New Kobe ad shows his soccer skills

By Lang Whitaker,

ALL BALL NERVE CENTERKobe Bryant has talked frequently about his love for soccer, which began when he was a kid growing up in Italy. His favorite team back then was A.C. Milan, but these days he supports FC Barcelona with his buddy Messi. And with the World Cup just weeks away, a new ad from Panini celebrates soccer as Kobe’s first love. Nice form, Kobe…

VIDEO: Kobe for Panini


  1. The Other Guy says:

    Misleading title alert!!!!! No part of this shows any soccer skills from Kobe Bryant.

  2. v1rkes says:

    kobe NBA fans miss you! get well soon!

  3. bball says:

    “I collect the fifa World Cup sticker collection”. Ok Kobe

  4. Bryan Moore says:

    Go Lakers! Love you Christina Moore

  5. Kome the Black Dumba says:

    Before I got the max deal, I was injured. After I got the max deal, I was injured.

    P.S. Love the Panini stickers! and I think I got those transformers G1 stickers way back.

  6. BRobinson says:


  7. jty7271 says:

    I highly doubt Kobe collects stickers.