Posted 2010/05/20 by matthewsf in Uncategorized. 9 Comments
Posted by kaya on 2010/05/20 at 5:11 PM
Wait, how’d this get before Thursday Camp Talk? I swear this wasn’t here before.
Anyhoo, I love it and was wondering why y’all hadn’t linked it yet. <3 the Rooney part. I hear the Ronaldo statue crumbles if anyone gets near it.
Posted by GeorgeCross on 2010/05/20 at 8:58 PM
Check out the unbranded Ivory Coast (PUMA) and France (adidas), whereas, Rooney in England (umbro owned by Nike) is shown. Interesting.
Posted by Vengeful Pat on 2010/05/21 at 7:28 AM
That was a sweet video. I just have to say, Ribery is entirely too ugly to put in commercials. Also, it may not have been a great idea to put Ronaldinho in the commercial… he’ll be watching the games from home like the rest of us.
Posted by cfig on 2010/05/21 at 7:47 AM
That was really brilliant. For all the (mostly valid) criticism of Nike on many levels their marketing and filmmaking is just class.
Posted by Mike in NYC on 2010/05/21 at 8:19 AM
I love this video. I am so fired up for this thing to kick off in 3 weeks. My fav clip had to be Cannavaro… Il Capitano!!!
Forza Azzurri! Dihno has got to be pissed.
Posted by GeorgeCross on 2010/05/21 at 8:36 AM
FYI, Paolo Bandini has an interesting article about Nike’s WC adverts in today’s Guardian.
Posted by Bob on 2010/05/21 at 9:22 AM
Who r the 3 players who throw their papers down after Roo is knighted?
Posted by itally on 2010/05/21 at 9:28 AM
Spain: Iniesta, Fabregas, Piqué
Posted by Bob on 2010/05/21 at 9:43 AM
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