1. Puma PowerCat 1
A glove-like fit, and incredibly soft leather are the hallmarks of the PowerCat, and layers of thermoplastic - varying in hardness - give you more striking power around the laces. And finally we can actually wear them, as the PowerCats are now available in colourways other than the original pink and white monstrosity.
Price: £130 | puma.com | Buy Puma Powercat 1 from Pro Direct Soccer | Worn by: Francesc Fabregas (F.C. Barcelona and Spain)
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