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The World’s First Knitted Football Boots by Adidas


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321212Adidas has introduced every footballer’s dream, a boot that combines comfort and responsiveness of playing barefoot.

The Adidas Samba Primeknit is the first football boot which has its upper knitted from heal to toe.

The one-piece knitted upper is designed to be produced without any wastage of material, thus making the boot a most sustainable one.



knit: to make an item from yarn or thread by using long needles or  a special machine. (Pronunciation of the letter “k” is silent – not pronounced.)
sustainable: involving methods and systems which use natural resources in a manner that they are not destroyed but can be replenished naturally.

Read by John Edwin Skelton.