Verdict from 2 experts and 100+ user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • A good number of owners enjoy playing in these low-top football cleats. They say that the UA Spotlight MC is a good cleat for its price.
  • These Under Armour football cleats are quite comfortable to wear, many buyers comment.
  • The upper is quite durable and flexible, a handful of owners observe.
  • According to a few players, the Under Armour Spotlight MC has good traction. A reviewer even claims that these UA cleats have better traction than the Adizero 7.0.
  • The Spotlight MC feels fast and stable, some users exclaim.
  • These low-top football cleats provide exceptional lockdown, a few users declare.

3 reasons not to buy

  • These Under Armour cleats are uncomfortably narrow, a good number of buyers gripe.
  • A lot of players are complaining that the heel piece causes terrible blisters. They claim that they switched to a different football cleat to let their blisters heal.
  • Many owners are disappointed that the outsole easily scuffs. They are saying that the coating comes off as soon as you step on the field.

Bottom line

The Under Armour Highlight MC is an affordable cleat that is comfortable and feels fast on the field. Unfortunately, it seems that these speed cleats from Under Armour are only designed for narrow-footers. 

Owners are complaining that the cleats are uncomfortably narrow. Aside from that, the heel piece also causes blisters and the outsole easily scuffs. Overall, the UA Highlight MC is a good speed cleat as long as you can get the right fit and you can live with the scuff marks.

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Good to know

The Under Armour Spotlight MC features a low-profile style for maximum speed on the gridiron. The cleat’s lightweight sock-like upper provides stability as you pivot off your toes. A SuperFoam insole absorbs cleat pressure to keep you comfortable throughout the game.

These Under Armour cleats also feature an ultra-lightweight speed plate with conical and bladed studs for maximum traction and stopping power.

These speed cleats from Under Armour boast a low-top cut for maximum mobility. These cleats also feature a full-length cleatie construction that provides a snug and comfortable fit. A molded ankle collar offers added structure and extended support.

These Under Armour football cleats boast a lightweight woven upper the offers a sock-like fit. Along the upper, TPU-coated yarns are woven-in for zonal support and stability.

The Under Armour Spotlight MC boasts an ultra-lightweight speed plate that combines BZM and TPU for incredible strength and stability.

Strategically placed conical and bladed studs increase braking ability and multidirectional traction. The UA Spotlight MC also features secondary cleats that engage and provide added bite when making razor-sharp cuts and sprinting down the field.

  • These low-top Under Armour football cleats boast a high-rebound SuperFoam insole that enhances shock absorption.
  • A TPU heel unit and coating on the toe box provide added protection and durability.

The Under Armour Spotlight MC comes in several colorways.

  • Black/Black
  • Cardinal/Steeltown Gold
  • Cardinal/White
  • Classic Green/White
  • Columbia Blue/White
  • Forest Green/White
  • Midnight Navy/White
  • Metallic Gold/Metallic Gold
  • Purple/Steeltown Gold
  • Purple/White
  • Red/White
  • Steeltown Gold/Black
  • Team Orange/Black
  • Team Royal/White
  • White/White


How Under Armour Spotlight MC ranks compared to all other shoes
Top 28% football cleats
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Bottom 42% Under Armour football cleats
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Top 24% low football cleats
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