Customizable Next-Gen Nike Mercurial 2021 Boots Released

The totally new Nike Mercurial Superfly 8 & Vapor 14 soccer cleats are already available to customize using Nike By You, Nike's customization service.

Revealed on 19 January 2021, the Next-Gen Nike Mercurial Superfly 8 & Vapor 14 soccer cleats introduce a modern design with various new features. The 'Dragonfly' launch edition will be available from January 25 2021 from

Next-Gen Nike Mercurial Superfly 8 & Vapor 14 'Dragonfly' Boots Revealed

Custom Nike Mercurial 2021 Nike By You Soccer Cleats

For the next-gen Nike Mercurial 2021 football boots, it is not only possible to select one upper color but you are able to give the underlay elements different colors than the upper - this allows for some great-looking designs.

You can also add a custom text or a flag instead of the Swoosh on the instep.

What is not possible is to make a gradient design or to upload a custom graphic to feature on the cleats.

Similar to other Nike custom boots ,it's possible to select from three different plate options for the next-gen Nike Mercurial Superfly 8 & Vapor 14 boots, FG (Firm Ground surfaces), SG-Pro Anti-Clog (for wet conditions) and AG (Artificial Grass). The Anti-Clog version costs you 10 GBP extra.

Nike Mercurial By You - Customization Features


Every layer of the Nike Mercurial Vapor 14 Elite By You was built to enhance your game, bringing together the essential components for speed, optimal touch and dependable traction. Highlight the technological mastery of your boots and your moves with a new design console that gives you even more control over your look on the pitch.

Radical Looks

5 components offer high-energy and traditional colour choices, so you can express your creative side. Plus, add a clear or black translucent skin for durability and a textured finish that offers precise ball control.

Professional Details

With multiple Swoosh options, silver and gold chrome accents and 3 traction choices, you can look like the pros in your own custom design.

Personal Messaging

Add your own words in place of the Flyknit logo on the tongue or rep your national squad with a flag option. Make a statement on the medial side of the upper with up 6 characters in a big, bold font.

Nike Mercurial Superfly VIII Elite - Features

  • Flyknit construction covers your foot in stretchy yarns for a lightweight, sock-like fit
  • The forefoot plate features a Nike Aerotrak zone with grooves for explosive acceleration
  • Chevron studs provide superior traction with every step
  • NikeGrip technology on the insole helps prevent your foot from sliding inside your boot
  • All Conditions Control (ACC) finish is designed for reliable touch in wet and dry weather
  • Price: USD 300 (EUR 290, GBP 250)

The next-gen Nike Mercurial Superfly 8 'By You' soccer boots retail at a price of 250 GBP, while the Vapor version is available for 230 GBP.

Next-Gen Nike Mercurial Superfly VIII & Vapor 14 2021 'Regular Launch' Boots Leaked

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