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  • Top

    High Top

    Football boots with sock-like extension above the ankle level for added protection and support. the best high top fooball boots.

    Mid Top

    Football boots that offer coverage until the ankle level for extra stability. See the best mid top football boots.

    Low Top

    Traditional football boots without collars or extensions for maximum mobility. See the best low top football boots.

    Good to know

    Choosing the best collar height is a matter of personal preference and is not dependent on the type of surface played. More info here

  • Surface

    Firm Ground

    Football boots that provide rotational and aggressive traction on firm or dry natural grass. See the best FG boots.

    Indoor

    Football boots with flat, anti-slip rubber outsole great for indoor courts. See the best IC boots.

    Turf

    Football boots with durable rubber outsole designed for excellent grip on short-piled synthetic grass. See the best Turf boots.

    Artificial Grass

    Low-profile, hollow-studded football boots intended for long-piled synthetic grass. See the best AG boots.

    Street

    Football boots built for street, dirt, concrete and polished pitches and also doubles as a casual wear. See the best Street football boots.

    Flexible Ground

    Football boots that are built for more than one type of surface. See the best Flexible Ground Football boots.

  • Collection
    Adidas X, Adidas Tango

    Good to know

    Football boots are often categorized by brands into different collections based on their distinct purpose such as boots for Speed, Power or Control.

  • Lacing System
  • Price
    $100
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  • The Adidas X Tango 17.1 features the TechFit technology in its upper. This technology aims to provide a supportive yet flexible feel. A breathable mesh wraps the foot while providing lightweight support. The result is a snug and comfortable fit.
  • The soccer shoe also features the Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) for its cushioning. It is a foam-based material commonly used in footwear as a shock absorber and is also prized for its durability.
  • Lastly, a central lacing system has been integrated into the shoe to create a more customized fit.

The Adidas X Tango 17.1 runs true to size and has a snug and comfortable fit. To further personalize the fit, a central lacing system has been integrated into this model, which is similar to what was done to the firm ground versions of the Adidas Predator 18.1 and the Adidas Predator 19.1. This shoe is available in men’s version with sizes from 6.5 to 13.

This street soccer shoe uses an EVA outsole. Known for its excellent shock absorption capabilities and for being lightweight, EVA has long been used by a number of shoe companies for their outsoles. This material is also known for its durability.

The notable Techfit technology has been used for the Adidas X Tango 17.1 upper. This technology is not just applicable to shoes but has been used in other Adidas products. Even though the Techfit technology works a bit different with each product that it’s applied to, its aim stays the same -- to create a supportive yet flexible feel.

The Techfit upper hugs the foot resulting in better precision and efficiency for movement in the player’s foot. The mesh also gives way to a lighter and more breathable feel to the football shoe while providing support.

A central lacing system has been placed in this soccer shoe for adjustability. It provides the foot a more secure foot lock down.

  • The Adidas X Tango 17.1 is available in one colorway using mainly Core Black for the whole boot.

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