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Best Boot of 2011 – Your Vote!

What a year 2011 turned out to be with some incredible releases. As soccer increases in popularity here in the US, we continue to see more and more release hitting the market. That in turn means more options and better sales. Below is a short list for Best Boots of …

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Top Ten Soccer Cleats of 2011 – TOW/SC101

Over the past two weeks, I have been working with Beans from The Original Winger to compile the Best of Boots for 2011. It proved challenging at times and we went back and forth on certain boot position – simply deciding on a boot was difficult, but also having to …

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SoccerFanatic Jersey Giveaway Details

Today’s giveaway is a little different to what you normally find on SoccerCleats101, so I wanted to give you some details about what is on offer – these are awesome prizes! Up for grabs are two Replica Soccer Jerseys, with the winner getting to choose any jersey they want from …

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Cleatology – Power Sierra Football Boots

I just received a package from my Dad, and in it amongst it all was an absolute classic Shoot! magazine from 1979! While scrolling through the pages, I found this advertisement for some classic boots. For the price of only £8.99, you could purchase a brand new pair of Power …

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Penalty VV1 Prototype Boot with QR Code

Check this out, Brazilian company Penalty are working on developing a new soccer cleat for 2012 with the help of Barcelona keeper Victor Valdes. But, unlike any traditional boot creation, Penalty are putting this one front and center of the limelight, allowing fans the opportunity to learn more about them …

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SC101 Culture – UCSB Mens Soccer

2006 National Champions UCSB

For those of you that don’t know, I went to college at UC Santa Barbara, and had the joy of playing in front of some of the most passionate soccer fans in the country. Every game, the Gaucho Locos would be there in the stands singing soccer chants and slagging …

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beMeister Performance Sensor and Tracking System

Timing seems to be everything in the soccer market! Get this: a German company (IMPIRE AG) is on the verge of releasing a new performance sensor tracking system that will fit in EVERY soccer cleat – it is called the beMeister Performance Sensor. In other words, if you want something …

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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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