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Ready to rattle cages: The Nike Kobe XI Mambacurial

The Black Mamba awakes again today as Nike unveiled for sale the Kobe XI Mambacurial. Inspired by the famed Nike Mercurial Vapor IX Fire Berry/Pure Purple/Black and Electric Green colorway popularized by the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Didier Drogba, Neymar Jr. and Theo Walcott in 2012, today’s Kobe XI is a flame-fueled collaboration between basketball…

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“Greatness recognizes greatness,” Nike’s Nathan VanHook details Neymar Jr, Jordan collab

As Nathan VanHook placed his hand atop the interlocked Jordan Jumpman and Neymar Jr. logo on the box, he paused for a second, looked up and realized the gravity of what he was about to debut exclusively to SOCCER.COM. There at Nike’s Global Headquarters in Beaverton, Ore, amid a white-walled room lined with historic cleats…