Have you had enough of the adidas Samba collection yet?
No? Well, that’s good to hear, because Adidas’ flashy new shoe line is catching on with some of the best players in the world. Our own Bootspotting series has been “spotting” which cleats from the Samba pack have been the most popular. Last week Messi was in the blue F50 adiZeros (before he went down with an injury… hope it wasn’t the new cleats), Frank Lampard was in the purple adiPure 11Pros, and Hernane from Flamengo wore both new colors of the F50 adiZero.
Lately Adidas Football has been releasing videos showing some of the stars unboxing their new adidas Samba collection boots. Here’s Messi trying on the aforementioned F50s:
Xavi breaking in his new Predator LZs:
In a particular humorous take, Dani Alves gets enthusiastic enough about the Nitrocharge to do a little shimmy for the camera:
Hernanes’ face looks like he’s trying to solve a Rubik’s Cube when he first opens his 11Pros, but he seems comfortable with them on the pitch:
Finally, if you’re not sick of that song yet, here’s an explanation of each of the new Samba entries: