MLS Stars Design, Wear Special Adidas Cleats for Breast Cancer Awareness

Notice anything pink about Major League Soccer over the weekend?

It was almost impossible not to.

MLS, like the National Football League and other American professional sports leagues, is participating in Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. To mark the occasion, a number of MLS players designed special cleats with Adidas.

The color of Breast Cancer Awareness Month is pink, and for that reason, so were the special cleats.

Several players participated in the effort, including Fredy Montero of the Seattle Sounders, Teal Bunbury of Sporting Kansas City, Chris Pontius of DC United, Darlington Nagbe of the Portland Timbers and Kenny Cooper of the New York Red Bulls.

Wearing his new shoes, Montero scored in Seattle's 3-0 victory over Portland on Sunday.

All of those players designed the shoes themselves (you can do the same thing at, and the results were on display around the country this past ...

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