The Nike Mercurial is leaving the field and teaming up with the Air Max line to hit the streets.  The new Air Max 1 FB Premium pack that includes 4 shoes with colorways inspired by the Mercurial.

Ronaldo_2002The Mercurial was revolutionary in its technology and the attention grabbing colors of the uppers.  The 4 colors pay tribute to the metallic silver & volt made famous by Brazil’s Ronaldo at the 2002 World Cup, the classic yellow/black from 2006, and the more eye-popping atomic violet/total orange and blue/total crimson from 2010 and 2014, respectively.

AIr_Max_SilverCloseAIr_Max_YellowCloseThe lightweight synthetic dimpled upper mimics that of the soccer cleat.  To provide more street cred the Air Max utilize suede and mesh detailing.

AIr_Max_GreenCloseAIr_Max_PurpleCloseA translucent sole makes this shoe perfect for the casual outings.

The Air Max 1 FB Premium range will be available April 12 on Nike.com and other fine retailers.


What do you think of the Mercurial inspired casual line of the Air Max from Nike?