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The limited-edition Mercurial Superfly CR7 commemorates Cristiano Ronaldo’s achievements with his club and country this year. Those accomplishments include Ronaldo’s fourth Ballon d’Or, the UEFA Champions League title and the UEFA Euro 2016 championship.
Inspired by Cristiano Ronaldo’s latest scoring achievements, the new Mercurial Superfly CR7 324K Gold and Mercurial Superfly CR7 Quinhentos celebrate the player’s phenomenal finishing skills. The colorways take cues from two of Ronaldo’s favorite Mercurial Vapor 3 designs.
Classic Black Mercurial gets a shimmering twist for CR7
As winter approaches, match-day conditions, particularly under floodlights, are darker and drearier than during earlier parts of the season. To combat these conditions, Nike has created the Hi-Vis Collection featuring the Nike Hypervenom, Mercurial IX, CTR360 and Tiempo IV in bright and contrasting color combinations of Electro Purple, Volt, Green Glow and Electric Green.
Today sees the unveiling of one of the most talked about boots to hit the market this year, Ronaldo’s personal Mercurial Vapor 8.
About a month ago, we brought you a review of the hotly anticipated Vapor 8 in FG, we were lucky enough to get our hands on the SG pro model last week, and I’ve been testing them out this week.
The SG Pro soleplate sees a huge change in Nike’s soleplate for the soft ground market, which previously featured a fairly regular 6 stud configuration. The radical re-design is steeped in player-history, which might seem odd seeing as this is the first public release boot with the soleplate on, but for the past few seasons the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar Jr have been wearing boots with this soleplate on, as per their own personal requirements
As you can see, Nike have pretty much taken Direct inspiration from the pro’s sole configurations (more…)