Technology already plays a huge role in football, from goal line technology to the magical vanishing spray. Closer to home we’ve seen knitted boots, boots with flywire cable, laceless boots and boots with interchangeable modules all being used professionally and at amateur level. So what is next?
So imagine for a moment that you were part of the team that designed football boots for some of the most talented footballers on the planet, what new features would you develop into football boot? Or, if anything were possible, what tech would you build into football boots?
These are the kind of questions we asked a top football boot designer.
One of the key men behind the creation of the New Balance Furon and Visaro football boots is Dave Gall. He’s the Performance Footwear Designer at New Balance and we sat down with the self confessed boot geek, to find out what the future holds for the good old football boot.
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