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Nike Launches New CR7 Mercurial Cleats for World Cup 2022

Nike Launches New CR7 Mercurial Cleats for World Cup 2022

The Launch of New Nike CR7 Cleats Offers Their Best Built-for-Speed Soccer Shoes Just in Time for the FIFA World Cup 2022

World Cup fever is at an all-time high and as if on cue, Nike recently introduced its new model of CR7 cleats that Cristiano Ronaldo, the Portuguese soccer player, will be lacing up on November 24, when Portugal faces Ghana. With best-in-class features, the new Nike Mercurial CR7 cleats are changing how the game is played.

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Ronaldo Ready for Qatar with New Nike CR7 Cleats

What cleats does Ronaldo wear? The Nike Zoom Mercurial Vapor 15 Elite CR7 cleats offer unique design patterns that draw visual inspiration from the Portuguese azulejo tiles. These cleats are the new official shoe of Ronaldo during the World Cup in Qatar. With the new model of Nike CR7 cleats, Ronaldo will have the best tools on the field to do what he does best – score goals.

Cristiano Ronaldo will be playing in what will most likely be his last World Cup, and recently renewed his contract with Nike to make the Nike Mercurial Vapor 15 Elite CR7 his shoe of choice for the tournament.

Ronaldo has been with Nike since 2003 and was only the third athlete to sign a lifetime contract in 2016. Ronaldo’s previous boot was the Nike Mercurial Superfly 9 Elite CR7, which is an excellent cleat. However, with the introduction of other Nike Zoom Mercurials, with improved flexibility and durability, Ronaldo is set to showcase Nike’s flagship boot in the world’s biggest soccer event.  

The Nike Zoom Mercurial CR7 Specs

The new Nike Mercurial Superfly 9 Elite CR7 FG soccer cleats and Vapor 15 model are designed for speed with their lightweight construction. The upper is made of soft, flexible synthetic leather that’s form-fitting to the foot for exceptional comfort, while a perforated side improves breathability. The sock liner is contoured to your foot, providing unparalleled cushioning and support, while the TPU outsole offers exceptional traction on hard, natural surfaces. 

Improved tri-star studs provide multidirectional gripping with each step, allowing you to change direction quickly and with confidence. Deep heel studs provide traction and stability when braking. Toe-off center studs give you traction during explosive starts. The perfect shoe for strikers looking to feel supported no matter what direction they are sprinting in.

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The Inspiration Behind the CR7 Mercurial Shoes

Cristiano Ronaldo’s newly designed cleat takes its inspiration from azulejo tiles, prominent across Portugal. These azulejo tiles are a Portuguese tradition that goes back centuries. For the Nike Zoom Mercurial Vapor 15 Elite CR7, Nike took visual inspiration from the blue and white Portuguese patterns that show the creativity of the people and is a representation of Ronaldo’s play on the field.

Improved Fit

A redesigned shape improves the fit, with the shoe taking on the foot's natural form. Nike accomplished the engineering by conducting multiple wear tests on hundreds of athletes. The result is a more contoured toe box and better lockdown in the heel.

New Materials

The upper shoe is made of Vaporposite, combining a tacky, grid mesh with a premium internal lining for high performance. The lining is soft but stable and form-fits around your foot. The combination of flexible and semi-ridged materials offers a more natural foot-on-ball feel for improved shooting, driving, and passing.

Nike engineered a special speed cage inside of the shoe structure built from a thin layered but strong material that secures the foot inside the shoe, providing superb field traction.

Discover the Nike Zoom Air difference

Nike designed a brand new, soccer-only 3/4 Zoom Air unit for the first time in history. Placed under the plate of the Mercurial cleats, it provides an extra spongy feeling under the foot that helps you move faster on the field, cut and break better, and create space between you and your defenders when it matters the most—when you’re scoring goals.

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Get Your Pair of CR7 Cleats at Premium Soccer

Premium Soccer is your go-to online soccer store in Canada for soccer cleats and FIFA World Cup 2022 jerseys. With a full selection of player-endorsed cleats in various colorways, we have something for everyone. Be your best on the field with the same performance-enhancing new Nike CR7 cleats that Cristiano Ronaldo wears.

No matter where you play, you can own the best-performing cleats thanks to our free delivery in Canada on all orders over $125.

So, what are you waiting for? Shop at Premium Soccer today, get ready for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, and perform at peak performance with the best cleats on the field!

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