FIFA World Cup is just started and will be the most happening events of this decade. This sporting gala event has always been a favorite of many with fans from across the world travelling to watch their countries battle and win in the 90 minute contest! Being played in the African Continent’s rainbow nation – South Africa, the game would be watched by millions around the world.
Facebook has its own share of communities which are burgeoning with the passage of every second minute and hour! The enthusiasm of fans and lovers of this sport is so strong that in one of the World Cup 2010 football community in Facebook, members are uploading their favorite videos at a frenetic pace!
Some of them are:
1. World Cup 2010: One of the most active pages on Facebook, this page has a regular stream of visitors who keep uploading videos and write comments. The very fact that you can see comments or videos pouring in gives a hint at the pent up excitement waiting to be unleashed on the 11th of June when the World Cup begins.
2. FIFA 10
3. World Cup on ESPN: Well, this page on ESPN and World Cup gives a detailed breakup of the matches, schedules, Team selector and much more. The info tab gives the entire itinerary of the games in detail An interesting application on this page is Gameface which lets you paint your face in the colors of the country you are supporting for. So, to dawn the colors of the country you r supporting, check out this application!
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Hairstyles for FIFA World Cup 2010:
While the above are pages providing action and information on FIFA, I came across another interesting but equally exciting event which goes unspotted during a World cup match. And that is the hair styles sported by fans cheering the teams as well as the players of different teams! Some of the players who caught the eye during the past World Cup wee players like
Valderrama of Columbia
Ruud Gullit of Holland
Ronaldo of Brazil
and others alike! Apart from the on the field action, this action on the head too would catch the attention of many fans across the world!
Here are the couple of interesting coverage on Footballer’s hair styles:
Watch streaming matches on Youtube – Videos and clips would be uploaded on the page of ESPN at the following link, where you could catch on the missed action anytime on the move!
Talk of some creative and interesting advertisements and this site brings up a list of ten such ads fom present as well as past which make you nostalgic and at the same time infuse a sense of excitement towards the game. My pick of the entire lot is the first advertisement pf Pepsi which has FIFA World Cup’s Song in it featuring stars like Messi, Henry and others. Even Nike’s advertisement- Write the Future is fantastic with snippy shots and thumping music in the background!
New Pepsi Advert – “Oh África” feat. Akon – Henry, Messi, Drogba, Arshavin, Lampard & Kaká
NIKE FOOTBALL WRITE THE FUTURE – FULL LENGTH VERSION
FIFA World Cup 2010 Schedule:
Schedule with Customized India Timings for all the matches – Indian time for the all matches is available at the following site at Kokkada, which converts the time schedule to Indian Standard Time.
Eye Catchy Wallpapers
Also came across some site where you could find some nice eye catchy wall papers through which you could cheer your teams as well as you favorite stars!
Last but not least – catch the action of FIFA World Cup 2010 at WittyFlair
We at Wittysparks too shall be providing updates and interesting snippets after every match, so watch this space for some live action!