See the New NJR x JORDAN Collection Colorway for Neymar’s Hypervenom

posted by Oscar October 11, 2016


Nike has shared an update to their Neymar and Michael Jordan collaboration, the NJR X JORDAN collection, with a new colorway for the Hypervenom boot. The collection first launched back in June of this year, which saw the Brazilian star become the first football (soccer) athlete to feature the Jumpman on his performance product while the Jordan Brand released a Neymar edition of the Jordan V Low with “Neymar” stitched inside the tongue.

The new colorway transforms the boot into a white model inspired Neymar Jr.’s favorite the Jordan V with the signature shark teeth in red and the iconic cement print overlay. Another update brings the number 11, which Neymar wears for Barcelona, to the left boot and Jordan’s defining number 23 is on the right; the previous edition saw a number 10 on the left boot because that’s his number for the national team.

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Neymar Jr. & Nike Introduce: Hypervenom Liquid Diamond

posted by Oscar January 26, 2015

Check out the latest release from Nike for FC Barcelona and Brazil star Neymar Jr. The new boots are the Hypervenom Liquid Diamond, and they are inspired by the footballer’s affinity for diamonds and his relationship with his sister.

Nike’s design team used those pieces of Neymar’s personal life to create the unique colorway. Max Blau, VP Nike Football Footwear said in the press release:

“We take inspiration from Neymar Jr.’s play and personality… He attacks the defense with a style so fluid, it reminded us of water flowing between rocks. That’s when we started shifting our thoughts from incorporating a nod to diamonds, to creating a liquid diamond aesthetic for the entire upper.”

The Hypervenom Liquid Diamond will be available for pre-sale via the Nike Football App starting January 26 and will be on nike.com on Jan. 28. Peep a full gallery after the jump.

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Neymar Jr.’s Special Edition Gold Hypervenom, by Nike

posted by Oscar June 25, 2014

This summer’s World Cup has already delivered plenty of exciting games, great play, and best of all, beautiful soccer. Now Nike has unveiled a special edition of they Hypervenom boots, gold-colored to satisfy the dream boots that Neymar Jr. grew up wishing he had. Denis Dekovic, Nike Football Design Director, talks about the new boots in the news release by Nike:

When we met with Neymar he told us that when he was 12 he used to spray paint his boots gold. He said that he always wanted a pair of gold boots but that he couldn’t find them anywhere. So we took that insight and decided this summer would be the perfect moment to create this boot for him.

Neymar originally unveiled the first edition of the Hypervenom so it’s only right that the Brazilian star gets a special edition version of his own to shine with during the rest of his World Cup run. See more pics below.

*The boot will be available on www.nike.com from June 26th.

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Nike Football “Risk Everything” Commercial

posted by Alex April 25, 2014

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Nike Football has always given us some of the best commercials ever, especially as we get closer to a World Cup. They have a talent for making the viewer believe that anything is possible. Check out the commercial above which includes nothing but top quality players who have represented the Nike brand in a game of “Winner Stays.”


Video: Nike Football – Dare to be Brasilian

posted by Oscar December 1, 2013

Nike Football (Nike Soccer, to those of us in the states) has come up with another awesome video to help remind you that no one in the world captures the spirit of “the beautiful game” quite like the Brazilians. Starring Thiago Silva, Paulinho, David Luiz, Bernard and Neymar, the clip displays each player (sporting the new Brazil home kit designed by Nike) showing off their skills in different eras, through animation and in different settings. Truly awesome stuff.

See that video above.


FC Barcelona Announce 2013/14 Black Third Kit

posted by Oscar September 19, 2013

Barcelona Black Third Kit

Barça have announced that this 2013/14 season the Catalonia side will be sporting black on their third kits. The new jersey leaves aside the striped design the team is most identified with, opting now for a plain black shirt with trims of yellow on the sides and the yellow and red stripes (as found on their regional flag) along the back collar. The new shirt will go on sale on Sept. 21st at all the usual sales outlets but you can reserve yours now at the online store here.

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Nike Sportswear 2013 Fall/Winter Tech Pack Lookbook

posted by Alex September 3, 2013

nike-sportswear-2013-fall-winter-tech-pack-lookbook-11Nike gave us a teaser a couple weeks ago for its Tech Pack by bringing out Paul Rodriguez, Neymar, Kyrie Irving, Jon “Bones” Jones, and Maria Sharapova, among other top world class athletes. Check out the Tech Pack lookbook that is especially deigned for the demand of athletes on and off the field. Nike’s Tech Pack line is available at any Nike Store near you and of course, online here! The lookbook can be found after the jump! Continue Reading


Best Goals of the 2013 Confederations Cup

posted by Oscar July 1, 2013

Brazil Confederations Cup 2013

Hosts Brazil ended up winning the Confederations Cup over Spain for a record fourth time, and they did so with complete authority in a game that ended 3-0. Throughout the entire tournament there were some excellent goals and we’ve rounded up the best goals of the Cup including Andrea Pirlo, Luis Suarez, and several from the tournament’s Golden Ball trophy winner (given to the best player), Neymar. Continue Reading


Top 100 Goals of 2012

posted by Oscar December 31, 2012

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For all of the sports fans out there, here are the absolute top 100 best goals of 2012. From Messi to Falcao and from Cristiano Ronaldo to Neymar and Zlatan, this list has it all and covers football/soccer from all over the planet.

Major props to whoever is behind the lorma96videos YouTube page for compiling this list.



Mexico vs. Brazil (Olympics Soccer Final Preview)

posted by Oscar August 10, 2012

The stage is set and now we are just hours away from crowning a new Olympic champion in soccer. Mexico vs. Brazil. Who will take home the gold? Both of these teams are looking to make history of their own as they play to win their first respective gold medal ever in Olympic soccer. Here are some thoughts about the final and how it may go down… Continue Reading