SkySports pundit Andy Gray thinks that modern football boots do not give footballers enough protection.
Former Wolves and Aston Villa striker Andy Gray, better known for his punditry on SkySports thinks that modern football boots do not offer enough protection for footballers.
During the Manchester United – Roma Champions League tie, Rio Ferdinand, wearing Nike Total 90 Laser football boots, had to have three stitches in his foot, caused when he kicked the sole of an opponents football boot. Camera’s showed blood that had seeped through the upper of the T90 Laser football boot, visible on the upper of Ferdinand’s football boot.
Andy Gray blamed the football boots, saying that modern football boots do not offer the protection footballers need.
Is Andy Gray correct?
Does he know anything about modern football boot technology?