Coca-Cola® – Making World Cup Dreams A Reality

Remember earlier this week when I was talking about four lucky youngsters that were taken by COPA Coca-Cola® to Brazil to be part of the COPA Coca-Cola® Camp and experience the 2014 FIFA World Cup™?

COPA Everything for Football Logo

Well, the COPA Coca-Cola® programme gave them the chance of a lifetime and many memorable experiences that they wouldn’t have had before. Not only was it their first international flight, they were thrown a welcome party (known as the White Party) where they celebrated their arrival in Brazil. Continue Reading

Coca-Cola® Give Back! – Brazil 2014


Sorry, let me take it down a notch… I don’t think there is a single South African that isn’t excited about the fast approaching 2014 FIFA World Cup™. We’re all still reminiscing about what a phenomenal experience it was when South Africa hosted it in 2010, the year that changed this English lad’s life and secured my safe passage to a career right here in Mzansi.

COPA Coca-Cola®

This year, Coca-Cola® wants to make sure that the true football fans and aspiring footballers are able to reach the action live (and not just one TV) so the COPA Coca-Cola® programme will be sending four (very, very lucky) young football players to Brazil for a once in a lifetime experience. Continue Reading

WIN – The brand new Asics Springbok jersey

Good morning folks!
It’s another day in sunny South Africa, and guess what? I’ve got more Springbok jerseys to giveaway!

Last week I gave away two jerseys on Twitter, yesterday I gave away one on Instagram, and today I’m going to give away two on here, this blog. Do you want to know how you can get your hands on this beauty:

Asics' Springboks - It's quite pretty, eh?

Asics’ Springboks – It’s quite pretty, eh?

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Who Cares The Most? – A Football Experiment

How often have you heard people say, “These players don’t care, where’s their passion!?” Well, Barclays heard that claim, so they did a little experiment.

Robert Pires & John Aldridge try out the #YouAreFootball heart rate monitors.

Robert Pires & John Aldridge try out the #YouAreFootball heart rate monitors.

Barclays’ little experiment involved taking a few Premier League superfans, some in their English hometowns and some thousands of miles away in South Africa, and kitting them up with a heart-rate monitor ahead of a big football game. Continue Reading