Today adidas launched the new adidas Samba primeknit football boots.
The limited edition boot (available here from Monday March 17th) is the first football boot to have an upper that is knitted from heel-to-toe, providing a bespoke second-skin fit that retains the strength of a conventional boot.
The introduction of primeknit marks the latest chapter in a rich history of revolutionary adidas football products and further cements primeknit as one of the key technologies at the heart of adidas innovation.
To celebrate the heritage of the ‘02 classic, the 2014 Mercurial Vapor IX Fast Forward ’02 Edition provides today's players with modern boot technology inspired by the ’02 model. Subtle graphic references, colors and prints combine with modern materials and innovation to celebrate the boot’s legacy of speed while commemorating a magical summer tournament for Ronaldo and the Mercurial.
Adidas unveiled the new adizero f50 Messi signature boots, to be worn by the Argentinian star for the first time tomorrow during the UEFA Champions League round of 16.
The new adizero f50 Messi boots feature a sleek colour scheme of green, blue, pink, orange and white, along with the iconic adidas three stripes, and combines revolutionary technologies with the precision engineering befitting of a four-time Ballon d'Or winner. At only 165g, the adizero f50 Messi is one of the lightest shoes on the market.
Adidas unveiled the Samba Copa Mundial collection: a series of uniquely styled boots that build on the colourful Samba line previously launched at the end of last year and mixes it up with the iconic Copa Mundial – the best-selling boot in football history.
First released in 1982, the Copa Mundial is the best-selling boot in football history and has been worn by some of the all-time greats including Franz Beckenbauer, Michel Platini, Zico & Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Since then it has been sold over 10 million pairs and was actually the last revolutionary product innovation created by sporting goods legend and founder of the adidas brand Adi Dassler.
Nike Football revealed its latest boot collection for Holiday '13. The four-silo Flash Pack features some of Nike’s top boots including the Hypervenom, Mercurial, Tiempo and CTR360 in a bright white boot with distinct reflective design patterns over the back heel area.
Each of the four boots features a unique silver reflective blocking design that speaks to the boot’s silo and is inspired by some of nature’s most magnificent creatures.
Nike released the new Tiempo Legend V football boots which are available here.
Since 1994, football has changed. The game is faster, with dynamic full-field play essential for every player on the pitch. With this in mind, and with the input of athletes such as Carlos Tevez, Gerard Pique, and Ronaldinho, Nike Football melds the legacy of Tiempo with the needs of the modern game to create the best leather football boot to-date.
Earlier this year Nike launched the Nike Premier a modern performance take on classic football boot design. The launch color was a defining black and white combination.
For the latest incarnation of this timeless boot, which are Available here, Nike has created a limited edition run that celebrates three nations who have achieved glory on football's greatest stage: Brasil, England and France.
adidas unveiled their Enlightened football boots pack which captures and bounces off the light of floodlights and cameras and are available here.
This is the first time reflective exposure has been used on one of the world's biggest football stages and adidas continue to lead from the front when taking football boot technology to the next level.
'The Enlightened Pack' takes the customisation capabilities on the miadidas web site to new heights, with fans now able to opt for a 'reflective exposure'materialon their boots and lacesto bring the iconic three stripes to life on the pitch. The customisations will be available across all four adidas football footwear silos: adizero f50; predator; nitrocharge and 11pro.