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Classic Football Adverts: Alan Shearer Is Wooden As You Like In Timeless McDonald’s ‘Autograph’ Sketch, 1998 (Video)

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"Woor'll 'ave a fillet-oo-fish an a box of chickn dippahs an meerk it snappy lad..."

With all the will in the world, with his furrowed brow and voice less melodious than a dot-matrix printer, Alan Shearer simply is not a font of natural charisma.

As such, it shouldn't come as much surprise that the-then Newcastle striker struggled to inject much life into his dialogue after being plonked in the middle of a McDonald's advert duringthe run-up to the 1998 World Cup.

Pepe Reina’s Wife Catches Him in the Act With Big Mac!

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McDonald's new World Cup advert is pretty funny considering some of their past form as they show Pepe Reina getting caught in the act by his Wife in the bedroom about to down a Big Mac.

Blatter Scandal: We’ve Got the FIFA We Deserve

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Given the uproar around the recent happenings at FIFA, you'd think that something new and horrific had happened, but corruption has been at the core of our governing body for years. It's just that now we're reaping the fruit of our ignorance and, as a footballing family, we have nobody to blame but ourselves.

World Cup ads failed to score with consumers

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Just a fifth of advertisements that featured the 2010 Fifa World Cup resonated with consumers, according to a report by Ipsos ASI.

The World’s Biggest Soccer Sponsors

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The relationship between major brands and football is now firmly established. Brands crave the exposure that being associated with a major football club, player, competition or organizations can bring, and everyone in the latter group either wants or needs the money that brands will pay to sponsor them.

July 14: Goodbye South Africa

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Tomorrow I go back to New York. It has been exactly 30 days since I arrived in Johannesburg and this World Cup turned out to exceed my expectations on all possible levels. And while everyone is already looking forward and talking about issues and challenges to be faced in 2014 by Brazil, I will go back and dive in the past 30 days.

Official World Cup sponsors earning more recognition

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Recognition of official World Cup sponsors seems to be on the rise as the tournament moves into the quarterfinals today (2 July), with Adidas generating the most buzz.

US Soccer Birthday Roast: Davies Edition

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The Host: Everyone gather round, it is time to celebrate the birthday of Charlie Davies who turns 24 today. Charlie, we love you, happy birthday man. And hey, we have also all been "lovin' it" here at McDonalds where we are (1) honoring you for your feats (with your feet) over your career and (2) going face down into that big bag of balls at the playground outside.

World Cup Fantasy now open

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CSRN - World Cup fantasy league is now open. If you aren't already playing the game then you can register at http://en.mcdonalds.fantasy.fifa.com Once you have logged in, click on the 'My leagues' link you can find at the top of the page. Now enter the code 483305-108828 to join the private league.

Rooney or Messi? Who would you want in your side?

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It's a well know fact that the world is divided into two types of people – those who eat McDonalds and those who prefer Burger King.

I myself fall into what I consider to be the better of the two groups. I'm a "McDonald's only" girl of course.

My friends (Team Burger King) would argue this is more because I am a stubborn cow and less to do with any sort of gastronomical experience I may have had with a Big Mac.

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A Round-Up of 2014 World Cup Finals Commercials

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The 2014 World Cup finals in Brasil start on Thursday, which means the World Cup related advertising campaigns have already started, so here's a look at some of the Brasil 2014 related commercials:

More after the jump

A Round-Up of 2014 World Cup Finals Commercials

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The 2014 World Cup finals in Brasil start on Thursday, which means the World Cup related advertising campaigns have already started, so here's a look at some of the Brasil 2014 related commercials:

More after the jump

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New Wolves manager Dean Saunders tells his ‘troops’ to stay out of McDonalds

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Newly-appointed Wolves manager Dean Saunders has heralded his arrival at Molineux with a speech that veered between military discipline and nutritional advice. The Welshman wants his players to be unquestioning soldiers, working selflessly towards a common goal. But that doesn't necessarily mean laying down their lives.

Arsenal’s £80,000-a-week Andrey Arshavin loves his McDonald’s discount vouchers

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Dining in swanky over-priced restaurants seems a natural by-product of having a grotesquely large disposable income. But true to his delightfully unconventional nature, Arsenal's Andrey Arshavin bucks this trend quite dramatically. According to McDonald's workers in the Hampstead branch of the ‘restaurant' chain, the diminutive Russian is a regular.

Competition: WIN! The Chance For Your Child To Be A McDonald’s Player Escort At Wembley For England vs Sweden

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By Chris Wright

Pies are offering two lucky readers the chance for their children (between the ages of 7 and 11 years old) to become a McDonald's Player Escort and walk out with the England players ahead of their international friendly against Sweden at Wembley Stadium on 15th November.

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Scott Parker McDonalds Ad Video- 13 Year old Scott Parker World Cup 1994 Advertisement

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Scott Parker McDonalds Ad Video- 13 Year old Scott Parker World Cup 1994 Advertisement is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter This Scott Parker McDonalds ad video ( see Youtube vid below) was telecast prior to the 1994 World Cup held in the United States.

Swansea beware: Curtis Obeng is coming to show you his pants and eat your burgers

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Curt it out Swansea City captured former Manchester City youngster Curtis Obeng from non-league Wrexham yesterday. Brendan Rodgers' first task is to put all the local branches of McDonalds on red alert to make sure his new signing doesn't ruin his nutritional programme with a two-at-a-time burger fix.

Carlos Tevez to spend suspension refusing to play with his kids

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Carlos Tevez has today announced his attention to spend his recent club suspension refusing to engage in any way with his children, Florencia, 6, and Katie, 2. Manchester City handed down the suspension to the errant striker after he disobeyed manager Roberto Mancini's orders for him to come on as a substitute, so Tevez has decided to bring his work home with him.

Win The Chance For Your Child To Be A McDonald’s Player Escort At The FA Community Shield

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We've teamed up with McDonald's, the official Community Partner of the FA, to offer two children between the ages of 7 and 11 years old, the chance to become a McDonald's Player Escort and walk out with Manchester's football stars at Wembley Stadium on 7th August at The FA Community Shield, sponsored by McDonald's.

Win the chance for your child to be a McDonald’s player escort at the FA Community Shield

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We've teamed up with McDonald's, the official Community Partner of the FA, to offer two children between the ages of 7 and 11 years old, the chance to become a McDonald's Player Escort and walk out with Manchester's football stars at Wembley Stadium on 7th August at The FA Community Shield, sponsored by McDonald's.

Football Stadiums

Legia Warsaw v Cracovia

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Louder Than Bombs
Legia Warsaw 0-0 Cracovia (10:12:11)
During June of next year the streets of the Polish capital will be pounding with football fans ready to embrace Euro 2012. The Polish FA will ensure that there are ladies dressed in traditional Polish folk costumes stood on every corner, and Uefa will insist that those fans drink only Coca-Cola, Castrol or Carlsberg and that no food should exist in Warsaw outside of McDonalds.

A sign of things to come #2

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It's been pretty quiet over the last few weeks. Most of the signings have been done and all that's left to do before the start of the new season is to get them fit and ready for the Macclesfield game on August 7th. Pre-season starts tomorrow against Histon at the Glassworld Stadium, but the real season is still a few weeks away yet.

New York Red Bulls

Selling Tickets in MLS

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As we do every few weeks, we take a look at the promotions and marketing efforts MLS teams are using to sell seats for the upcoming matches. We'll start in Houston, where the Dynamo are offering a creatively marketed Hawaii 2-5 Package. The $99 deal includes 2 tickets to the May 21 match against the Red Bulls at Robertson Stadium and entrance to a pre-game tailgate.

RBNY Post Draft Commentary (& Other Stuff) From YSC

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So to take our minds off our RBNY offseason doldrums, I met up with the great You Suck Corrales, as well as our friends Ania & Steve, at the Blarney Rock Pub in NYC. Needless to say, lots of beer was consumed. Besides that, I got some great post MLS Superdraft commentary, a preview of RBNY's upcoming season, as well as a preview of our coming trip to Europe, from YSC.

The World’s Biggest Soccer Sponsors

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The relationship between major brands and football is now firmly established. Brands crave the exposure that being associated with a major football club, player, competition or organizations can bring, and everyone in the latter group either wants or needs the money that brands will pay to sponsor them.

Stadiums

A guide to Sixfields

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Residing in Milton Keynes won't seem so bad this Saturday when I make the 15 minute drive up to Northampton to hopefully watch Boro go one step closer to securing their League 2 play-off place.

On a visit to Northampton last summer some time, I had a wonder around the ground and took a couple of pictures of their Sixfields Stadium.

I've seen the future baby...and it sucks

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Passing through Bangkok airport the other day there were a number of Japanese fans returning from South Africa in transit. Their face paint had run from the tears they had shed watching their team but they were still happy chappys. "Cos their back packs were loaded up with them bloody vuvuzelas.
JLeague games aren't going to be much fun next season if these obscenities are to be permitted in stadiums.

World Cup 2010

Watching, Eating, Sleeping & Driving!

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Photography By Christina Holmes

The past three days after leaving Durban for The Round of 16 Match in Johannesburg against Chile and then onward to Port Elizabeth have been a journey like no other. We have been constantly watching, eating, sleeping and driving ( just Ana for driving, i give support and good gossip as Im not great with a manual stick on the wrong side of the road ) After a long day on the 28th back in Joburg of match, celebration after the match, drinking in Sandton City and a quick and wonderful nights rest, at A View On Hollywood (http://www.

Cape Town Stadium In Beads

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A replica of Cape Town Stadium, constructed out of wire and beads by a local worker at a McDonalds near the stadium. See it in its earlier state of construction here.

Photo credit: LaertesCTB on Flickr, via the Pitch Invasion Photo Pool.

The Rest

Non-League: Oxford City Unveil New Signing Matt Paterson In Local McDonalds Restaurant (Photo)

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Kudos are most definitely due to Oxford City, who decided to team up the unveiling of new signing Matt Paterson with a dash over to the retail park for a Big Mac and an Oreo McFlurry...

ICYMI | We are delighted to announce Matt Paterson has joined ahead of the 2017/18 season pic.

Punchlines On A Postcard Please: Sam Allardyce Turns Up At The McDonald’s Drive-Thru Window In Bolton (Photo)

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You'll never guess who pulled up at the drive-thru window of the Bolton branch of McDonald's over the weekend.

Actually, thinking about it, you'll probably definitely be able to guess probably on the first attempt.

Yep. It was this guy. The new England manager, no less...

Photo: @McDonaldsBolton/Twitter

Just an ordinary day when the new England Manager decides to pay a visit.

Hibernian Striker Jason Cummings Accused Of ‘Pelting McDonalds Staff With Muffins’

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By Chris Wright

"I can't let you go around lobbing muffins at people, young man"

He may well be the top scorer in the Scottish Championship so far this season but Hibernian striker Jason Cummings still found himself left out of the squad for Saturday's 3-0 win over Dumbarton after getting himself tangled up in a muffin-hucking scandal.

SFA Grassroots Awards 2013

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Andrey Arshavin Embroiled In ‘Eats At McDonald’s, Uses Discount Meal Deal Vouchers’ Shocker!

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By Chris Wright

"Do you know what they call a Quarter Pounder with cheese in Russia? A 'длсфлёцклши0-идйцдйвиоцлхфкоюфгйко9ефщгчc with cheese'!"

Big, big news is breaking this morning that Andrey Arshavin not only frequents the McDonald's branch in Hampstead, but that he also utilises discount vouchers when eating with his family there.

NASL Week 17 Recap

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Article by Doak Gips

If there was any doubt who is the number one team in the NASL, there is no doubt anymore. Seriously. The Scorpions stamped that and put it away this past week. With a defense that is making Scorpions 'keeper Daryl Sattler look like Iker Casillas, and an offense with the the NASL's leading goal-scorer in Pablo Campos, the Scorpions look like they plan on demolishing everyone the rest of the way through the league.

14-Year-Old Messi Predicts His Ballon d’Or Victory

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So our friends at Barca sent this cool video as part of the club's new campaign to foster "healthy eating habits". In it, Lionel Messi appears as a cross between the a 14-year-old version of himself and Tin Tin the detective. "I know that if I train and eat well, I will win the Ballon d'Or," he drawls lazily, clearly unaware they would be using this footage again 10 years later.

The FIFA Mess: A Look at the Numbers

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Soccer fans around the world are well aware of the current ethics crisis haunting FIFA. The soccer governing body is beset by allegations of bribery, graft and vote selling. Fans hoping for change from within are severely disappointed with Sepp Blatter posied to continue leading the organization.

Champions League Final: The game that stops a continent

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Brands are rushing to cash in on Europe's 'Super Bowl moment' when the Champions League final kicks off at Wembley.

Montero & Osvaldo: Would you like fries with that?

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Seattle Sounder FC players Fredy Montero and Osvaldo Alonso sign autographs in a Seattle McDonalds back in 2009.


Win tickets to the Community Shield!

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Absolute Radio is offering the chance to win tickets to see Chelsea play in the McDonalds Community Shield at Wembley - and you could have a go at being the next Ancelotti at the same time.

You can win £20,000 with the free-to-enter Rock ‘n' Roll Fantasy Football. And if you sign up before 5pm on Friday July 30th, you could win tickets to see Chelsea vs Man Utd.