Higher Collar? Messi Trains in New Unreleased Blackout Adidas Nemeziz Boots

Update #4: Messi has again trained in a blackout prototype version of the new Adidas Nemeziz 17.1 football boots today. The new Adidas Nemeziz 2017-18 soccer boot is set for a release in late May / early June 2017 Compared to his previous blackout boots, his new blackout prototypes seem to feature a higher collar.

Messi Again Trains in Adidas Nemeziz Boots

Close-up with Messi's blackout Adidas Nemeziz soccer cleats.

Update #3: The best pictures of Messi wearing a blackout prototype of the all-new Adidas Nemeziz soccer boot have emerged (via Soccerbible).

Messi Again Wears Unreleased Blackout Adidas Nemeziz 17.1 Boots

Update #2: Messi again trained in the upcoming Adidas Nemeziz football booty today. He wore a blackout prototype version of his 2017-18 football boots, with the end of the laces as only colorful element of the cleats. Check out all pictures and read our in-depth article on the boots further down.

Messi Again Trains in Blackout Adidas Nemeziz 17.1 Boots

Close-up with Messi's blackout boots.

Update: Ahead of taking on Valencia in Sunday's La Liga headline fixture, Leo Messi was pictured wearing a pair of blackout Adidas Nemeziz 17.1 boots, likely the exact same one spotted in his locker earlier. Check out pictures from the training sesssion below.

With Leo Messi's exclusive boot silo set to be replaced this summer, we eagerly await the Argentinean superstar to be spotted wearing his new football boots for the 2017-2018 season, the Adidas Nemeziz boot silo. Now a picture of Messi emerged that likely features Messi's all-new boot for the upcoming season.

Is Messi's Boot A Blackout Adidas Nemeziz Prototype Version?

Close-up with Messi's boots.

Unfortunately, the picture of Leo Messi boot is not of a best quality. It can be nevertheless said that Messi's boot is the brand-new Adidas Nemeziz soccer cleat featuring a remarkable heel counter and tongue construction.

Interestingly, the boot seen on the picture looks identical to a prototype that was leaked a few weeks ago. The blackout Messi prototype cleat, which comes with an external heel counter in contrast to the final version of the Nemeziz, also has traditional laces, which means that the Argentinean superstar will again not wear the laceless version of the boots.

Messi's Adidas Nemeziz signature edition

The Adidas Nemeziz football boot replaces Messi's exclusive boot silo this summer. Made for ultimate agility, the Adidas Nemeziz soccer cleat will be Adidas' second laceless football boot. The German brand will also release a traditional high-end version with laces for players like Messi who prefer that. Messi will receive an exclusive signature version of the boot, similar to Cristiano Ronaldo who receives signature versions of the Nike Mercurial Superfly.

What do you think those blackout boots are? Do you look forward to see Messi wearing his new Nemeziz soccer cleat? Let us know in the comment below.