Goodbye 1982 Copa Mundial? All-New Adidas Copa Mundial.1 '2022 World Cup' Referee Boots Debuted

Update: The Adidas Copa Mundial.1 (or Copa Icon) has been officially revealed by Adidas. The black, white, and gold Adidas Copa Icon is worn by at least one World Cup referee, Ivan Cisneros. The launch date of the Adidas Copa Icon has not been revealed yet.



The iconic classic Adidas Copa Mundial football boots could soon be historyWe have received info that the introduction of the Adidas Copa Icon marks the forthcoming end of the iconic classic Adidas Copa Mundial football boots that were first launched for the 1982 World Cup.


Adidas Copa Icon Football Boots Revealed



El Salvadorian referee Ivan Cisneros debuted the Adidas Copa Icon 2022 World Cup referee boots in the match between Germany and Japan. It remains to be seen if more referees will wear them in the World Cup and if/when Adidas will make them available to buy to the public. Thanks to UnderStats for the spot.

Ivan Cisneros Debuts Adidas Copa Icon 2022 World Cup Referee Football Boots




Original Article: Adidas Copa Icon Boots Revealed By Adidas Designer Sam Handy


Adidas have created special football boots for referees for the 2022 World Cup. They are somehow a modern version of the Adidas Copa Mundial released ahead of the 1982 World Cup,



Nemeziz Sole Plate: All-new Adidas Copa Mundial.1 2023 Boots Leaked

The new Adidas 2022 World Cup referee soccer boots were shown off by Adidas Football designer @samhandy. They are based on the all-new, unreleased Adidas Copa Mundial.1 2023 football shoes.


No referee did wear the Adidas Copa Mundial.1 referee boots in the 2022 World Cup in the first matches. They opted for the Adidas Predator Pulse, a blackout Legea football boot, and the real classic Adidas Copa Mundial.



Adidas Copa Mundial.1 '2022 World Cup' - Black/Cloud White/Gold Metallic

This photo shows the Adidas '2022 World Cup' Copa Mundial.1 boots.



The new Adidas Copa Mundial 2022 soccer cleats have a very classic design, inspired by the iconic Adidas Copa Mundial football boots launched in 1982. They combine a black cow leather upper with white applications and gold detailing.



On the outstep is the lettering Copa Icon. On the heel area is the FIFA 2022 World Cup logo.


In terms of tech, the Adidas Copa Mundial.1 '2022 World Cup' cleats are somehow a modern version of the Adidas Copa Mundial that was first released for the 1982 World Cup.

Nemeziz Sole Plate: All-new Adidas Copa Mundial.1 2023 Boots Leaked

The all-new Adidas Copa Mundial 2023 football boots incorporate the details of the iconic Copa Mundial with modern elements like the lightweight sole plate of the Adidas Nemeziz.

Adidas Copa Mundial.1 '2022 World Cup' - Features

  • Inspired by classic Copa Mundial cleats
  • Cow leather
  • Copa Mundial stitching details
  • Outsole of Adidas Nemeziz
  • Price: around USD 180 (EUR 180,GBP 140)
  • Colorway: Black/Cloud White/Gold Metallic
  • Release date: Unknown (Refereee Exclusive?)

It is not known if the black/white/gold Adidas '2022 World Cup' Copa Mundial.1 soccer boots will be available to buy. The white/gold paint job is set to be released very soon.

We have no info that Adidas plan to discontinue the Adidas Copa Mundial. However, the classic Adidas Copa Mundial is surely behind the times and overrated according to boot specialist Bryan Byrne from Soccer Cleats 101.

Let's hear your thoughts on the Adidas Copa Icon referee 2022 World Cup football boots in the comments below.
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