Verdict from 1 expert and 100+ user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • According to one player, the Adidas Freak Ultra is a great football cleat for speed players.
  • These mid-top cleats feel very supportive, one user declares. He says that the collar fits tight around the ankles.
  • According to one reviewer, the Freak Ultra’s wide base and Boost cushioning make it a great choice for bigger players.
  • These Adidas football cleats fit perfectly, several wearers comment. 
  • One user claims that these Adidas cleats are quite comfortable to wear.
  • A tester observes that the 2019 Freak Ultra is more durable than the 2018 version.

3 reasons not to buy

  • A couple of buyers gripe that the Primeknit upper feels stiff and needs some time to break in.
  • These cleats get dirty really fast, some owners complain. According to them, the white colorway gets dirty every time they step on the field.
  • Several are claiming that these Adidas cleats run a little narrow.

Bottom line

The Adidas Freak Ultra is a premium cleat packed with technologies such as Primeknit and Boost. According to most owners, all the features work and the cleats perform as expected. It is  a versatile football cleat that has something to offer to a wide range of positions. However, players on a tight budget can pass on this cleat and cop a lower-priced priced model that is more suitable to their playing style.

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Good to know

Give your performance a boost each time you lace-up the Freak Ultra from Adidas. These mid-top football cleats feature a Primeknit cleatie construction and web lacing system for 360-degree support and lockdown.

The Adidas Freak Ultra also boasts a drop-in Boost midsole for added comfort. A Razorframe outsole provides strength and rigidity. 

The outsole is also equipped with strategically placed Sprintstuds that heightens speed, traction, and performance on the gridiron.

The Adidas Freak Ultra features a ⅝-cut style that offers both support and flexibility. The ⅝-cut is designed to provide the support of a mid-top and the mobility of a low-top.

These mid-top cleats also feature a one-piece cleatie construction that offers a snug, sock-like fit. An adjustable webbing system delivers increased lockdown.

The Adidas Freak Ultra boasts a full-length Primeknit upper that offers both comfort and targeted support. A synthetic lateral panel with zoned 3D print provides increased stability and durability.

These mid-top football cleats feature a Razofram outsole that provides stability and torsional rigidity.

These Adidas cleats also feature strategically placed Sprintstuds that provide peak performance, speed, and traction on any playing surface.

  • The Adidas Freak Ultra boasts a drop-in Boost midsole that provides responsive cushioning and energy return. The Boost midsole is also designed to relieve cleat pressure.

The Freak Ultra from Adidas is currently available in the following colorways:

  • Black/Gold Met/White
  • Black/White/Grey Six
  • Cloud White/Core Black/Clear Grey
  • Gold Metallic/Cloud White /Gold Metallic
  • Grey Five/Core Black/Core Black
  • White/Grey


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