Nike football designer Phil Woodman’s sketches: Woodman worked with the Nike Sports Research Lab to define which parts of the foot are most sensitive to touch and mapped those against high-touch zones gleaned from slow-motion film study of ball control.
Contrary to the 16+ and 16.1 versions, the Adidas X 16.1 boots come without an external heel counter, although the sole plate is identical in terms of material and stud alignment. The upper is also quite similar to that of the two higher-priced models.
Concave Volt + Black / Pink This is the all-new Concave Volt+ Football Boot. Designed for ultimate pace, the new Concave Volt Soccer Boots feature a soft and lightweight synthetic upper material, made to offer a feeling of wearing nothing on your feet at all.