Iran v Spain: Group B - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

The Most Stylish World Cup Cleats

This tournament is all about sole.

It's been said the clothes make the man, but in sports' kicks-crazed culture, it's the shoes that make the player. On soccer's biggest stage, the cleats (ok, boots — happy now?) are colorful, customized, and on display for the world to see. Here, photos of some of our favorite World Cup footwear.

Lionel Messi, Argentina Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images Lionel Messi, Argentina Adidas Nemeziz Messi Thiago Silva, Brazil Lars Baron - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Thiago Silva, Brazil Nike Tiempo Legend VII Shinji Okazaki, Japan Matthew Ashton - AMA/Getty Images Shinji Okazaki, Japan Mizuno Rebula 2 V1

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Raphaël Guerreiro, Portugal Stuart Franklin - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Raphaël Guerreiro, Portugal Adidas X Manuel Neuer, Germany David Ramos - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Manuel Neuer, Germany Adidas Predator Tim Cahill, Australia Robert Cianflone/Getty Images Tim Cahill, Australia New Balance Tekela Andres Iniesta, Spain PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images Andres Iniesta, Spain Nike Magista Opus Paul Pogba, France Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Paul Pogba, France Adidas Predator Benjamin Mendy, France Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images Benjamin Mendy, France Adidas Glitch Paolo Guerrero, Peru Maja Hitij - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Paolo Guerrero, Peru Nike Hypervenom Phantom III Presnel Kimpembe, France Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Presnel Kimpembe, France Adidas Glitch Neymar, Brazil Lars Baron - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Neymar, Brazil Nike Mercurial Vapor XII Elite Bernardo Silva, Portugal Stuart Franklin - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Bernardo Silva, Portugal Adidas Nemeziz Kylian Mbappe, France Michael Regan - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images Kylian Mbappe, France Nike Mercurial Superfly VI 1998



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