After testing out the Umbro UX-1 Concept, I was happy that the next cleat on the list to test was a more traditional cleat from Umbro, the Umbro Speciali 4 Pro HG. These are in the tradition of the high-quality kangaroo leather Umbro is known and the Speciali s...
Now in the second year of their kit sponsorship with Nike, Athletic Bilbao are putting the final touches on their pre-season preparation. Over the summer the Basque team released their 2014/15 home and away jerseys for their Spanish La Liga, Copa del Rey and UE...
Seemingly destined for relegation back to the Football League Championship halfway through last season, Crystal Palace were guided to an eleventh place Premier League finish by now departed manager Tony Pulis last season. The Eagles returned to action last Satu...
Marseille’s equipment manager did not have a good weekend and the 2-0 loss to Montpellier was the least of his problems.  The Ghanaian international was forced to be substituted by head coach Marcelo Bielsa in the 52nd minute because the team ran out of his #10...
On this day, August 18, 1949, German shoemaker Adi Dassler founded adidas. The sports shoe company has grown over the years from a humble shoe company from a small town in southern Germany to one of the biggest sports apparel brands in the world. To celebrate t...
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Predator boot, adidas have given a remake to the very first version and released the Predator Instinct 94. With the accompanying tagline ‘An icon from the past, given a new life by the future’, this is the first of ...
With his skills on the ball, dribbling mastery, overhead kicks, no-look passes not to mention winning the FIFA World Player of the Year in 2004 and 2005, Ronaldinho was the best player of his generation. He graced the field for Gremio, Paris Saint-Germain, Barc...
Luis Suarez’ 4-month ban for biting was upheld but the terms were scaled back allowing the striker to join his Barcelona teammates on the training ground and in friendly matches.  The official presentation of the ‘new’ signing will take place at the Camp Nou on...
Nike have released a spectacular video to celebrate their ‘Genealogy of Innovation’ campaign, which tells the story of their ground-breaking designs from 1971 to the present day. The short video takes the viewer on an entertaining journey through seven design p...
Camilo Zuniga was one of the biggest villains of the 2014 World Cup.  The Colombian defender broke Neymar’s back with a high-knee-up tackle to the Brazilians back in the 2nd half.  The tackle sent the home team’s poster boy to the bench but did not help Los Caf...