PUMA celebrated the release of Sergio Agüero’s stunning, custom designed Derby Fever evoSPEED SL-S football boots (or, ahem, wheels) on Monday by custom wrapping a high-speed Nissan GT-R to deliver the boots that will be worn for this week's Manchester derby only.
PUMA approached Yiannimize - the number one choice for Premier League players’ supercar customisation - to wrap the GT-R’s 3.8-litre V6 24-valve twin-turbocharged bodywork with the bespoke design of the boot. With 560 BHP, the car reflects the Argentina and City forward's passion for supercars and his own performance traits of speed, acceleration and agility.
City can leap above Liverpool into third with a win at the Etihad, with the chance to put pressure on second-placed Tottenham if Mauricio Pochettino's men slip up against Crystal Palace on Wednesday.
Agüero was surprised with the delivery of t he PUMA Derby Fever Pack - a graphic boot collection that celebrates the epic meetings between local football foes. The boots were designed alongside Agüero himself, and include the sky blue of his home kit and graphic elements inspired by Manchester’s proud history of industry and hard-working spirit.
PUMA athlete Agüero commented: “I knew nothing about this but as a supercar fan, I was pretty excited when the custom wrapped Nissan GT-R parked up to deliver my evoSPEED SL-S Derby Fever boots. The boots and the car look great, I can’t wait to wear the boots in the derby, it’s the first fixture I look out for when the fixtures are announced.”
Yianni Chamalambous, owner and founder of Yiannimize, added: “We’ve replicated every detail of the evoSPEED Derby Fever boot design in the wrap. He’s a real petrol head and having already customised two cars for him, I hope the only three-points he gets are on the pitch and not the M62!”
The PUMA evoSPEED SL-S Derby Fever boots are available exclusively at www.ProDirectSoccer.com from Monday
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