Nike to Release Special Next-Gen Phantom 2 LFV8 for Launch

Nike will launch the next generation of the Nike Phantom shoe with a special edition called the Nike Phantom 'LFV8'. They will be certainly be worn by Erling Haaland and other Nike Phantom top players. This can be exclusively leaked by Footy Headlines.

"LV8" is often used by Nike to denote special or premium editions, originating from their sneakers. The "LV8" stands for "elevate," indicating that this version of the shoe is an upgraded, premium version of the original design.

Nike Phantom Luna 2/GX 2 LFV8 - Green Glow/Black

This picture shows the colors of the new Nike Phantom Luna/GX 2 LFV8 football boots.

The new Nike Phantom 2 'LFV8' football boot will be available both as Luna and GX versions. They will be a light mint green with black accents.

Footy Headlines doesn't know the design of the Nike Phantom GX 2 'LFV8' boot yet.

The Nike Phantom 2 'LFV8' boots may be the leaked bold multicolored boots. They use black for the studs only, so there is some doubt.

Haaland already wore a whiteout next-gen prototype of the Nike Phantom GX 2. 'LFV8' is a special edition, and Haaland will certainly be wearing these shoes.

The Nike Dunk Low 'Green Glow' gives us a good impression of the 'Green Glow' color of the Nike Phantom GX 2 'LFV8' boots.

Nike Phantom Luna/GX 2 LFV8 - Features

  • Special Launch Edition
  • Second generation of Nike Phantom GX/Luna
  • Endorsed by Haaland, Enzo Fernández, Foden, Rodrygo, Gavi & Camavinga
  • Made for passing control and shot accuracy
  • Nike Gripknit
  • Updated thumbprint texture - evokes memories of Total 90 Laser II
  • New stud configuration for more agility and reduced risk of injuries
  • Tech and colorways not known yet
  • Price: around USD 305 (high-cut)/280 (low-cut)
  • Colorway: Green Glow/Black
  • Release date: January 2024

The new Nike Phantom GX 2 LFV8 cleats are available from January 2024, retailing at USD 305 (high-cut)/280 (low-cut). There won't be any takedowns.

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