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Booting Around: Why Don’t Football Players Have Signature Models Like Other Sports?

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 17, 2014
For so many, football is a religion, and it can go as far as dictating a supporter’s way of life. But how does the culture of being a football fan influence the way football boots are marketed? We offer some insights into football fan culture t...

What Does It Mean to Be a Professional Footballer Today?

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 17, 2014
“But this is what sports is for me. A chance not only to see amazing athletes perform and do what they do best, but also an opportunity to dream about being that person.” In the months leading up to the World Cup, sports brand...

All Eyes on Brazil: Scenes from the Opening Days of the 2014 World Cup

EditorialComments ⋅ Jun 16, 2014
On June 12th, attention turned to the world’s largest sporting event: the World Cup. Hosted by a country that has held the Beautiful Game in high regard for much of the sport’s history, the opening match between host country Brazil and it...

Kanye West Shares an Alternate Version of adidas’s “The Wake Up Call” World Cup Commercial

EntertainmentComments ⋅ Jun 13, 2014
The web goes wild for Kanye West snippets, signified by $500 (unverified) clip purchases and previously with a new commercial courtesy of adidas Football. As the three-striped brand continues to whet appetites for both the World Cup and ‘YeR...

No Half Measures: How adidas is Gearing Up for the 2014 World Cup

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 13, 2014
“The FIFA World Cup is the biggest sporting stage on earth, and an intensely competitive tournament that can turn even the most disinterested fan into a face-painting, flag-waving football junkie.” The following originally appear...

Nike Football “The Last Game” Mega-Sized Footballer Figures

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 13, 2014
Following “The Last Game,” which was a short animation that Nike Football debuted a few days ago, we now have those characters personified via these mega-size football figures at Harbour City in Hong Kong. The figures depict some of the a...

Futura Designs Custom Poster for U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team

ArtsComments ⋅ Jun 12, 2014
After joining the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team campaign alongside Music Director Lupe Fiasco, USMNT Artistic Director Futura has unveiled a custom poster honoring the squad. A collage of different design elements, the piece includes the reno...

LRG World Cup Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 12, 2014
With the FIFA World Cup just around the corner, LRG presents its contribution to the celebration with a special football-themed collection. Embodying the same athleticism and healthy sense of national competition as the international tournament, the...

Great World Cup Goals Animated by Richard Swarbrick

EntertainmentComments ⋅ Jun 12, 2014
To whet your appetite for what’s to come in the FIFA World Cup starting tomorrow, artist and filmmaker Richard Swarbrick has produced this clip, which shows an animation of some of the greatest goals scored on the biggest stage. The visual enta...

FIFA 15 E3 Gameplay Trailer

EntertainmentComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2014
EA Sports’ acclaimed FIFA franchise is set to return this fall with FIFA 15. Offering the latest iteration of the football action fans know and love, FIFA 15 will once again run on the advanced Ignite engine on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC a...

Stussy 2014 Summer “NTRNTNL” Soccer Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2014
Stussy celebrates the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup with the soccer-inspired Summer 2014 “NTRNTNL” capsule collection. Taking cues from both on- and off-pitch styles, the collection includes everything from the jersey-esque “WT T...

Five Football Fans Weigh in on the 2014 World Cup in Brazil

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2014
We’re days away from kicking off the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. As the world tunes in to the opening match between host nation Brazil and their European rivals Croatia, we examine the relationship between football and some familiar names and fac...

Nissin Cup Noodle “Samurai in Brazil” Commercial

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 11, 2014
Instant ramen giant Nissin looks forward to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the arrival of Japan’s team in Brazil with the decidedly awesome “Samurai in Brazil.” Taking to the local streets, playgrounds and courts, a mysterious samurai...

A History of FIFA World Cup Kits From the Last 84 Years

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 10, 2014
Courtesy of The Guardian, we have here the comprehensive and interactive guide of the participating 32 teams’ football kits from the past 84 years. Most of us will not have had the chance to see these designs so we are fortunate to be presented...

Polls: Who Will Win the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil?

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jun 9, 2014
With the opening game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil a mere two days, opinions are divided on who will perform to expectations and who will flop. What is even more interesting this year is in the conditions the world’s finest will have to ad...