2012 Copa Libertadores champions Corinthians Paulista kick off their FIFA World Club Cup Japan 2012 campaign against the winner of Sunday’s quarter-final between Sanfrecce Hiroshima and Al-Ahly SC on December 12th.
During the semi-final and final (if they qualify) of the World Club Cup, several Corinthians Paulista players with Nike endorsement deals will wear customized versions of some of the American sportswear giants latest boots including the CTR 360 Maestri III, Mercurial Vapor VIII and Tiempo Legend IV.
Paulinho, Douglas, Fábio Santos, Romarinho, Cássio, Paulo André, Alessandro, Guerrero, Edenílson and Giovanni will all wear their Nike boots of choice with embroidery in Japanese characters. Some of the players use personalized text featuring the names of family members while others put their own names and numbers on their boots.
Here is a high resolution look at some of the final products that are now being worn during Corinthians training sessions in Japan.