Articles by Ashley McIntyre

France v Nigeria: Round of 16 - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

France’s second-half renaissance pushes Les Bleus to quarterfinals

France defeated Nigeria by a score of 2-0 in Brazil’s capital city to secure their place in the quarterfinals. The knockout stages, along with the rest of this World Cup, have not disappointed. This riveting match featured its fair share of soaring headers, aggressive penalties and shots on goal. The first half was an undoubtable keepers duel,…

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Zlatan is impressed, America.

For the first time since Nike began this summer’s #AskZlatan campaign, Zlatan did not need to be asked a question. Instead, Zlatan gave an unsolicited pat on the back to the USMNT for their electric win against Ghana. No joke, America. Zlatan is proud of you. And it takes a lot to impress Zlatan.…

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Hey America: Zlatan believes in you

As part of Nike’s Risk Everything campaign, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is answering your questions via Twitter. But over the weekend, Zlatan had a message for the USMNT, as the stars and bars head into their first World Cup game against Ghana. Zlatan believes in America: Zlatan believes in you, America. Because you believe in Zlatan. —…