Essays Tagged: "FIFA World Cup"

Edson Arantes do Nascimento

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, more widely admired by the world as "Peléé", was born on October 23, 1940, in a small village in Brasil called Tr ... e;. His father, Joãão Ramos do Nascimento, or Dondinho, as he was known in the soccer world, was also a professional player. He was well-known as one of the best-heading players in his t ... 11, while playing for an uncoached team called Ameriquinha, he was discovered by a former Brasilian World Cup player named Waldemar de Brito. De Brito recognized Peléé's skills and invit ...

(6 pages) 52 0 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Fifa World Cup.Everything you need to know about the international soccer tournament held every 4 years. By:bigmac82

Today I will be talking about the Fifa World Cup! The FIFA world cup is a soccer tournament held every four years. It is the most pres ... thing. The next World Cup in 2006, will be in Germany.Many great players have run the fields in the FIFA World Cup. Legends like Pele and Baggio and current superstars such as Ronaldo and Beckham. Pel ... e Greatzky and Michael Jordan of soccer. In 1958, at the age of 17 Pele was first introduced to the FIFA World Cup. He scored three goals in the semi-final game against France and two goals in the fin ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

What are the different criteria/basis a marketer can use in order to segment consumer markets? Use examples to support your answer.

hase or use the purchased item" - Kotler. During festivities such as Christmas and now the upcoming Fifa World Cup, companies such as Coca-Cola in the latter occasion take this opportunity to promote ...

(4 pages) 160 0 4.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing


rldwide is the same: "We All Speak Football" and Coca-Cola broke down barriers through a variety of FIFA World Cup programs appealing to a wide range of audiences (The Coca-Cola Company, 2006).2.0 Con ...

(8 pages) 465 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Economic Impact Analysis: "World Cup 2006 in Germany"

this report is to discuss some of the direct and indirect economic impacts of a mega-event such as FIFA World Cup™ 2006. Currently I am living in Germany, 30km from one of 12 host cities for th ... f Football (Soccer in the U.S.) Since 2000 when the Federal Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), awarded the tournament to Germany, the country has experienced a healthy injection into its e ...

(9 pages) 47 0 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Electronic Arts Case Study

These sports games are based on real world sports. The most popular ones are Madden (NFL football), FIFA (world cup soccer), NBA (pro basketball), MLB (pro baseball), Tiger Woods Golf and several othe ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The importance of Media Planning in the soft drinks sector

ks are usually drunk cool.Another thing to bear in mind is that some big social events, such as the FIFA World Cup, the Olympics (the 2012 edition was especially significant in the UK, since they were ...

(7 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Sponsorship in action sports - snowboarding

ges, I am going to analyze various ways of sponsorships for snowboarders to get sponsored by famous world brands and progress in their sport career. Sponsorship is often misrepresented as being an act ... wing it to be better than its competitors. Titles are also important, especially British/ European/ World Champions or winners of big events which are widely known.Activity - A busy rider generally me ...

(17 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Soccer and Media

games involving the kicking of a ball. Games similar to soccer were played in China around 400 BC (FIFA). Around 200 AD the Romans played a game in which two teams tried to score by advancing a ball ... ans played a game in which two teams tried to score by advancing a ball across a line on the field (FIFA). Over time the rules of the game changed and each person interpreted the rules differently. Th ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers