The re-emergence of the Puma King hasn't stopped with the Mexico Finale! The legendary 'King' remains one of the biggest names among traditional leather boots. Puma continue to build on the success of one of the world's most iconic soccer shoes with the release of the new Puma King Top 1982 DI football boots!
Whether you're a boot traditionalist or not, it's hard to dismiss a boot of the Puma King's quality. Take a look at our exclusive SoccerBible imagery of the new Puma King Top 1982 soccer shoes and share your thoughts with the SoccerBible community online, on Twitter and on Facebook.
The Puma King has long-since established itself as one of the all time classics of the boot world. The list of names associated with the boot speaks for itself. Maradona, Cryuff and Pele are just some of the players to define generations wearing Puma King football boots. Decades after their first introduction, the King continues to set the standards for traditional leather football boots.
The latest Puma King Top 1982 offers nothing more than a classic King should. A solid build with super-soft Premium K-Leather, the new Puma King is exactly what you would expect from the brands only permanent member. The upper is made from the highest premium grade of Kangaroo leather (similar to the Tiempo IV Elite) - the same super-soft leather that was used on the original Puma King.
The new Puma King Top 1982 football boots utilise many of the same features that made the King the legend it has become. Puma found a winning formula and have stayed true to it. The same direct injected soled studs remain on the PU based sole-plate, providing comfort and durability.
Classic style is provided through the traditional white and black upper. The Puma King Top 1982 remains one of the few boots to still feature the classic fold over tongue - an endangered feature in modern day football boots! Designed with a gold trim and the iconic Puma King logo, the fold over tongue is a feature of a true heritage boot.
The Puma King remains the perfect combination of tradition and style. The boots are all about authenticity and professionalism, combining classic style with advanced features to make them relevant in the modern game. Designed around a sprint spike concept, you'll be surprised to know the King was originally designed for speed!
The Puma King is an iconic football boot with a story that has become part of football folklore. Countless years on, the Puma King remains a symbol of traditional boot design – a model that will forever be relevant in the modern game.
The new Puma King Top 1982 football boots will be available to order from early July and will retail worldwide for around £125 GBP / $100 USD / €140 EURO. The boot-buying public state-side will be able to pick these up for a bargain price!
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