Nike launches exclusive Neymar Jr. signature Mercurial Vapor boots
This Friday (28), in Miami, Nike debuted the new signature edition of the Mercurial Vapor boot by Neymar Jr. Called "Written in the Stars", the new boot incorporates the story of the star in its design, with its colors Inspired by the Brazilian flag.
Nike’s store in Miami was buzzing with the worldwide launch of the Brazilian number 10’s new boots. The first four lucky players to buy, won tickets to the FC Barcelona’s game against Real Madrid, this Saturday (29). They also got their boots signed by Neymar Jr. himself, who also appeared in the store to say hi.
“I grew up wearing Mercurial as a kid, so it’s a like a dream to have my story on this boot. It means a lot that it’s not just about me, but my family and the moments I shared with great teammates on the pitch”, said Neymar Jr.
In addition to counting on the already classic phrase 'Ousadia e Alegria', the boot was developed to demonstrate the player's journey. Its colors refer to details in the Brazilian flag, the number 11 and 10 got printed over, dates of important goals for the Brazilian National Team and Barça are scattered and also, the birth dates of David Lucca and his sister, Rafaella Santos.