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Adidas takes the cake again

After the quarterfinal round of the Jersey Manufacturers’ World Cup, Adidas has taken an insurmountable lead.  With only 12 points left to be awarded in the four remaining matches, Adidas has a 19 point lead over Nike.  With Nike’s 18 … Continue reading

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End of the group stage

They have wrapped up the group stage of the jersey manufacturer’s world cup. Joma has moved out of a tie for last — otherwise the standings remain the same: Adidas 50 points Nike 40 Puma 22 Brooks 6 Umbro 5 … Continue reading

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Updated World Cup standings

After 23 matches Adidas and Nike have pulled away from Puma a bit and Brooks, Umbro, Joma, and Legea are way at the back.  You’d expect that since those companies could only afford one team each.  Nike pulled ahead briefly … Continue reading

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The return of the Jersey Manufacturers’ World Cup

If it’s June 2010 it must be time for the Jersey Manufacturers’ World Cup.  Every four years the representatives of the major soccer jersey manufacturers get together to decide which manufacturer has spent their advertising money the best.  Each team … Continue reading

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Adidas takes the cake!

So Adidas’s French team was able to overcome Nike’s Portuguese team and clinched the championship for Adidas.  Too bad for Puma they’re too far behind Nike to make it into second place.  The standings will remain the same regardless of … Continue reading

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World Cup final today

This is so exciting.  It all comes down to this:  the World Cup will be decided today.  Not the lame official Fifa World Cup Presented By Adidas (TM), but the jersey manufacturers’ World Cup.  Yesterday Puma, represented by some Italian … Continue reading

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New and improved World Cup jersey standings

Changed the standings system.  I couldn’t figure out how to weight the various rounds so I just give the usual 3 points for a win and 1 for a draw all the way through both parts of the tournament.  These … Continue reading

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