Mizuno Basara 101 – MIJ Directoire Blue/White. MIJ means that these cleats were made in Japan. They are handcrafted to the highest level of quality in the world. They are not mass produced by machines. Each cleat stays on a last (the mold around which shoes are built) for 24 hours to ensure perfect shape and structure – compare this to your average cleat which stays on a last no longer than 20 minutes. In the time Mizuno devotes to makingone pair of their MIJ cleats; another brand churns out 72 cleats. These are cleats for the discerning player. When you invest in a pair of Mizuno MIJ cleats you are investing in quality not marketing hype. The Basara MIJ is hand crafted to provide a next level fit and incredible straight line speed and fast paced lateral movements.UPPER: Super soft MIJ kangaroo leather for thesoftest touch and most comfortable fit. Primeskin and R-Fiber control synthetic midfoot and heel help to keep you locked in and stable.ZEROGLIDE on the insole helps to grip the sock and foot to reduce movement inside the cleat; allowing for increased stability and performance. This helps to keep you planted through every sprint and change of direction and is an alternative to investing in grip socks.OUTSOLE: A lightweight Pebax outsole with molded studs for excellent foot hold and comfort. The D-Flex groove allows for easy change of direction and quick play.WEIGHT: 7.0 oz.