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Kobe Bryant and Turkish Airlines.. What?
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Turkish Airlines have just released their new commercial featuring soccer superstar Lionel Messi and NBA superstar Kobe Bryant. In the entertaining ad entitled "Legends on Board", Messi and Bryant compete for the attention of a young boy who sneaks into the first class cabin by demonstrating more than just their athletic skills.
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Tweet Remember when Kobe Bryant was picking up all types of foreign endorsement deals a year or so back? Well here is his entertaining new ad for Turkish Airlines, featuring FC Barcelona star Lionel Messi: Bryant’s sense of humor and overall public appeal has come a long way over the years, no? -ALR
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You know you're an international superstar when you get thrown in the cage against the best soccer player in the world. Kobe Bryant and Lionel Messi go one on one with each other in this funny Turkish Airlines Commercial trying to give this kid their autograph. Honestly this has nothing to do with the actual airline other than the fact that they are on a plane during the...
Modern-day sporting legends face-off: Lio Messi v Kobe Bryant - originally posted on Soccerlens.comLionel Messi goes all out against the Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard, Kobe Bryant. What they’re fighting over is an autograph, in this Turkish Airlines TV commercial.
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