The Best Football Boots You Can Buy Today

Here are our top boots from this year, ranked. Any surprises?

#18. Nike Tiempo Legend VII

Features: The boot that’s synonymous with the legendary Francisco Totti boasts a molded texture for enhanced ball control.   

Player: Sergio Ramos 

#17. PUMA ONE 1

Features: evoKNIT sock for support and customizable FUSEFIT technology lacing at the front. 

Player: Sergio Aguero 

#16. Under Armour Spotlight 

Features: SpeedForm technology features a seamless molded heel cup for explosive first step.  

Player: Memphis Depay 

#15. adidas X

Features: Ultra lightweight and designed to unleash speed with a Skeletalweave upper and Speedframe outsole. 

Player: Gabriel Jesus 

#14. Nike Phantom Vision Elite

Features: The uniquely designed instep is designed for precision and with creative players in mind. 

Player: Philippe Coutinho 

#13. adidas Nemeziz 18.1

Features: Unique design is focused on players that are agile and shifty. 

Player: Roberto Firmino 

#12. Mizuno Neo II

Features: Lightweight, flexible, bare-foot feel with enhanced sense of touch. 

Player: Thiago Motta 

#11. adidas Predator 19+

Features: An update on the famed silo worn by Zidane, Beckham and Gerrard. 

Player: Mesut Özil

#10. Nike Hypervenom Phantom III

Features: A goal scorer’s dream boot with a strike zone covered in foam pods which harden on impact to create a firmer shot.

Player: Harry Kane 

#9. Diadora Baggio 03 Italy OG

Features: A classic look that’s handmade in Italy with water-repellent kangaroo leather. 

Player: Roberto Baggio 

#8. Under Armour Magnetico Pro

Features: Zero break-in needed, UA FormTrue technology gives you the perfect fit and flex. 

Player: Trent Alexander-Arnold 

#7. Mizuno Rebula 2 V1

Features: Handmade in Hyogo, Japan, with premium quality kangaroo leather. 

Player: Hulk 

#6. Nike Mercurial Vapor XII

Features: Flyknit upper with each strand individually coated with All Conditions Control.  

Player: Christian Pulisic  

#5. New Balance Furon 4.0

Features: FantomFit technology and Hidraskin touch membrane allows for a clean, precise strike. 

Player: Jesús Navas

#4. adidas Nemeziz Messi 

Features: These are the boots that the GOAT wears. 

Player: Lionel Messi 

#3. PUMA FUTURE 2.1

Features: State-of-the-art NETFIT 2.0 technology and RAPIDAGILITY soleplate. 

Player: Antoine Griezmann 

#2. Nike Mercurial Superfly VI

Features: Dubbed “the fastest boot in the game,” the boots have lightweight plates in the heel and forefoot to mimic the foot’s natural shape.  

Player: Cristiano Ronaldo 

#1. adidas Copa 19+

Features: No laces, Primeknit comfort and groundbreaking control with Fusionskin.  

Player: Paulo Dybala 

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