Influence of Cleat Design on Knee Joint Moments During Cutting Maneuver and Instep Kick in Soccer

Background. This study aimed to compare the influence of different cleat designs on specific soccer movements. Methods. The sample consisted of 10 recreational players who performed cutting and kicking movements using soccer shoes with three different cleat shapes: C1 (Circular), C2 (Rectangular) and C3 (Mixed). Kinematic data were collected using the Vicon system and an … Continued