Adidas

WSS went to the adidas HQ at Herzogenaurach to attend the launch event of the laceless Ace 16+ Purecontrol cleats. We had the chance to try them on and get an inside look of how they were designed and tested months prior to their release a couple of weeks ago....
D.C. United, four-time MLS Cup champions, revealed a redesigned badge last December after a 2015 MLS Cup Playoffs berth. The Black-and-Red now go into 2016 with a new crest and a fresh new home jersey from adidas. DCU’s latest primary kit is a solid black...
Representing the Salt Lake City region in Utah, Real Salt Lake has emerged to a firmly established name in Major League today, with a unique playing style, and passionate fanbase. However, the Rio Tinto faithful would have to deal with a disappointing 9th place...
adidas set the bar high for cleat releases in 2016 with the unveiling of the PURECONTROL but the ACE 16 collection is about more than just the high profile laceless cleat.  After the laceless reveal in the middle of January, the other cleats from the ACE 16 col...
Real Madrid is rumored to be close to signing a 10-year jersey deal worth a world record $153.7 million per season.  The deal would pay the La Liga club $1.5 billion over the duration of the contract....
The LA Galaxy unveiled their new 2016 home jersey by adidas. The Galaxy will try to add more titles to their collection after an unsuccessful 2015, when they where knocked out from the MLS Cup by Seattle Sounders. They will bounce back stronger, with designated...
The Philadelphia Union on Thursday unveiled their 2016 home jerseys, courtesy of Major League Soccer sponsor adidas. After a disappointing season in 2015 in which the Union finished ninth in the East, Philadelphia will look to change their fortunes around this ...
The Vancouver Whitecaps revealed their 2016 away jersey by adidas on February 1. The blue gradient design is inspired by the ‘Sea to Sky’ concept that is often associated with Route 99 and Vancouver. The top of the jersey is light blue and becomes d...
It’s been just a few days since adidas showed us the newest revolutions of control: Ace 16 Primeknit and Ace 16+ Purecontrol. The revolutionary Primeknit technology joined forces with the best from the Ace 15 and resulted in the perfect shoes to control t...
The Portland Timbers will begin their 2016 in defense of their first-ever league title in club history in the 2015 MLS Cup. Portland have also unveiled a new Rose City-inspired secondary jersey, courtesy of league-wide sponsor adidas. Keeping up appearances wit...
Flamengo unveiled their striking 2016 third jersey which is inspired by the Carioca club mascot, the ‘urubu’ (Black Vulture).  The club adopted the vulture as a team mascot in the 1970’s after opposing fans called the red-black mass this name for years prior. T...
One of the ten founding clubs in Major League Soccer, San Jose started life as the Clash, continuing a tradition of professional soccer in the area started in 1974 and the days of the original NASL. In 1999, the Earthquakes name returned, and with that their tw...
adidas is giving players from the top professionals to the Sunday amateur the chance to take control and Boss Everyone this season.  The recently released laceless ACE 16+ PURECONTROL cleat is just one of the weapons adidas provides to allow you to be the boss....
The Chicago Fire suffered a season full of setbacks in 2015, culminating in a league-worst 30 point campaign. As 2016 enters with new beginnings for the club comes a new dynamic home kit that marks the return of a traditional look for Chicago. The jersey from l...
The latest entry in adidas’ game-changing X15 silo series has a loud and boisterous entry coming to pitches everywhere. The newest color combination of Solar Gold and Shock Pink for the adidas X15.1 offers a change of pace from the black and white colorwa...