A month before the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, adidas has released their collection of cleats for the big event – the Battle Pack!
The adidas Battle Pack will include a new model for each of the four silos: f50 adizero, predator, Nitro Charge, 11Pro adizero f50 and finally a special f50 adizero for Messi. The whole collection features an eye-catching black and white design that stands out on the court.
“Wearing the Battle Pack means you know there is only one way to play. The best players in the world will be on the prowl in Brazil as the likes of Philipp Lahm, Dani Alves, Luis Suárez, Mesut Özil and Leo Messi lace up on the biggest stage. Introducing predator, f50, f50 Messi, nitrocharge, and 11pro Battle Pack. Prepare for battle. all in or nothing” said adidas in their official release statement for this stunning collection of cleats.
All four silos will have varying patterns that decorate the cleat in half white and half black, whereas the three stripes on the side will be highlighted in fiery gold style. The Messi f50 will be the only variation of the color scheme, with a blue jaguar-like print in blue based on his native Argentina.
Markus Baumann, Senior VP for Global Football at adidas said: “For Battle Pack, we wanted the boots to be highly visible on pitch and stand out from the extreme range of color everyone expects to see in Brazil.” The black and white is certainly highlighted thanks to the animal print pattern that is said to be inspired in the the war paint of native warriors. “We wanted to pay homage to a unique Brazilian design and the powers associated with the boots and style of the players wearing them” he added.
All adidas stars like Oscar, Dani Alves, Leo Messi , Mesut Özil or Luis Suarez will wear the adidas Battle Pack collection during the tournament on the field. Will you be joining the adidas campaign and grab a pair of your own?