Viral campaign to Bring Ronaldo ‘Home’ to Manchester, a site launched last week, has been set up with the eponymous goal to bring Cristiano Ronaldo ‘home’ (even though technically that’s Madeira, but let’s not split hairs). In a populous bid to return the ‘power’ to the fans, the campaign aims to raise the €1 billion required to trigger Ronaldo’s release clause from […]

Christian Benitez’s double earns America a 2-2 draw in Monterrey

Monterrey 2 – America 2 (Primera Division Play Offs, May 15, 2013) Christian Benitez scored five minutes after half-time to cancel out Humberto Suazo’s first-half opener and then edged his side ahead in the 69th minute. The lead lasted only four minutes, though, before Aldo De Nigris equalised to boost his team’s chances heading into […]

Cool new Lucozade Sport ad: The Ox & Bale crash 5-a-side game

Two 5-a-side teams had their days made (in a set up advert, obviously) when Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Gareth Bale rocked up to their game to get involved. The only problem with having a superstar player on your amateur team is is that they always end up hogging the ball…

Cringeworthy! Norwich kit promotional video is a painful watch

Norwich had the concept, the script, and the setting for their 2013/14 promotional kit video, in which the first team take on one of the underage sides in a challenge match. But they forgot one key element: the acting! The production budget must have been tight as it all seems to have been recorded in […]

Frango! Palmeiras keeper Bruno’s costly Epic Fail v Tijuana in the Libertadores

Mexican side Tijuana knocked Brazilians Palmeiras out of the Libertadores on Wednesday night to advance to the quarter finals, winning 2-1 on the night and on aggregate. An Arce golazo sealed the win for them, but they were given a great head start and helping hand by Palmeiras keeper Bruno, who dropped a ‘historic frango’ […]

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