AD OF THE DAY: Soccer Fans Who Hate Each Other Unwittingly Lead The Exact Same Lives

ESPN’s new commercial captures perfectly the ungrounded hatred soccer fans have for each other but with a twist. The spot, created by Wieden + Kennedy, shows a Manchester United and Manchester City fan talking about how bad their lives would be if they supported the other team. What they don’t know is that they are more alike than they think. They both have “crap jobs,” still live at home, and have similar girlfriends who even have the same name. 

The commercial features a translated version at the end to help decipher the British slang:

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