Verdict from 54 user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • The reviewers’ consensus is that the Puma Evospeed 4.5 Trick FG soccer cleat provides a comfortable fit for its wearers.
  • A significant number of players revealed that the soccer cleat is lightweight.
  • Another praised the Puma Evospeed 4.5 Tricks FG soccer cleat’s look especially its color and overall aesthetic.
  • One wearer commended the ball touch provided by this Puma soccer cleat model.
  • The pair belongs to a budget-friendly price range.
  • Additionally, one patron remarked that this shoe is a definite bang for the buck.

2 reasons not to buy

  • One player raised a durability issue with his pair already falling apart after several sessions of regular use.
  • Another observed that the cleat takes a bit of time for break-in.

Bottom line

The Puma Evospeed 4.5 Tricks FG proves that you don’t need expensive cleats to get attention and comfort on the pitch. This budget-friendly pair brings a soft and comfy feel through its synthetic leather upper. Players have highly praised the different hues incorporated into the upper. Several have chimed in that the shoe brings good value considering its price. If you’re looking to stand out in the firm ground arena without the steep price tag, this cleat is one great choice.

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Good to know

The synthetic upper of the Puma Evospeed 4.5 Tricks soccer cleat brings a unique look and feel for its wearers. Described by the brand as suited for the players looking to be loud on the pitch, it produces a one of a kind look by sporting a dual-colored upper. Each cleat in a pair sports a different and vivid main color but still manages to bring a cohesive effect. Furthermore, this shoe’s silhouette is reminiscent to that of the Puma EvoSpeed 5.5 Tricks Firm Ground cleat.

In the creation of the synthetic leather upper, the designer’s goal is to mimic the feel of natural leather with the added benefit of being water-resistant. The upper material of this model is no different. The soft material brings comfort to players while protecting the foot.

A central lacing system is also made available to further the shoe’s fit. This feature is similarly found in the highly popular Mizuno Rebula 2 V2 Firm Ground shoe.

A combination of bladed and conical studs are placed into the Pebax outsole which is designed to bring traction on firm natural grounds.  

The Puma EvoSpeed 4.5 Trick FG soccer cleat brings a comfortable fit through its synthetic leather upper. The pair is available in men’s sizes. Aiding the shoe’s fit is a central lacing system incorporated into the cleat’s upper.

In terms of sizing, a significant number of reviewers shared that the cleat comes in about a half to a full size small. So, it is recommended to check the cleat’s fit before buying a pair.

The Pebax outsole of the firm ground version of the Puma EvoSpeed 4.5 Tricks soccer cleat is designed to be lightweight. The elastomer is also created to enhance responsiveness to the player’s movements.

Traction is brought about by a 12-stud configuration which is composed of bladed and conical studs. The inner heel consists of bladed studs while the outer heel area is composed of conical studs. A more diverse arrangement is incorporated into the forefoot with two bladed studs placed near the mid foot while the rest of forefoot area is composed of conical studs including one in the middle.

The attention-grabbing, dual-colored upper of the Puma EvoSpeed 4.5 Tricks FG soccer cleat is no accident. The way the upper of this model is colored is a principal identifier of the Puma Tricks series. The two-toned shoes are inspired by the well-known Cameroonian soccerer Rigobert Song’s cleats during the 1998 World Cup. When the celebrated player opted to wear different colored Puma King cleats on the pitch, it made a big impression on everyone - precisely what the Puma Tricks series aim to do for players on the pitch.

Created out of a synthetic leather upper that mimics the feel of natural leather, this soccer cleat brings a lightweight and comfortable feel to its wearers. The low top construction paired with a central lacing system delivers a secure fit as well.

  • The Puma EvoSpeed 4.5 Tricks FG soccer cleat is available in the safety yellow/ pink glo/ black colorway.

How EvoSpeed 4.5 Tricks Firm Ground compares

This shoe: 73
All shoes average: 80
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This shoe: £70
All shoes average: £160
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