To Celebrate 15 Years of Mercurial, Nike Recreates El Fenómeno’s ’98 boots
New Nike Mercurial Vapor IX SE uses modern techniques to celebrate an icon.
Like all great athletes, Cristiano Ronaldo loves to win and hates to lose. And when he wins, he prefers to do it at speed – explosive speed. Not only is pace one of the hallmarks of Cristiano’s game, it also defines the bold, distinctive spirit of the new CR7 Collection.
I’ll be honest – Ronaldo deserves the Ballon D’or for the the season he had last year. I’m fairly sure his season will get overlooked because of Messi’s quantity of goals in this calendar year. However, Nike clearly agree Ronaldo had a pretty special season – and have launched a boot to embody this
Santos star striker Neymar has been revealed as the face of the GS for the 2012 Olympics in London. Neymar, who is one of the most exciting young prospects in football, has been selected for the Brazil squad and will be showing everyone what he is capable of, while protecting the planet with Nike’s GS.