Verdict from 7 user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • These are great-looking firm ground soccer cleats as attested by most who tried it out.
  • One user was very happy about the super light weight of the Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground.
  • Similar to the Furon 4.0 Pro FG, this version also features a FantomFit frame technology with Hydraskin touch that is designed to give a supportive and snug wrap around the foot.
  • The expanded contact zone that this dependable soccer cleat provides will help improve a player’s overall ball handling experience.
  • Personalisation is available when purchasing these shoes.
  • The EV inserts installed on this cleat serve to absorb impact so the foot feels comfortable.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A few users complained about the small fitting of the Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground.
  • One purchaser had to return these shoes because of its poor sizing.

Bottom line

The Furon line is made for the speedsters and attackers and the New Balance Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground sure lives up to its roots. Like of the Mizuno Rebula firm ground, the lightweight construction of this cleat is also loved by players. This model also boasts great looking aesthetics that match its various performance-boosting features. With its rather budget friendly price, this New Balance soccer cleat is worth trying out.

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Good to know

  • The New Balance Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground is made for the game-changers who are the unstoppable forces on the pitch. This soccer cleat boasts of its winning design that equips players with traction and speed to run ahead of their opponents.
  • For its upper design, New Balance has employed the FantomFit frame technology, which works to give lightweight lockdown on the foot. This innovation is placed underneath an elasticated stretch mesh that is coated with polyurethane (PU) for comfort as well as easy entry of the foot. Additionally, the mesh lining features a sprint-spike-inspired heel collar that allows for maximum ankle mobility.
  • This firm ground cleat also relies on a central lace-up closure to help optimize the fit by allowing some degree of customization. With its Hydraskin touch membrane alongside an enlarged contact surface, this Furon version can deliver higher shot accuracy for deadlier strikes. Also, it also utilizes a basic tongue to help cushion the midfoot.
  • To provide underfoot cushioning and added comfort, the brand has installed both molded and removable EVA (Ethylene Vinyl Acetate) insert. These inserts help absorb the impact that results in reduced foot strain. Moreover, a redesigned straight last works to reinforce fit and comfort by way of a lower toe spring.
  • For its base, this New Balance cleat relies on a TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane) outsole installed with nylon chassis for directional toe off texture and stiffness. It also highlights a directional stud combination that delivers speed and acceleration on natural grass pitches.

The New Balance Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground is released in a men’s version only. It comes in the standard sizes, from 6 to 12, and is known to fit true to size. Wearers can expect a supportive and secure fit from this soccer cleat, owing to the FantomFit frame technology installed on its elastic mesh upper. The heel collar also helps to improve ankle mobility, which is especially useful when executing sudden turns and twists on the pitch.

The game-changing design of this cleat highlights a TPU outsole set with a nylon frame to add stiffness. It features a directional stud placement that works best on firm ground surfaces. The base also employs a sprinter-inspired multi-zonal plate that provides players on-the-spot traction and explosive acceleration that will spur wearers ahead of their opponents.

The New Balance Furon V4 Destroy Firm Ground is fitted with an elasticated stretch mesh upper lined with a PU overlay to deliver utmost foot comfort as well as ease in foot entry. The mesh extends to the ankle and features a sprint-spike-inspired heel collar that boosts overall comfort while also allowing for optimum ankle mobility. When it comes to ball feel, the mesh material is quite reliable in ushering in a close touch for improved control.

New Balance has also equipped its upper with the FantomFit frame technology, which offers mechanical lockdown of the foot. Meanwhile, a central lace gives wearers control over just how snug they want their cleat to fit. The design also incorporates the Hydraskin touch membrane that promotes shot accuracy for more aggressive strikes.

  • This soccer cleat is available in a Flame/Aztec Gold colorway.

How Furon v4 Destroy Firm Ground compares

This shoe: 74
All shoes average: 80
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This shoe: £100
All shoes average: £160
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