With the FIFA World Cup currently in full force, football fans around the world are glued to their screens awaiting the next match. With 32 teams playing in over 11 cities, even if you’re not a fan of the Beautiful Game, you’d be lying if you said you weren’t pumped.
To support their favourite teams, fans are wearing their respective football kits with pride, but why stop there? With this said, since there are 11 players in a football team, we’ve created a list of the top eleven football shirt and sneaker combos that you should rock from JD Sports.
Check out the top recommendations below and be sure to take a look at JD Sports’ World Cup page for an easy and convenient way to shop all things footie.
Argentina’s kit is as iconic as the World Cup itself. Painted in the signature blue and white colour scheme, the adidas Originals Deerupt is the best sneaker to wear with the shirt.
Reminiscent of the goals used in football, complete with the net, these kicks are a must cop sneaker for football fans. A truly unique silhouette, the grid like webbing provides wearers with subtle compression. Additionally, a contrasting EVA midsole offers more grip for when you’re on the pitch.
Offered in a bold red colour palette with subtle gold accents, Belgium’s kit is best suited for the adidas Originals Gazelle.
A timeless classic, these retro runners are built with a premium suede upper and boast a textured vulcanised midsole. The padded ankle collar ensures supreme comfort whether you’re on the street or the pitch.
Founded in Herzogenaurach, the adidas Ultra Boost 4.0 is the perfect sneaker to complement Germany’s squeaky clean kit. The latest instalment in the iconic UB line, this sneaker is crafted from extremely breathable Primeknit, whilst showcasing a prominent textured effect throughout.
Sitting atop adi’s innovative Boost midsole, these sleek sneaks keep each step cushioned and energised. Finished off with a Continental rubber outsole for grippy traction, as well as a TPU midfoot cage, which offers a locked-down fit.
One of the cleanest kits in the World Cup, England’s football shirt deserves to be accompanied by one of the most forward thinking sneakers on the market – the Nike Air VaporMax Plus.
Combining heritage design with the future of Nike Air, this sneaker is built with a neoprene upper that keeps feet locked-in, while paying homage to the ’98 Air Max Plus. With glossy TPU caging, they’re sat on the Air VaporMax’s distinct, full-length Air sole unit for essential traction and durability.
No shoe is better suits for France’s kit than the Nike Cortez Ultra Moire. An absolute icon, these creps are painted in France’s tricolour colour scheme, and have been tooled up with modern technology
The perforated upper uses fewer materials, keeping the new Cortez lightweight and flexible without losing its iconic, effortless look, and the shoe sits atop a Phylon midsole for lightweight cushioning.
White and red just like Japan’s flag, the adidas Originals Continental 80 are built with a leather upper for a smooth, premium look.
Sat atop a responsive midsole to keep you on your toes, tonal lacing rounds off the design. A blue stripe also shoots down the lateral side to complement Japan’s football shirt.
Making a second appearance, the Nike Cortez SE was made for South Korea’s kit. Bringing back the old-school runner but with an updated premium look, these creps are doused in a bold red colour, with a suede upper that is soft to-the-touch trainer.
The inside of the shoe features a cushioned insole and full-length foam sole to offer plush comfort, and a low-cut collar provides additional comfort as well as flexibility for the ankle.
Portugal’s football finesse has always left fans green with envy, that’s why the Nike Air Max 90 Ultra is the perfect shoe to wear with the kit.
All green, this sneaker is equipped with a durable combination upper for next-level comfort and durability and sits atop double density foam, which brings essential support. The Air Sole unit is also visible in red, effortlessly complementing Portugal’s football shirt.
For the first time in history, the World Cup is being held in Russia, and to celebrate this iconic moment, we have the adidas Originals NMD R2. Painted in the same colour scheme as the 2018 World Cup logo, this crep is a subtle yet striking way to commemorate the legendary event.
Fusing performance tech with adidas’ archive classics, these rouge runners are constructed of a breathable mesh upper, with extra padding to the heel area for added comfort and cushioning.
Freshen up your footwear collection with the adidas Originals Swift Run. Painted in the same shade as Spain’s football kit, these sneakers are exclusive to JD Sports.
Made with a stretchy, sock-like knit upper for a close fit, the injection-moulded EVA midsole ensures lightweight cushioning every step of the way.Floating 3-Stripes add that classic adi touch, while embroidered lines to the heel and forefoot finish things off in serious style.
One of the most slept on sneakers of recent memory, the adidas Originals I-5923 is the perfect shoe to wear with Sweden’s kit. Painted in their national flag, with a yellow and blue combination, this JD Sports exclusive colourway merges the past and future to present a modern homage to sportwear classics.
Equipped with an energy returning Boost midsole for the ultimate in underfoot cushioning, these are a must cop sneaker if you’re thinking of copping Sweden’s football shirt.
What do you think of our list of the top eleven football shirt and sneaker combos that you should rock from JD Sports? What other combos would you like to have seen? Let us know down in the comments section below, and be sure to take a look at JD Sports’ World Cup page for an easy and convenient way to shop all things footie.