[WORLD CUP 2014 COMMERCIALS]
stars and Jozy Altidore
, Sydney Leroux
, Luis Suarez, Robin van Persie
and Bastian Schweinsteiger
and a host of soccer stars join LeBron James
, Lil Wayne
and Serena Williams
in cameos for "The Game Before The Game," a five-minute ad for Beats by Dre that is being dubbed the mother of all World Cup commercials.
Beats by Dre, the headphone company that Apple recently bought for $3 billion, opens the ad with Neymar getting a pep talk from his father and shows off players and their pre-game rituals.
Other players featured include Thierry Henry
and fellow Frenchmen Bacary Sagna
and Blaise Matuidi
. Other World Cup players in the add are Spaniard Cesc Fabregas
, Englishman Daniel
, German Mario Goetze
and Javier Hernandez
, who prayers on his knees as his father, also a World Cup
player for Mexico, taught him to do before games.
The best part of the video may be the music track of the “Jungle,” by X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons.