words // Luis Sanchez

The iconic black-tongued "Fire Red" Air Jordan 5 Retro returns to retailers this weekend for the first time since 2006.

Classic for several reasons, this original look for the Air Jordan V captures the heart of Jordan fans with their iconic Chicago-inspired "Fire Red" color scheme and one of a kind design elements such as their black nylon tongue, mesh detailing, MJ's number 23 on the heel and a sweet translucent outsole below.

The "Fire Red" Air Jordan 5 Retro is set to release this Saturday, August 31st at Jordan Brand accounts nationwide.