Archive for the 'Adidas' Category

January 19th, 2015

Watch “There Will Be Haters” feat. Suárez, Bale, James and Benzema – adidas Football #ThereWillBeHaters – Its PERFECT

Gareth Bale, James Rodríguez, Luis Suárez and Karim Benzema have some shiny new boots. Get yours at adidas.com/football. #ThereWillBeHaters * This commercial is incredible.
January 9th, 2015

adidas Originals :: Original Superstar

When the Superstar shoe was first launched by adidas back in 1969, the word ‘Superstar’ was unambiguous. Today, the word has been corrupted to the point of confusion. This year adidas Originals sets out to question what it means to be a superstar, beginning with this film featuring Pharrell Williams, David Beckham, Rita Ora and Damian Lillard.
January 1st, 2015

Video :: adidas is pronounced “AH-dee-das” + Other Brand Names

Be it because of a language barrier or just bad planning on the company's part, many people go around mispronouncing high-profile brand names. - Business Insider * I've been seeing a lot of run this week on the internets about Americans mispronouncing adidas. Lots of sites writing about this.... I kind of feel like soccer peeps already knew ...
January 1st, 2015

Video :: adidas and Puma in HERZOGENAURACH, Germany Have Come to a Truce

For almost 70 years, people in Herzogenaurach, Germany, have been fighting a civil war over Adidas and Puma shoes. But peace may be at hand. If you don't know the story and the history of the adidas v. Puma rivalry (if you are at TOW, you should know it), there is a great book that you can read to get you up to speed. Its called Sneaker Wars and its ...
December 30th, 2014

2014 – A Look Back

Every year around this time we look back on what transpired over the past twelve months one last time, before thinking solely about the next twelve. And these past twelve months have been pretty interesting. Especially as an American soccer fan. Lots has transpired. People continually talk about soccer being the sport of the future in America, and I ...
November 25th, 2014

Sony Won’t Renew FIFA Sponsorship

The FIFA Chronicles continue. With all the extra shadiness that seems to be going on with FIFA these days, and the withholding of the Garcia report. Now it looks like some major sponsors are trying to distance themselves from FIFA. Yesterday we heard that Coca-Cola was calling on the Garcia report to be made public, and now the Washington Post is ...
November 19th, 2014

A Boot Story – Dan Kennedy

Every soccer player has their own unique boot story, a story about pairs in their past that made a significant lasting impression on how they remember the beautiful game. Sometimes it relates to a pair that produced that one magical moment during their career, maybe a spectacular goal or the time they played against a certain player. For others, it can ...
November 13th, 2014

New Kit Alert :: NYCFC and David Villa Unveil Inaugural Home Kit – adidas

"There's only one first kit." - NYCFC David Villa, NYCFC's first player unveils the first NYCFC kit. The jersey features the Club’s badge, chosen by fans, which is inspired by the old New York City Subway Token, created by the Transit Authority in 1953 and used for 50 years as the standard fare for a ride. The last version of the token had a ...