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 …Read More »
Monday Morning Cornerback? What’s Darrelle Revis Wearing?
Since my Sunday night indoor soccer season is still a couple of weeks from starting, I’ve been able to sit down on Sunday nights and watch some Sunday Night Football. Last night was no difference as I trekked over to a friends house to watch the Cincinnati Bengals and the …Read More »
Nike Magista Gets the Hyper-Turquoise Treatment
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 …Read More »
Nike Mercurial Superfly IV Review
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 …Read More »
Nike GS3 and Gold Vapor Colorway Leaked By Chelsea Player!
Players are notorious for “leaking” a new boot colorway every now and then a week before the official release, and generally the player ends up taking the post down via request from the brand. But in the boot world, this is usually not a big deal, as we are already …Read More »
Francesco Totti Loves a Bit of Tongue
[ot-video type=”youtube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_S_D7puL9w0″] When 38 year old AS Roma captain Francesco Totti scored on noted getting chipped aficionado Joe Hart to level the Manchester City- Roma match at 1’s; he established himself as the oldest goalscorer in Champions League history. It’s a record he will hold until he scores another goal …Read More »
That American Goal – Iconic Moments in Soccer and the Boots They Wore
An interesting idea which came up in a chat over tea with Bryan; well at least I was drinking tea, wouldn’t be able to tell you about the gaffer as it was an instant message exchange. But we had this idea of profiling some iconic moments in soccer history, and …Read More »
Nike Introduces the Court Inspired Elastico Superfly
What could Nike do to improve their already highly regarded Elastico indoor focused Elastico series? 2014 saw a genuine milestone in football boot design as Nike revealed its most advanced boot to date in the Mercurial Superfly. But while 11-a-side on grass dominates at pro level, players around the world are …Read More »
Anquan Boldin Goes Full Soccer
Sunday night in the NFL, the San Francisco 49ers opened Levi Stadium in a match up against the Chicago Bears. Why does this matter to us, we’re reading a soccer gear blog? I hear you ask. Well it allows us to present another addition of NFL players wearing soccer boots! …Read More »
Get Set For Four Striking New Nike Colorways!
Watch out Champions League – Nike is releasing a whole new set of vibrant colorways to kick off the tournament and highlight their current range of boots. From a visual perspective alone, this could be the most striking pack of releases we have seen to date with some very impressive …Read More »
What Does A $72,000 Nike Boot Collection Look Like?
Who wants to pick up an entire collection (83 pairs) of Nike boots? If that would be you, all you need to do is put down $72,000 and they are all yours! The collection consists mostly of Mercurial Vapors, including some extremely rare finds, boots from the T90 range and …Read More »
Meet Ronaldo’s New Mercurial Superfly Green SE
With only a few days left to the opening round of the La Liga season, Cristiano Ronaldo has been treated to a fresh new colorway in the Mercurial Superfly series. Listed as an Electric Green/Black/Hyper Punch, this is the third version of the latest Superfly we have been introduced to …Read More »
Nike Mercurial Vapor X – The Complete Review
With all the high publicity attention geared toward their advanced Mercurial Superfly release, Nike snuck the Vapor X in under the radar and set them on all out attack mode at this summer’s World Cup. A sneaky, but very smart move given it’s success to date! For its tenth incarnation, …Read More »
Nike Magista Opus Review
For many players, finding the right boot post CTR360 has become a daunting task. Nike never directly replaced the control boot, but they did introduce a more dynamic, agility focused option in the form of the Magista Opus. Playing little brother to the Magista Obra, the Opus didn’t receive a great …Read More »