Nike does it again, this time with a commercial featuring Cristiano Ronaldo and Rafael Nadal playing both tennis and soccer. To introduce their newest cleat, Mercurial Vapor VIII, Nike first has Ronaldo playing a match of tennis wearing the cleats against Nadal. Following the tennis match, they switch shoes and sports. Enjoy two of the top stars having some fun playing the beautiful game.
I love football. I play on Jogabo. What is Jogabo? It was co-founded by the well traveled Jeremy Melul, who we featured last year in one of our first "Five for Friday" entries. For those that love soccer, and want to keep playing, Jogabo provides you a way to keep playing the beautiful game. You can now play whenever you want and wherever you go and meet new people through it. No need to be a part of a club or a league anymore, Jogabo is revolutionizing the way we play football by making the beautiful game more social and open for all. Enjoy the YouTube, join Jogabo, and follow on twitter: @jogabodotcom
I am Zlatan. The mercurial striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic features in this parody with Pep Guardiola. Ibrahimovic is making headlines once again this season for AC MIlan, helping the club to the top of Seriie A table, but his days with FC Barcelona weren't as memorable. If you have three minutes to spare, this is a must-watch YouTube, which will have you laughing quite a bit. Warning, some words not suitable for kids. I am Zlatan.
The 17th Major League Soccer season kicks off this Saturday with five games on the schedule. NBC Sports first ever MLS broadcast takes place on Sunday March 11 at 3:00 pm ET when FC Dallas hosts New York Red Bulls. NBC has spent the past few months showcasing MLS in commercials during NHL and NFL games, and soccer fans are excited to see another network adding soccer to their programming. If the "All Rise" promo is anything to go by, NBC Sports will be the perfect network to help MLS continue to grow in America.