À Conversa com Ricardo Mangas: O Mundo da Moda no Futebol e Inspiração no Streetwear

In Conversation with Ricardo Mangas: The World of Fashion in Football and Inspiration in Streetwear

Ricardo Mangas is born in Olhão, is 25 years old and is Vitória SC's most recent signing. He stands out not only for his quality on the 4 lines but also for his sense of fashion and the way he dresses.

How did your passion for fashion begin?

I've always liked dressing well! Dressing differently...I haven't always been able to do it, but for the past 2 years I've also invested more in that aspect!

Ricardo Mangas Style

How do you keep up with trends and where does your inspiration for dressing come from?

I keep up to date with trends by mainly following two Instagram pages that usually feature outfits from Football Players and NBA Players.

How would you describe your style?

Pure streetwear, I often have cleaner vibes but I also know how to be a little more daring

What role does fashion play within the football community? Do you feel that there is increasingly an intersection of fashion in the world of football?
You can already see players forming partnerships with luxury brands, which means that fashion and sport are increasingly connecting, do you have an example of Off-WHITE, if I'm not mistaken, this year they joined AC Milan, at least in Champions League games.

What is your favorite streetwear/sneakers trend of the moment? 

Sneaker I have to say that at the moment the “Chunky” Sneaker has a lot of Hype for example the LV Skate are incredible, but personal preference, the LANVIN can still be more differentiated.

Quick Answer Questions

How many pairs do you have in your collection?

Around 28 pairs.

Top 3 pieces/accessories/sneakers in your closet?

Possibly my 2 pairs of LANVIN (Sneakers) and a Balenciaga t-shirt/shirt.

What is the price of the most expensive piece in your collection?

They are bags, costing €2,500.

Nike or Adidas?

Adidas in football boots and Nike in Streetwear.

Player with more style?

In NBA, Shai and in football, Kounde.

Item/accessory you can't live without?

Toys.

Ricardo Mangas Earrings

Back to blog

Leave a comment