Verdict from 17 user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • Based on the reviews, many users found this soccer cleat as an excellent product.
  • These Nike Mercurial cleats were highly applauded by most of its buyers because of the high level of comfort that they provided straight out of the box.
  • Few users noted that its premium synthetic upper provides great ball feel that helps achieve excellent ball control.
  • One specific reviewer mentioned that the lightweight feel of these turf cleats aids in striking.
  • A good number of buyers said that the overall quality of the cleat is a good value for money.
  • Wearers appreciate the short break-in time needed for these cleats.

1 reasons not to buy

  • A certain reviewer noted that the Nike MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf should also have the tongue pull like the firm ground version.

Bottom line

The MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf has obviously gained so much positive feedback from its users. In fact, there is almost no negative feedback. Its users were impressed with its overall quality and performance. Many of the reviewers have also mentioned how this cleat provides help when controlling, passing and striking the ball. There was only one buyer who said the cleat could have even been better if it was constructed with a tongue. Overall, this soccer cleat is a good value for money.

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Good to know

  • Hailing from the popular Mercurial Vapor line, the Nike MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf astounds with its innovative features and stylish design. Featuring quite a number of Nike’s best technologies, this soccer cleat is sure to bring the rain on the opposition. It also wears the distinct Mercurial branding seen on models like the Nike Mercurial Superfly 6 Elite Firm Ground and the Nike Mercurial Superfly 360 Elite CR7 FG.
  • To achieve the perfect fit, Nike has fitted the turf version of the MercurialX Vapor XII Pro with an internal cleatie. This feature gives a second-skin fit while ensuring a secure wrap around the foot. Moreover, a central lacing system reinforces the fit, while also allowing wearers the option of adjusting the tightness.
  • For a premium touch of the ball, this soccer cleat features a soft and flexible textile upper with Hyperscreen print. The upper material gives a form-fitting wrap around the feet while the print detail provides precise ball touch and control, even during high-speed moments of the game.
  • For traction, this low-top soccer cleat relies on its rubber outsole. The sole unit is built with rubber bumps meant to deliver exceptional traction on turf surfaces. It also enables quick responsiveness, bringing smooth game-winning moves on the pitch.

Nike has released the MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf in a men’s version only. It comes in the standard sizes and fits true to size. It also offers a medium width. Wearers can expect a foot-hugging fit from this turf cleat, owing to the internal cleatie installed on the cleat. With its central lacing system, players also get the option of an adjustable fit.

This soccer cleat has been fitted with a non-marking rubber outsole configured for turf pitches. The sole unit utilizes small rubber bumps meant to deliver reliable traction on turf surfaces.

The upper of the MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf utilizes soft and flexible textile upper that conforms to the shape of the foot. It also features a Hyperscreen print that significantly improves ball touch, resulting in enhanced accuracy of strikes.

Fitted with a standard lacing system, this soccer cleat allows wearers the option of modifying the tightness to their liking. Moreover, a basic tongue provides minimal padding over areas that come in contact with the ball.

  • The Nike MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf is available in the following colorways: Total Orange/Total Orange/Volt/White and Black/White/Total Orange.

How MercurialX Vapor XII Pro Turf compares

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This shoe: £90
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