Posts tagged: Coca Cola

Remember Roger Milla’s goals, not his celebration

Cameroon’s World Cup performance in 1990 was Africa’s breakthrough. They beat the world champions, Argentina, a Romania side starring Gheorghe Hagi, and Carlos Valderrama’s Colombia. In the quarter finals the Indomitable Lions were leading England 2-1 with just seven minutes left to play, before Gary Lineker’s two penalties finally knocked them out. Cameroon’s success changed [...]

“Do you know who we are?”

I really don’t know where to start with this. Bad acting, a terrible song and a generous helping of Africa cliches. Still, kudos to Pepsi for managing to make an advert about the World Cup despite not being able to actually mention the World Cup (their rivals Coca Cola are one of the tournament’s main [...]