We love sneakers. We love football too. Will adidas be able to drag nostalgic footy fans like us into the twenty-first century with this updated version of the ubiquitous terrace trainer?
An adidas designer is slumped over his desk, the soundtrack to his midday slumber an early ’80s song that he liked as a kid. “Eureka!” he exclaims when he wakes. “I’ll call the shoe the Yung!” Truth or urban myth? Professor Yung believes the shoe was actually named after him. You decide.
Kamanda Korner is an ongoing feature that documents the manufacturing history of the adidas model that made its international debut on April, 2018. Kamanda Korner will be updated whenever new information is received and upon the release of additional Kamanda variations. [Updated: 31-Jan-19]