Heineken: No More Excuses

Heineken, a beer brand, increased brand loyalty and made the UEFA Champions League (UCL) games a more important occasion by enlisting football manager José Mourinho to spread the message to football fans globally.

Advertiser: Heineken Brand: Heineken Agency: In house Country: Global

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A big event. An even bigger problem for Heineken.

In 2005 Heineken became official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League (UCL) - the most prestigious club tournament in football. All around the world, almost lbn people watch every year. Despite it being a European tournament, 67% watch outside of Europe. The Final is the most viewed sporting event in the world.

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