Cleat Spotting

A sure sign that a player has risen to the level of superstar is when they are added to soccer’s gold standard.  The game’s gold standard is achieved when a player trots out on the field wearing a special gold cleat, frequently a one-of-a-kind or limited editio...
The days are becoming shorter, and the games are coming thick and fast for teams throughout Europe. As per usual, this week we were treated to some great boot spots. Here are the best of the lot. Charlie Austin – Nike Mercurial Vapor I Charlie Austin prov...
In the Champions League game against Ajax, and then in the Ligue 1 game this weekend against Nice, Zlatan Ibrahimovic took to the field in a pair of blacked-out adidas F50 adizero’s. He was wearing the recently released Supernatural cleats, with black pen used ...
From brand new colorways, to out of this world customization and everything in between it was a week of boot spotting that had it all. Lets get started. Zlatan Ibrahimovic – adidas f50 adiZero Super Zlatan gave us the biggest clue as to where his future a...
Didier Drogba gave fans a glimpse of his former magic with a goal and an assist in Chelsea’s 5-0 win over Schalke 04 in the Champions League on Tuesday night.  But the Ivory Coast gave fans an even further flashback by pulling on a pair of the Nike Mercurial 2....
A week full of record breaking, derbies and overall great football brought with it some great boot spots. Here are the best of the lot. Lionel Messi – adidas f50 adiZero It would be criminal not to start the boot spotting with Lionel Messi. Leo made histo...
A week of international fixtures gave us plenty of boot spots. Here are the best of the lot. Aaron Ramsey – New Balance The Aaron Ramsey boot saga has finally come to an end. The Welshman has been wearing a mysterious pair of white and black out boots for...
We’ve scoured the pitches of Europe to find all of this week’s best boot spots. Zlatan Ibrahimovic – Nike Tiempo Legend The big boot spot of the week was Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s return from injury in a blacked out pair of the Nike Tiempo Legend V. Reports ab...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his return to the Paris Saint-Germain line-up coming on as a second half substitute in the 2-0 win over Marseille on Sunday.  The striker was sporting a blacked out version of the Nike Tiempo Legend V which have cleat fanatics asking whe...
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli was today spotted wearing a brand new evoPOWER colorway, which if made exclusive to him could mark his arrival as the signature star for PUMA. If PUMA do unveil Balotelli as their signature player the under-fire forward will ha...
Another cracking week of football provided its fair share of boot spots. Here are the best of the lot. Luis Suarez – adidas f50 adiZero Supernatural The big release of last week was the Halloween-inspired adidas Supernatural pack. Luis Suarez was one of t...
A week full of big cleat releases resulted in a whole host of boot spots. Here are the best of the lot. Cristiano Ronaldo – Nike Mercurial Superfly Cristiano Ronaldo gave his latest signature Mercurial colorway a brilliant debut, as Real Madrid beat Barce...
Puma powered the New York Red Bulls Bradley Wright-Phillips to the 2014 MLS Golden Boot with the striker finishing strong with a brace in the final regular season match.  The double gave the Big Apple side a 2-0 win over Sporting Kansas City and tied Wright-Phi...
This week’s electrifying Champions League fixtures were lit up by the addition of adidas’ new Crazylight line of boots. Even though all four of adidas’ boots were given the Crazylight treatment, only two of them, the adiZero Crazylight and the Predator Instinct...
We got our first indication that Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey’s Adidas contract was up after he was spotted wearing a black-out boot on the weekend against Hull City. The boot in question was a Nike Tiempo Legend; however, it was a Swoosh-less version, makin...