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Best Socks
Ciankc (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Hey! I was wondering, what are the best type of soccer socks? I get blisters really easily, and I have nike dri fits.

Link: www.polyvore.com/cgi/img-thing?.out=jpg&size=l&tid...
The only problem is, it takes like 10 minutes just to put them on! Can someone reccomend some good soccer socks to me?
Sergio (Footytube Moderator) 5 years ago
Ankle Pads! They absorb all the shock from a tackle and are great againts blisters. I have shoes that are a bit big on the sides. (T90 Lasers) and the socks are really thin. So the ankle pads protect me

ManUK (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Haha Yea I can't believe the people that go out there with tiny shin pads that don't provide any protection whatsoever. I always make sure to get ones with ankle pads other wise I get a tackle and am out for the next three games
Sergio (Footytube Moderator) 5 years ago
Haha yes. Also another thing. Ankle padding enables us to obtain almost all the shock from a twist of the ankle. It helped me loads. I have weak ankles from all those ankle twists in the past but with the pads. I obtain a lot of the shock, and in a few minutes the pain goes and I heal quickely.

Ta Da! No More Owen Style Pronism!
ManUK (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Without Ankle pads: Owen (man of glass)  With Ankle pads: Mr. Invincible
ManUK (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Actually - Without Ankle pads: Your in the stands
Ciankc (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Like the ones that are part of your shinguards?
Sergio (Footytube Moderator) 5 years ago
Those yes but you can get better ones
ManUK (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Yea or you could make a little cut in the ankle thing and put your own in
Adamaus (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Wear to pairs of socks.

You can do this by either wearing your footy socks then some of those small white nike socks (which makes you look like a ronaldo wannabe)

Or by buying some socks that can go under footy socks.

OR you can buy sports tape and put it where you are getting the blisters
Sergio (Footytube Moderator) 5 years ago
Hate the tape. Makes me look goofy
ManUK (Manchester United) 5 years ago
You should wear reflective tape, That way is distracts the other team
Ciankc (Manchester United) 5 years ago
Lol
Blueskiesahead (Chelsea) 5 years ago
My team uses Admiral socks. They are by far the most comfortable things ever. And I mean that. Its great. Like I never wanna take em off
ManUK (Manchester United) 2 years ago
Wait why was this at the top of the page when no one had posted here for two years lol?
Charliehenry (The real Ty) 2 years ago
Maybe because you found it and posted...
ManUK (Manchester United) 2 years ago
Yes I know what it looks like, but I swear it was here when before I posted



   
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