- The Nike Mercurial Vortex III FG features a synthetic leather upper which provides durability. In addition to this, ribbing has been incorporated into the upper to optimize ball control. For fit customization, a central lacing system is also present.
- For traction and durability, Nike chooses to use a full-length TPU outsole. To enhance the speed of this soccer cleat, angular studs are incorporated into the outsole.
The Nike Mercurial Vortex II Firm ground soccer shoe has a comfortable fit. The central lacing system makes a personalized fit possible. This lacing feature is also found in the Puma One 18.1 K-leather FG and the Puma Future 18.1 Netfit FG/AG shoe.
This soccer cleat is available in men and women’s sizes. Men and women can choose in EU sizes, from 38.5 to 47.
Featuring a full-length TPU outsole, Nike uses this material for its durability and the reliable traction it provides. Added advantages brought about in using this material is that it’s abrasion and impact resistant. It can also retain flexibility in cold temperatures.
Moreover, angular studs have been used by this soccer shoe to enhance speed in firm ground courts.
For durability, the upper used for the Nike Mercurial Vortex II FG soccer cleat is synthetic leather. It is designed to mimic the feel of natural leather, but with the added benefits of being more lightweight than their natural counterparts as well as being water-resistant.
In addition to this, a control-enhancement feature is present through the embossed ridges found in the upper.
- The Nike Mercurial Vortex III Firm Ground soccer cleat is available in two colorways; namely: University Red/Bright Crimson/Black and Laser Orange/White/Volt/Black.
- Nike created a premium version of this cleat in collaboration with Cristiano Ronaldo; this cleat has since been added to the CR7 line.