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Is a soccer ball faster than a speeding bullet?

Posted by ZA on August 12, 2009

In the latest commercial from Adidas  soccer superstar Riquelme plays keep away with a soccer ball while two guys try to shoot it with paint balls.  Riquelme dribbles, juggles and jukes for 30 seconds while the field around him is peppered with shots.  But none of the paint balls ever touch the soccer ball and the commercial ends with Riquelme quoting a famous Maradona line about keeping the ball clean.  More the origins of that line in this AdAge story.  Below is the video:

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