Posts tagged "Lionel Messi"
Pepsi Launch Their World Cup Ad

Pepsi Launch Their World Cup Ad

To be honest I got a little nervous seeing Lionel Messi standing inconspicuously in a favela in Brazil, I mean that kind of behavior could land you in trouble… especially if you’re an Argentine who single-handedly has the ability to crash on Brazil’s parade this summer. Anyway, like all good things in Marketing Land, this...
The Galaxy 11 Are Here To Save The Planet

The Galaxy 11 Are Here To Save The Planet

So the world is under siege by an unknown alien life-force – Okay, this sounds like the start of a shit Will Smith film, carry on. Only football can save the planet and humanity as we know it – Brilliant I would love to see nothing more in life! Franz Beckenbauer is doing the rounds...
Adidas Launch New World Cup Ball - The Brazuca

Adidas Launch New World Cup Ball – The Brazuca

If you're a follower of my ramblings, you'll know I'm a traditionalist when it comes to anything designed in football, so I was naturally really looking forward to the unveiling of anything, let alone something as important as the ball that'll be adorned by the world for the next six months.
Qatar Airways Now Flying To The Land of FCB

Qatar Airways Now Flying To The Land of FCB

Just another day in the office for the lads at FCB. Carles Puyol smashing pot-plants with his head, Andreas Iniesta and Sergio Busquets painting murals with footballs, Lionel Messi teaching an aerobics dance class how to suck in a defender and Neymar winking camply at Gerard Pique to get through passport control. Yep, all in a...
Predictions - La Liga - Week 34

Predictions – La Liga – Week 34

“Mou” is the word across Spain at the moment and after Inter’s mauling of Barcelona in the UCL midweek our amigos at Heads or Tails suggest it may have shown the rest of the footballing world how they can put a stop to the well oiled machine and it’s pint sized star Leo Messi. Next...
Predictions - La Liga - Week 31

Predictions – La Liga – Week 31

Finally the big kahuna is here! The match that will almost certainly decide the winner of the 2009/10 La Liga season. Our amigos at Heads or Tails say it’s going to be a tough one to call. Sure both teams are kicking arse in their own respective ways with their own superstars, but how can...
Predictions - La Liga - Week 28

Predictions – La Liga – Week 28

Right, we’re nearing mid week and with no European obligations looks like I’ll have to settle for some La Liga action instead… on a week night!? The world really has gone mad; well mad for Lionel Messi anyway. My counterparts over at Heads or Tails are still searching the Spanish equivalent of the Oxford dictionary...
Predictions - UCL - Round of 16

Predictions – UCL – Round of 16

Expecting to get a result when you visit Camp Nou is almost as dangerous as bragging to a mob boss about your conquests a week ago with his 18yr old daughter and if you can somehow stay alive or manage to flee the planet after pulling off such a feat, you’re almost deserving of the...
Predictions - La Liga - Week 23

Predictions – La Liga – Week 23

The lads over in sunny Spain, Heads or Tails tell us that this weekend, despite Barcelona’s predicted loss last weekend to Atletico, they will bounce back and unleash their wrath on none other than Racing Santander… And not even their young starlet Sergio Canales will be able to save them for the Barca steamroller! This...
Results - La Liga - Week 17

Results – La Liga – Week 17

Don’t let their salmon coloured kit fool you, Barcelona are a deadly outfit, especially when their ‘Atomic Flea’ Lio Messi is firing… and didn’t Tenerife find out the hard way! So the Blaugrana got back to winning ways after a little stumble into the new year, which mind you I’m simply blaming on the few...
Messi Crowned FIFA Player Of The Year

Messi Crowned FIFA Player Of The Year

Last night FIFA held yet another ceremony and handed out a couple of trophies to confirm what most people around the world already knew… Lionel Messi is FIFA’s World Player Of The Year. After a stellar year filled with over sized silverware, accolades and praise the only thing eluding the young striker now is the...
Barca Conquer The World

Barca Conquer The World

Late goals, fine football and a fiery atmosphere capped off an amazing night as FC Barcelona notched up their sixth piece of silverware this year (Club World Cup, Primera Division, UEFA Champions League, Copa del Rey and European and Spanish Super Cup titles), a feat never accomplished by any team. They again had to come...