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Finding the Perfect Football Boot for Your Feet


Football ⚽️ WELL DONE LIONESSES 🦁 is probably the one truly global sport and is also practised at the amateur level on a variety of surfaces and conditions. The football boot can have a significant effect on your performance – choose the wrong boot and you not only risk performing under par but also injuring yourself.

You may be concerned about the heel height on the boot, the outsole and type of studs best for different surfaces, or the overall weight affecting your performance. All are important elements to explore when selecting the best football boots for comfort, performance, and to assist in the prevention of injury on field.

How Do You Choose the Right Football Boots?

When selecting the right footy boots for you, there are some boot features that you will need to assess. Start by looking at the heel on the boot, a raised heel is an important feature developed to help prevent injury. Next look to the outsole, the boot upper (the material that goes over the top of the foot), and finally the width of the football boot.

1. Look for Raised Football Boot Heel to Help Prevent Injuries – the first and most important factor is to pick a boot with a raised heel to keep you playing longer and help reduce injury by taking stress off the lower limbs of the leg.

2. Choose the Right Football Boot Studs and Outsole for Good Grip and Comfort – look at what type of studs and outsole you need, including whether you should opt for moulded or screw in studs.

3. Consider Which Football Boot Upper Material Best Fits Your Needs – Natural fibers are strong, but it is the feeling and touch of the natural fibers that is the big difference to synthetics. Some higher-grade synthetics can be useful in wetter conditions.

When choosing your next pair of football boots, there are many factors that go into choosing the best boot for your foot. To choose the right football boots for you, you need to tick off the following features when you pull them on:

  • Weight
  • Suppleness
  • Flexibility
  • Comfort
  • Protection
  • Stability
  • Propulsion
  • Grip
Are you looking for a perfect walking boots for your feet? One of our podiatrists can recommend what would be the best type of boots that are appropriate for your feet.
Schedule an appointment here or you may call us at 44 (0) 207 101 4000. 📞



We hope you have a feetastic day! 👣☀️

-The Chelsea Clinic and Team



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Check our latest blog about Walking boots here

Read our article about Ankle Injuries here

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