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Nike, FC Barcelona launch 2016/17 home jersey

The kings of Copa del Rey and La Liga leaders have a new look inspired by the heights they reached 25 years ago. Nike and FC Barcelona launched today their new home jersey for 2016/17 that harkens back to the Catalan’s championship-filled 1991-92 campaign and points forward with cutting-edge AeroSwift technology. The jersey is available…

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Cleats and Elites, the adidas PURECONTROL edition

Everywhere we looked this weekend, laces were being left in the dust. It was three days of players who seek to control everything, the headlines included, doing just that with the official on-field debut of the adidas ACE 16+ PURECONTROL. Other cleat selections were noteworthy, as well, with the likes of Luis Suarez and Frank…

FC Barcelona and Argentina's forward Lionel Messi (C) holds his trophy flanked by FIFA interim president Issa Hayatou (L) and Brazil and Orlando City midfielder Kaka after receiving the 2015 FIFA Ballon dOr award for player of the year during the 2015 FIFA Ballon d'Or award ceremony at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on January 11, 2016. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

adidas pays tribute as Messi wins fifth Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi is better than gold — timeless, invaluable and inspiring awe in every corner of the world. That much was confirmed today as the little magician won his record fifth Ballon d’Or award ahead of rival Cristiano Ronaldo and colleague Neymar, earning him platinum status from adidas. What did you expect? Leo Messi is here…


Cleats and Elites: Hypervenom II, NB take the field as Xavi exits

As the European domestic league season wound down this weekend, the brands are just getting warmed up. The amount of new gear being released right now is incredible and so, to make sure you don’t miss anything important, we’ve included our favorite stories in this week’s edition of Cleats and Elites. There is a lot…