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Framed #206: Real Madrid v Barcelona

It was a preseason Clásico in Paradise – Paradise Nevada, that is – as Barcelona faced Real Madrid on foreign soil. A friendly only in name, lenses were out for another ‘Framed’ Instalment.

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Framed #205: Orlando City v Arsenal

Our recent trend for capturing new kit debuts in preseason continues as part of our ‘Framed Series’, and this time it’s Arsenal in their new away kit, taking on Orlando City in a rocking Exploria Stadium.

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Framed #204: Manchester City v Club America

Plenty of debuts in Manchester City’s preseason opener against Club América over in the United States, and that included their new away shirt. Luckily, we had a camera on hand to capture all the action for our ‘Framed’ series.

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Framed #203: Melbourne Victory v Manchester United

It’s preseason, a time where we all enjoy the sight of new signings and new kits making their debuts, check out new squad numbers, and run the rule over potential fantasy football signings. For Man United it means a tour Down Under, and we caught their latest game against Melbourne Victory to get back in the rhythm for our Framed series.

Design Miscellaneous

Equipo FC Rework Football Shirts Into Button Down Summer Styles

With a focus on upcycling and sustainability, creative collective Equipo FC have produced a summer shirts collection, reworking old kits to give them a new life as button-down options.

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Goal Click Launch Euro 2022 Series ‘The Inside View’

Goal Click specialise in showcasing sides of the Beautiful Game that perhaps don’t always get the attention they may deserve, and now, with Euro 2022 in full swing, they’ve turned their collective attention to the women’s game, launching a series called ‘The Inside View’.

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The Shoe Surgeon Unveils Finished Predator Mania x Balenciaga

Having recently teased the creation of the momentous hybrid creation, The Shoe Surgeon has now unveiled his finished adidas Predator Mania x Balenciaga sneaker in all its finished glory.

Design Books and Magazines

Introducing SoccerBible Volumes: ‘All Power’ Edition

Landing as the ultimate companion piece to a summer that’s set to be dominated by the women’s game, the Summer ‘22 SoccerBible Volumes: ‘All Power’ edition turns the focus on to female champions – in every respect of the word – with Ballon d’Or winner Alexia Putellas featuring as the cover star.

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The Shoe Surgeon Previews An adidas Predator Mania x Balenciaga Hybrid

Custom king the Shoe Surgeon looks like he has something very special lined up for the World Cup later this year, after he teases his own take on the adidas x Balenciaga collaboration recently on his Instagram channel.

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Boot & Ball Create Women's Euro 2022 Beer Mat Collection

Following up their offering from last year’s men’s Euros, Boot & Ball are back with another limited collection of Euro themed beer mats ahead of the women’s tournament this summer.

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Stepping Inside The Studio Of Custom Ball Creator Jon-Paul Wheatley

If you have a taste for creativity in football culture, chances are you’ve encountered Jon-Paul Wheatley. The wildly talented British designer, better known as JonPaulsBalls, hand makes some of the rarest footballs in the world using whatever materials come to hand. Now you can take a step inside his St.Louis-based studio courtesy of U.S. football media platform, Boost Futbol.

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SETTPACE Revisits England x Burberry

Returning to a tried and tested formula, designer SETTPACE once again pairs the England national team up with London fashion house, Burberry, for a bespoke concept creation.

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Framed #202: A-League Allstars v Barcelona

La Liga may have wrapped up, but before Barcelona’s superstar lineup got to go on holiday they had an appointment Down Under, for an exhibition match against the best the A-League has to offer.

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Framed #200: Porto v Tondela

FC Porto headed to Estádio Nacional this weekend with a view to adding the Taça de Portugal to their Primeira League title, for what would be a very welcome domestic double. Standing in their way were recently relegated Tondela, looking to end an otherwise disappointing campaign on a high.

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Framed #201: Manchester City v Aston Villa

The drama of the final day of the 21/22 Premier league season certainly didn’t disappoint, with the title race ebbing and flowing as the games progressed. Ultimately, there could be only one winner, and it was Manchester City that got the glory, and we were there to see the scenes unfold.

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Ranieri Kissing Premier League Trophy Crowned Barclays 'Shot of the Century'

To celebrate 20 years of Barclays involvement in the Premier League, football’s greatest moments in recent memory have been brought together for a competition called ‘Shot of the Century’, with Claudio Ranieri kissing the trophy, captured by photographer Carl Recine, declared the winner.

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