Known as one of the best shin guards Nike came out with it. Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards a minimalistic and lightweight gear designed to guarantee no (we hope!) or minimal injury. Nike being one the perennial prime sports and gear brands for 55 years now, doubtless has a reputation for unbelievably solid quality equipment at competitive prices.
Made with premium plastic, it is a great entry-level shin guard at a fantastic price. Hard and thin it is backed by a thick foam padding. They come in a variety of colors from a staple black to a limited edition FC Barcelona version so you can sport your favorite premier league team with pride!
The many wonderful features of the Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards include:
- Water-resistant backing that provides full support during play
- Slip-in shin guards for easy use and taking off
- Gives a comfortable, pliant and contoured fit
- Looks stylish in its variety of colors
- Supports players of a range of different sizes and ages
Pros and Cons of Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards:
Frequently Asked Questions:
Question: Are these adult shin guards?
Answer: Yes, they are but you can suit them for kids as well as long as you get the sizing right. I’d recommend that most children around 11 or 12 get L as well as most adults. The smaller sizes should be okay for those with a smaller frame.
Question: Are these light?
Answer: Yes they are very light and designed to meet soccer regulations. These are for players who want the protection without the added weight. How much protection do they provide?
Question: How much protection do Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards provide?
Answer: They provide a good amount of protection from impact blows. But if you want something more substantial, size up or look for something with more thickness and a better profile this is not the perfect shin guard for you.
Question: How long do they last?
Answer: If you keep them well and maintained. These beauties will last for years than you may think of.
Question: Do they include sleeves?
Answer: Yes, they come with Nike’s DRI FIT technology sleeve that fits great and snug around your legs. They are sweat-resistant too.
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The Nike Mercurial Lite Shin Guards are one of the best choices you can make if you want decent shin guards at a great price. Keep in mind, they are lightweight so size up when you need to and you can always contact a rep to get your correct size. Nike Customer Service, from my experience, has been great at responding in time. So have fun shopping for your gear and even more fun in your games!