thursday , January 13 2022

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Pele Sports Clothing Line: Part 2

We received some more really sweet gear from Pele Sports this past week, including my favorite piece in their entire range – the Royal/Red Pele Soccer Jacket. Everything in the Pele Sports range oozes class and the top materials are used to produce comfortable and very desirable clothing. It not …

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Nike Tiempo Legend IV Released in White/Metallic Gold

Talk about oozing class! This latest Tiempo IV release epitomizes exactly what you expect from Nike’s heritage range. I am always impressed when companies manage to match a silo with a picture perfect look. And this Metallic White/Metallic Gold/Volt colorway makes for a great addition to any tradition players collection. …

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Nike Superfly III Released in Volt

The latest colorway to be released in the Nike Mercurial series is this bright Volt/Imperial Purple/Retro Volt. It seems like Nike’s quest of late has been to bring easy to spot colorways onto the pitch, with the previous Orange release going down a real treat with fans. In my opinion, …

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SC101 Archives – The Pony Pinnacle

Back in 2003, while I was playing at UCSB, I had the unique opportunity to be part of the testing team for Pony. At the time, Pony were trying to work their way into the soccer market and spent a lot of time putting together some pretty technical boots. One …

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Weekend Performers – August 27th -28th

There were some fantastic performances this weekend, with plenty of goals scored and several players who made big impacts on their debuts. Here is a short summary of the big performers and who was wearing what. Wayne Rooney – 3 goals and 1 assist in Nike T90 Laser III Manchester …

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End of Summer Wrap-Up

After what was an absolutely hectic Summer of New Releases, Colorways and Sales, it seems like a good time to create a recap in case you missed some of the action – especially if it was on SC101! Seasons in Europe are about to kick off and with MLS getting …

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SC101 EPL Fantasy League Challenge

The start of the new EPL season is right around the corner, with games kicking off this weekend. I absolutely love playing EPL Fantasy soccer, so I thought it would be a good idea to run a SC101 league this season! And, I will offer up a free pair of …

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Puma V1.11 + SL Winners

In order to keep things fair, I summonsed a team of 3 judges to make a decision for the worst looking boots (none of which were me) in our latest Puma V1.11 and SL giveaway. There were some fantastic entries and trying to narrow the boots down turned out to …

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2011 MLS All-Star Game Summary

It ended up being a pretty easy 4-0 win for Manchester United over the MLS All-Star team in New Jersey tonight. Anderson, Park, Berbatov and Welbeck were the players who got the goals. The All-Stars started off well and had some chances, but they just couldn’t handle the creative play …

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Friday in “Review”

Without a doubt, this is one of the busiest periods I have had while working on SoccerCleats101, something I am not complaining about! There have been several new pairs of boots that have arrived for testing and tons of new releases/colorways hitting the market. In the last few weeks, I …

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Bumpy Pitch – BPFC Heritage

The latest Bumpy Pitch release comes compliments of, and is inspired by, the US Women’s performance at this summers World Cup in Germany. Oh, how close they got – but when it comes down to penalties, it really becomes a coin-flip. The BPFC team put something together to remember their …

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Which Release Do You Like Best?

There have been a few pretty sweet releases from the less synonymous brands over the past few weeks (ie those that are not the “Big 3” – Nike, Adidas or Puma.) Each release has its own style and I am sure they will all appeal to their own unique part …

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