Football boots with sock-like extension above the ankle level for added protection and support. the best high top fooball boots.
Football boots that offer coverage until the ankle level for extra stability. See the best mid top football boots.
Traditional football boots without collars or extensions for maximum mobility. See the best low top football boots.
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Choosing the best collar height is a matter of personal preference and is not dependent on the type of surface played. More info here
Football boots that provide rotational and aggressive traction on firm or dry natural grass. See the best FG boots.
Football boots with flat, anti-slip rubber outsole great for indoor courts. See the best IC boots.
Football boots with durable rubber outsole designed for excellent grip on short-piled synthetic grass. See the best Turf boots.
Low-profile, hollow-studded football boots intended for long-piled synthetic grass. See the best AG boots.
Football boots built for street, dirt, concrete and polished pitches and also doubles as a casual wear. See the best Street football boots.
Football boots that are built for more than one type of surface. See the best Flexible Ground Football boots.
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Football boots are often categorized by brands into different collections based on their distinct purpose such as boots for Speed, Power or Control.
Features of the Adidas Predator 18.4 Flexible Grounds
- The Adidas Predator 18.4 Flexible Grounds features full a soft and adaptive synthetic upper that hugs the foot. The upper utilizes the brand’s Control embossing technology, stitching detail on the vamp that keeps the ball securely on the wearer’s foot during dribbling and shooting.
- The heel of this football boot follows an anatomical design that ensures a snug and supportive fit. A cushioned insole alongside a padded ankle collar supplies added comfort for the wearer.
- Adidas has engineered this Predator version with a TPU outsole that’s supple and flexible enough for natural movement on the pitch. The studs follow a pattern designed to offer incredible grip on firm ground, hard ground, and artificial grass surfaces.
Fit and sizing
Adidas Predator 18.4 Flexible grounds is a player-friendly football boot designed for excellent comfort and fit. A standard lace-up fastening like the one featured on the high end Adidas X 18.1 Firm Ground gives an adaptive fit that can be adjusted to the wearer’s liking. Also, the added cushioning in the insole offers support as well as enhances comfort. The football boot comes in the standard sizes for men. However, it has quite a wide fit so players with narrow feet may need to take note of this.
For its outsole, the Adidas Predator 18.4 Flexible Grounds utilizes a TPU material. It employs a flexible ground stud configuration designed to move with high-speed control and stability on firm ground, artificial grass, and hard ground.
The upper of the flexible grounds version of the Adidas 18.4 highlights a soft and adaptable synthetic. It comfortably hugs the foot, resulting in a close feel of the ball. The control embossing over the vamp facilitates superb ball control for better passes and shots.
Over the midfoot, a central lacing system gives the option of an adjustable fit. Meanwhile, a basic tongue helps cushion areas of the foot that come in contact with the ball.
- This football boot is available in three colorways - Core Black, Ftwr White, and Solar Red.