Rebula 2V1 Released
Mizuno will commence the sale of three limited-edition “PASSION RED” shoes at Mizuno retailers nationwide on June 8 (Friday). The lineup consists of the “REBULA 2”, the latest model in its REBULA series, the “MORELIA Ⅱ”, and the “MORELIA NEO Ⅱ”. The “passion” of players at matches played on Russian soil will be supported by the “passion” of Mizuno’s manufacturing expressed through the colour “PASSION RED”.
“PASSION RED” boots will be worn by Mizuno Brand Ambassadors including Keisuke Honda (C.F. Pachuca, Mexico), Shinji Okazaki (Leicester City F.C., England), Maya Yoshida (Southampton F.C., England) and Chanathip Songkrasin (Hokkaido Consadole Sapporo, Thailand) who will wear “REBULA 2 VI JAPAN”, Kengo Nakamura and Ryota Oshima (Kawasaki Frontale) who will wear “MORELIA II”, and Kensuke Nagai (F.C. Tokyo) who will wear “MORELIA NEO II”.
The “REBULA 2 V1 JAPAN” has improved cushion to enhance ball touch and uses soft materials around the foot in the shoe tongue and opening to achieve an even better fit.
10% improvement in the “CT Frame” cushion to enhance ball touch.
Even when there is speed, a great feel of the ball is required for “boots to generate decisive play”.
By creating a new design that combines the cushion materials in the “CT Frame” and the area that connects with the ball, a 10% improvement in the cushion has been achieved when the upper strikes the ball compared to the current model*1.
improved fit with use of new materials for shoe tongue and opening sections “REBULA 2” uses a “tongue band structure” that encompasses the foot at the tongue, while a suede tone material that is good around the foot is used for the opening to further improve the fit.
COMMENTS FROM KEISUKE HONDA, SHINJI OKAZAKI AND MAYA YOSHIDA KEISUKE HONDA, SHINJI OKAZAKI AND MAYA YOSHIDA ARE WEARING MIZUNO’S NEW FOOTBALL BOOTS “REBULA 2 V1 JAPAN”.
Keisuke Honda’s comments:
“I feel it is easier to control the feel of the ball than with the previous model. I intend to keep doing what I can to score goals or make decisive plays that lead directly to goals”.
Shinji Okazaki’s comments:
“Further progress has been made in the fit. I want to play with a strong ‘passion’ so that I can contribute to the team’s win”
Maya Yoshida’s comments:
“The boots fell more comfortable. I want to play with unbeatable passion to contribute to the team’s win”