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Puma King 2013 Review

We love Puma boots at Goals and Gear, and we got pretty excited when the 2013 version of the iconic King was launched with a fresh new look.

puma king side view

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Booost Oxygen review

A while ago we saw Booost Oxygen on Dragon’s Den, where it grabbed our attention – and we decided to review the product. Booost is canned oxygen with a slight peppermint flavouring – acclaimed to be the next Redbull for athletes.

booost energy oxygen can

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Dove for Men ManCare

Its becoming more and more acceptable for men to pamper themselves, and footballers are no exception, with nearly all of them being pictured walking to games with personal washbags. Today we look at, and review, some washbag essentials from Dove.



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Puma King Finale SL 1 Review

To say I was excited when I opened up this box is a massive understatement, the King SL has been a boot I’ve wanted to test ever since Thierry Henry returned to Arsenal and scored an absolute cracker on his debut in a pair. Straight away you feel the softness of the leather and the surprisingly minimal weight of this boot.

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Introducing Nike’s ACC – All Condition Control

A few months ago we reviewed the CTR 360 III, and in that we touched on the ACC coating which the boot has been given. Nike has now announced their intention to roll out ACC across all silos


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Nike Maxim – Premier League Match Ball: Review

This season’s premier league match ball is the eye-catching Maxim from Nike – which we are fortunate enough to be able to review!

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Adidas MiCoach v Nike Fuel Band

Sport is changing, we’re now all focused on the best way to improve our performance – and one of the best ways to do that is to review your performances!

It used to be that you had to film a game or hire a personal trainer to give you detailed feedback on your game, but long gone are those days – enter the 21st Century’s answer to the problem: technology.

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CTR 360 Maestri III Review

Today is marks the launch of the CTR 360 III Maestri, the boot generally seen to be the ‘playmaker’s’ boot. Maestri is Italian for “maestro” and thats exactly who the boot is targeted at, someone looking to command and change the game from the midfield.

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Nike Mercurial Vapor VIII FG Review

Nike’s Mercurial Vapor silo has dominated the ‘speed boot’ market for over a decade. In that time Nike have completely reinvented and reinvigorated their speed boot. Earlier this year, Nike released the latest generation of the Vapor – the Vapor 8, or for those of you that don’t follow boots – the orange/red boots all the pros have been wearing.

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