Rodriguez, Messi, Muller set pace in Brazil


Posted at Jul 11 2014 10:29 AM | Updated as of Jul 11 2014 06:31 PM

With the finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup now decided, statistics revealed that the adidas adizero F50 is currently the top scoring football boot at the tournament with 42 goals scored by players wearing it.

The adizero F50 is the boot of choice for six of the tournament’s top nine goalscorers, including World Cup sensation and adidas Golden Boot leader James Rodriguez of Colombia with five goals, adidas stars Leo Messi (four), Thomas Müller (four), Robin van Persie (one), Arjen Robben (one) and Karim Benzema (one).

Rodriguez has taken the tournament by storm, with three Man of the Match displays and two assists to accompany his five goals. This has come from 15 shots on goal, with an impressive 14 on target.
But it is not just in the goals department that the adizero F50 players are setting the pace.

Robben has been responsible for the most dribbles into the area during the tournament (10), Messi has delivered the most balls into the area (21), while Benzema has had the most shots on target (19).