Cristiano Ronaldo is arguably one of the greatest footballers of his time. He has written a hell of a story with his football career and Nike has found a way to celebrate his accomplishments. Nike Air Max 97 is the sneaker designed to inspire all footballers and celebrate Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible life and journey. Nike release 2018 has been dubbed “Patchwork” and will be the newest addition to the Nike Air Max 97 collection. The sneaker will be latest and best one yet on the line. it’s nickname “Patchwork” is as inspired as the entire sneaker itself, been taken from Ronaldo’s life. His mother used to patch him his shoes everytime they were torn and having the sneakers get the name was inspired by this. So, from the word go, you know that the new Nike Air Max 97 dubbed “Patchwork” is an iconic sneaker.
Nike Air Max 97 CR7
Color: University Red/White-Metallic Gold
Style Code: AQ0655-600
Release Date: April 24, 2018
The Nike Air Max 97 already has the golden-clad design sneaker. The first Nike tribute to the legendary footballer. Although the new sneaker shares a few of the same features from the first sneaker, it is completely new and unique in its own way.
The new Nike release 2018 will be dressed in a red and gold accent in its upper. It has 3M reflective hits in its detail and the initials CR7 on the heels, much like its predecessor. The set of laces come in Portuguese colors, a tribute to the footballers home country. The design is completed by a white midsole and black outsole.
The designs make it clear that this sneaker is not only about a great story but also that it has the looks. It will be one of the best looking sneakers Nike releases and sneaker finders will want to lay their hands on them.
The sneakers are expected to release on the 24th April 2018 and will be available in select Nike stores. It will also be available online for the whole world.
To get a pair of CR7’s tribute sneakers, it will cost you $170 USD dollars. A fair price for a sneaker that tells the story of a footballer who had only two shoes, one for school and one for playing football. Now, the greatest footballer in the world.
Every time Ronaldo’s mother patched up his shoes, it was to keep him going on the pitch. It was this time that made the man we now know as Cristiano Ronaldo. If it was not for the love and dedication from her mother to patch up his shoe so he could keep playing, we might not have seen the famous and talented footballer that we all get to see and enjoy now. Every time the nicknamed CR7 footballer went out to play, he made holes on the sneaker and his mother would patch them every time to ensure he was back on the pitch every time. This is the dedication and commitment to his football, the love, and support from his mother that the new Nike Air Max 97 celebrates. It is a true and great tribute to Cristiano Ronaldo’s childhood where all his footwork began and developed.