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Vodafone tops IPL sponsors, Adidas and Coke lead in World Cup

Vodafone has emerged as the most noticed sponsor in the Indian Premier League cricket competition ahead of title sponsor DLF real estate, according to an Asia Pacific region survey by media agency MEC. Even though the FIFA World Cup hasn’t ...

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Frank Lampard and Wayne Rooney are World Cup rivals

In the nicest possible way of course, as these two seem to be the players advertisers have plumped for as the UK (and indeed the world) prepares for World Cup mania. They’re hardly surprising choices of course, advertisers aren’t likely ...

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World Cup a sure bet for England says Wall Street giant JP Morgan

Yes, the world’s most successful bank, stuffed to the gills with super-paid smart asses, has gleaned that England, the perennial under-performers, will win this year’s World Cup in South Africa. How so? Well the boys in London have fed all ...

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Nike ad shows Wayne Rooney losing the World Cup – is this wise?

He’s a good sport that Wayne Rooney (a rich good sport of course) and now he’s appearing in a Nike ad ‘write the future’ showing him living on a caravan park after apparently passing the ball to France’s Frank Ribery ...

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World Cup nerves for advertisers like Adidas as well as the players

The biggest fear for players selected for World Cups is either getting injured in the warm-up friendlies or, in some cases, not making the final cut. Advertisers have the same fears for these young men too, as they’ve signed a ...

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Carlsberg sends in the heavies for World Cup TV campaign

If England’s football during next month’s World Cup bears any resemblance to the new Carlsberg ‘Team Talk’ commercial, Don Fabio’s men will be forgetting about the beautiful game in favour of the traditional ‘Up and At ‘Em’ approach. Filmed, significantly ...

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