Boot Spotting Episode 10
Welcome to 2020 and welcome back to Pro:Direct Boot Spotting, your weekly search into the best boot spots from the weekend, with Nike, Puma and Adidas catching the eye from around Europe, especially with fresh boot launches hitting the training pitch and a rarity from Ryan Fraser at Bournemouth FC. As ever we’ve had our beady little eyes on the action so it's a warm welcome to Pro:Direct Soccer; Boot Spotting Episode 10, our weekly feature showing off the best boots around and a little story behind the image. Don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled for major drops from Nike, Adidas, Puma, Lotto, Mizuno and many more at prodirectsoccer.com and on our social channels.
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Ryan Fraser - Bournemouth v Watford (Premier League) - Nike Mercurial Vapor Elite
The wee Scotsman running down the wing for Bournemouth AFC in the Premier League against Watford on Sunday afternoon. The cherries were picked off by the hornets 3-0 with Eddie Howe now under pressure as manager. Yet, Fraser, wore the Nike Mercurial Vapor in Black which is a rarity in European football as not too many wear these little beauties. Blackout boots are special and remain at the top of our list.
Aaron Cresswell - West Ham United (Training) - adidas Predator Archive Limited Edition
The Scouser down in London. Aaron Cresswell continues to push an England call up from left back with a peach of a left foot. In training during the week he was caught donning a pair of Limited Edition adidas Predator Archive boots. A mash up of Pred designs from 2004 to create a sleek LE boots.
Yohan Cabaye - St. Etienne v Nantes (French Ligue 1) - Puma Future 5.1 Netfit Mix SG
The French midfield maestro now plying his trade in Ligue 1 for St. Etienne continues to play in his favourite Puma Future's. The ex-Newcastle United, PSG and Crystal Palace man turns 34 tomorrow and what a birthday present to be included in our weekly boot spotting wearing Puma Future 5.1.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Cagilari v AC Milan (Italian Serie A) - Nike Mercurial Vapor Elite
The king returns to his Italian playing days and makes an immediate impact by scoring in his first start for the Milan giants. His agility, ability and athleticism remains even at the tender age of 38. Scoring away in Nike Mercurial Vapor Elite from the New Lights drop back in 2019.
Callum Hudson-Odoi - Chelsea v Burnley (Premier League) - adidas X 19.1
Could we be seeing this man at the Euro's in the summer? Callum Hudson-Odoi could be making a late push to make the squad by grabbing his first PL goal for Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. His speed, skill and directness can open up any team and all doing so by him switching to a pair of laced adidas X 19.1 'Encryption Code.
Harry Winks - Tottenham v Liverpool (Premier League) - adidas Predator Mania 19.1 ADV
Harry Winks, one of England's most accurate passers of the ball is re-inventing the Predator baller as he was seen wearing a pair of adidas Predator Mania 19.1 against Liverpool on Saturday evening. Control, discipline and hard work in the midfield is also linked with his creative deep lying play.