Messi Birthday Cleats Are A Colorful Tribute To Living Legend

In honor of Lionel Messi’s 27th birthday on Tuesday, adidas rolled out a colorful tribute to the living (and still playing) legend. The company made 27 total pairs of special edition Messi birthday cleats. According to adidas PR man Michael Ehrlich, Messi will give away two signed pairs of the Battle Pack F50 boots on Tuesday.

Following is a look at the slick shoes that are sure to commission a hefty price.

Not to be outdone, Nike also rolled out a new boot on Tuesday for Brazil soccer star Neymar. You can check out the golden boots here.