ESPN has released all 32 World Cup-themed posters for Brazil 2014. The entire series is designed exclusively for ESPN by Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira. The 33 portraits, created in collaboration with creative agency Wieden + Kennedy New York, feature a rendition of stories and key players from each of the 32 nations competing in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The 33rd image depicts the ultimate goal for all 32 teams, a place in the final at Maracanã stadium in the shadow of Christ the Redeemer.
ESPN’s 2014 FIFA World Cup marketing campaign will utilize the images as team identifiers throughout the tournament across TV, digital and out of home.
The countries represented in the new posters include: Algeria, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cameroon, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Ecuador, England, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Honduras, Iran, Japan, Netherlands, Nigeria, Russia, South Korea, Switzerland, United States and Uruguay. Previously, ESPN had released the portraits for Argentina, Belgium, France, Italy, Ivory Coast, Mexico, Portugal and Spain.
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Browse through the entire set of 33 posters: