Verdict from 9 user reviews

8 reasons to buy

  • The New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor highlights the Kinetic Stitch technology, which some users say adds grip, though not as pronounced as the Predator.
  • The attractive blue and red colorway of this soccer cleat is reminiscent of the colorway used by the AG version.
  • TPU (Thermoplastic polyurethane) compound lines the outsole of this cleat. Among the indoor soccer cleats, it is known for its lightweight design and long-wearing quality.
  • The circular patterns found on the rubber plate of these shoes, which are also very common among other popular indoor shoes like the Adidas Mundial Goal, work to enhance grip on hard indoor surfaces.
  • Cushioning is provided by shoe inserts made of die cut EVA, a material that is well-reviewed for having high responsiveness and impact protection.
  • This indoor model also features a lightweight mesh lining to offer added comfort.
  • The Tekela Magique Indoor offers a customizable fit with its central lacing system.
  • This soccer cleat has a budget-friendly price.

2 reasons not to buy

  • The brand suggests getting a size bigger when buying the Tekela Magique Indoor.
  • This shoe comes in a men’s version only.

Bottom line

The New Balance Tekela Magique indoor is a mid-range released from the brand’s Tekela line that is crafted for agility on the pitch. Among the highlights of this indoor soccer shoe is its Kinetic Stitch feature on its upper that is meant to improve both touch and fit. It also wears a TPU outsole with circular patterns specifically intended for use on indoor pitches. Priced quite affordably, this soccer cleat offers wearers features and performance that won’t break the bank.

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Good to know

  • A mid-tier control soccer cleat for indoor courts was created in the form of the New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor. Its features are engineered to enhance acceleration, agility, and control on the pitch.
  • The New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor has a synthetic upper. The Kinetic Stitch on the surface offers a great touch on the ball.
  • With its elastic collar and lacing system, this soccer cleat provides an excellent fit. This design is similar to the trendy mid-tier socks found in other mid-top cleats such as the Puma One 18.1 K-Leather Firm Ground and Puma Future 18.1 Netfit FG/AG.
  • Its TPU outsole is especially engineered for indoor play. The extraordinary pattern enhances the grip on hard, polished surfaces.

The New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor is available in sizes 6.5 to 11.5 for men only. The elastic collar and synthetic upper offer a tight, snug fit. Thus, it is recommended to get a size bigger when considering this soccer cleat. Meanwhile, the laces provide enough adjustability for players with narrow to slightly wide feet.

The outsole of the New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor is made of thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU). The material is known to be resistant to abrasion. On the surface, there are many circular patterns that enhance the shoe’s grip on indoor court (IN) surfaces.

The upper of the New Balance Tekela Magique Indoor is made of good-quality synthetic material. It comes with Kinetic Stitch embroidered bands to enhance the touch on the ball. The elastic collar comfortably wraps around the ankle providing excellent lockdown in the area.

On the inside of this soccer cleat is a lightweight mesh liner. It also has a die-cut ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA) foam insert. Both these elements enhance the Tekela Magique Indoor’s in-shoe comfort and cushioning. It has a central lacing system that can be conveniently adjusted according to the user’s preference.

The design is a mix of blue and black with a touch of red on the collar. The N logo is seen on the outstep while the name “new balance” is spelled out on the instep of the shoe. The Tekela branding is found near the back below the JC7 logo.

How Tekela Magique Indoor compares

This shoe: 72
All shoes average: 77
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This shoe: £60
All shoes average: £90
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