Mercurial FlyLite Shinguard Review

Following the unveiling of the Mercurial FlyLite guard at the Nike innovation summit earlier this year in Madrid, the official launch of this interesting new creation is now upon us. Their “wow” factor is certainly not in question but what is it about this new shin guard concept from Nike that makes it better than…

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Juventus 14/15 Home/Away kits

 Bianconeri fans woke up to Nike’s release of Juventus’ official home and away kits for the 14/15 season.  In the club’s traditional black and white (now with slightly wider stripes), the new home jersey has  a larger team badge. According to Nike, “the color of the stripes now alternates in different positions on the front and…

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Nike reveals new Barca away

Today Nike revealed Barcelona’s new 14/15 away kit. This bright, bold crimson kit, Nike says captures “the youthful spirit of La Masia,”  FC Barcelona’s well-known youth academy. Bright red with cuffs that are dark red on the front and blue on the back. The Senyera, the Catalan flag, is on the back of the collar and “mes que un club” is…

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Nike unveils new Lille

Nike with the help of Lille squad members Florent Balmont, Ryan Mendes, Sébastien Corchia, Franck Béria and Pape Souare revealed Lille’s new home and away kits for the 2014-15 season. According to Nike, this new look was “inspired by the club’s illustrious past and reflective of their bright future in the French League,” the era between 1944 and 1955. During this decade, Lille…

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Nike reveals new Pumas de la UNAM kits

Nike revealed the 14/15 kits for popular Liga MX club Pumas today. The new kits are inspired by the club’s 1976-77 season, when Pumas won its first league championship. The new home jersey features the club’s signature colors blue and gold colors. The new navy away jersey reverses the look with gold accents. There is an embossed UNAM (Universidad Nacional Autónoma…

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Nike reveals Manchester City 14/15

Nike officially revealed Manchester City’s new home kit for the 14/15 season today. Nike has designed a kit to represent “the club’s pioneering spirit of innovation with a fast and sleek, all-blue look.” Manchester City’s new home jersey is sky blue with dark blue cuffs and a  V-neck collar with a sky blue triangle beneath it. Inside the back of…

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Nike reveals 14/15 Inter kit

This week Nike gave us a first look at Inter Milan’s 2014-15 kit. For the first time in the club’s history, Milan will exchange their traditional stripes for a pinstripe design. This new look was inspired by the fashion style of Milan. The new home jersey is black with a thin blue pinstripe with a…

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Nike reveals new Kaizer Chiefs

Today Nike revealed the new kit for South Africa’s premier club – the Kaizer Chiefs. The club’s signature gold and black colors taking center stage. The new away shirt is blue with the single, thick stripe in gold, extended from the left shoulder to the chest. The new home and away kits will be available  on July 17 on SOCCER.COM.

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Nike reveals Manchester United’s new home kit

Amid the pause in the action in Brazil, Nike has released Manchester United’s new home kit for the 14/15 season. The new Manchester United home jersey is designed to embody United’s tradition and authenticity – the red, white and black. The new red home jersey has a white collar and cuffs with a red-and-black trim….

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Neymar gets golden Hypervenom

Created in honor of Brazil’s phenom, Nike has created a golden version of the Hypervenom that Neymar Jr. will wear the rest of the tournament. As a young player on the streets of Brazil, Neymar Jr. used to spray paint all of his cleats gold. “When we met with Neymar he told us that when…


Nike launches “Hall of Phenomenal” in NYC

Nike’s “Hall of Phenomenal”—the ultimate digital interactive soccer experience—hit New York City last night, and we were there to catch all the excitement at the opening party. The hall offers soccer fans a unique chance to check out all of the latest Nike gear, as well as the opportunity to put their skills to the…

Nike’s Last Game continues

Nike’s Last Game continues

Nike’s epic ‘Last Game’ spot was released just before kickoff and as the tournament has progressed, they’ve continued to release more engaging snippets of their animated action flick. Zlatan continues to engage with fans and critics (including Fabio Cannavaro): Ronaldo takes an epic free kick. Neymar Jr. evades and mocks the clones (on-field and in…