These light-inspired football boots will be worn by the world's best

ABS-CBN Sports on Jul 28, 2016 02:06 PM
These light-inspired football boots will be worn by the best
The boots are inspired by the colors that beam out from light infractions and light speed experiments.

Inspired by the colors created by the refraction of light during light speed experiments, the adidas Speed of Light collection will be worn by the world's best next season.

The boots are available in Solar Red, Solar Yellow and Shock Blue colourways, each prism color representing an aspect of the game needed for dominance; speed, control, and agility.

The X16+ PURECHAOS – which is designed for the fastest players in the world has been transformed into a Solar Red colour to represent the ultimate in speed. adidas’ lightest and most aerodynamic shoe features a state-of-the-art PURECUT SOCK SYSTEM which covers the boot laces to give players the ultimate fit X16+ PURECHAOS will be worn by the likes of Gareth Bale and Luis Suarez.


The ACE 16+ PURECONTROL - one of the most innovative boots in the industry and the world’s first high-performance laceless boot – has been transformed into a striking Solar Yellow colour. The Primeknit upper and NON STOP GRIP (NSG) technology delivers an unrivalled surface for close ball control. The ACE 16+ PURECONTROL will be worn by the likes of Paul Pogba and Ivan Rakitic.


The MESSI 16+ PUREAGILITY has been given the Shock Blue treatment. Inspired by the world’s best player, the boot features a PURECUT internal lacing system and an innovative SPRINTFRAME, designed to provide stability and traction in the lightest possible weight.

Sam Handy, Vice President of Design said: “The Speed of Light Pack is the most dynamic range of boots adidas has ever launched, designed to help players standout and lead on the pitch. Spearheaded by the fastest boot we’ve ever built, the most agile boot we’ve ever built, and the boot which takes ball control to another level, our new footwear will be integral to deciding some of the biggest games this season between the world’s best players.”

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