U.S. WNT Unveil 2015 Women’s World Cup Home Jersey
United States Women’s National Team and Nike revealed last Wednesday the new home kit to be used in this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. The kit has a white jersey with black details and a blue pennant with 13 stars inside the neck, while the socks stand out thanks to their white-to-volt gradient that connects them with the new and first women-specific cleats collection by Nike. An exclusive event was held in Los Angeles for the official launch and World Soccer Shop attended.
adidas release the Primeknit 2.0
Adidas launched the next step of their Primeknit technology, following the Samba Primeknit and Primeknit FS prototype from last year. The 2.0 version features lycra yarns that create a perfect adjustment to the midfoot, adding a new heel design to protect the achilles and deliver support from the ankle. The knitted material protects the boot from wet and muddy conditions.
Japanese Inspired evoSPEED 1.3 Dragon
PUMA released a dragon inspired design for their evoPOWER boots last week, and today they revealed a new design for the evoSPEED following the same concept. The white, risk red and sea pine graphic wraps around the cleats, creating an striking look to stand out on the pitch. The boots are set to debut this weekend with stars such as Sergio Agüero, Marco Reus, Radamel Falcao, Marco Verrati, Santi Cazorla and Antoine Griezmann.
Nike Launch the Academy Black Pack
Nike boots commonly feature bright and intense colors, making black boots stand out as memories from the past. Nike launched earlier today black colorways of their four silos, inspired by the Nike Academy in St. George’s Park, England. Some subtle gradient changes highlight each boot’s design, keeping them eye-catching and elegant.
Copa América 2015 – Fifty Days To Go
Wednesday also marked fifty days to go for Copa América 2015, and World Soccer Shop created a summary with everything you need to know about this year’s edition, that will run from June 11th to July 4th in Chile. Be sure to check it out and don’t forget that you can get all the official gear from the tournament at World Soccer Shop!
That’s it for this week’s recap, don’t forget to check the blog for everyday features and launches.
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