INTERNATIONAL

Top 10 Rich Footballers in 2014

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is now the richest footballer in the world with a total estimated earnings of €148m. David Beckham was named the richest footballer in 2013, but after his retirement, he was ousted for the contest for the yearly rich list of footballers. 1. Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid €148m (R2.2 billion) 2. Lionel Messi, Barcelona €146m (R2.18 ...

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Ibrahimovic wants the world to “Dare to Zlatan”

Sweden and Paris St Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of the best footballers on the planet. His secret is simple: he’s prepared to take risks – and never plays it safe. Nike’s ‘Dare to Zlatan’ campaign celebrates the fearless attitude of one of the world’s most iconic players and, in doing so, inspires the next generation of young footballers ...

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adidas launches Carnaval Pack

Colourful new football boot collection celebrates Brazil´s most iconic tradition – adidas is proud to unveil Carnaval Pack: a series of sleekly designed football boots inspired by Carnaval; the festival that brings millions of people to Brazil every year. Brazilians and tourists flocked to Rio de Janeiro over the weekend to enjoy the most famous festival in the world, and ...

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SA Footballer impresses at Nike Chance Global

From 43 players representing 33 countries, five young amateur footballers, including a South African, were selected to join the Nike Academy as the Nike Chance Final Showcase played out at St George’s Park – the English Football Association’s national football centre of excellence – in the United Kingdom, this weekend. 17-year old South African mid-fielder, Waylan Rooi; New Zealander mid-fielder, ...

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