Vauxhall, the England team sponsor, has today released a celebratory video to commemorate Ashley Cole’s 100th cap for his country.
Online PR News – 08-February-2013 – Luton – Vauxhall, the England team sponsor, has today released a celebratory video to commemorate Ashley Cole's 100th cap for his country.
The video, which is available on YouTube and titled 'Glorious,' provides a look back at Ashley Cole singing the national anthem during a number of his 100 appearances for England.
Cole, will win his 100th cap against Brazil at Wembley on the 6th of February and join an illustrious list of players with 100 caps including Peter Shilton (125), David Beckham (115), Bobby Moore (108), Bobby Charlton (106), Billy Wright (105) and current captain Steven Gerrard (100).
“The national anthem always makes the hair on the back of your neck stand up before the game and I feel honoured to have played for my country.”
The England left back, who also took part in a question and answer session with fans through Vauxhall’s dedicated England football twitter account (@VauxhallEngland), commented: “I am very proud to have received 100 caps for England and grateful to Vauxhall for commemorating it with this video."
"The national anthem always makes the hair on the back of your neck stand up before the game and I feel honoured to have played for my country."
Peter Hope, Marketing Director at Vauxhall, said; "As proud sponsors of Home Nations football we are delighted to celebrate Ashley Cole’s achievement with this video and congratulate him on his career for England."
The video can be viewed on YouTube and is being seeded to fans and followers of Vauxhall England across multiple platforms including the Vauxhall Football website and the FA England Facebook page, which has over 1.6m followers.
Watch the full video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QShkH3gMg8Y
View Ashley Cole's fans question and answer session with the England fans - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuaKT-KRNuE
For more information go to Vauxhall's dedicated football website www.vauxhallfootball.co.uk
Vauxhall Motors has been manufacturing motor vehicles in the UK continuously since 1903. Vauxhall’s range spans all mainstream sectors of the vehicle market with best-selling model names such as Corsa, Astra, Meriva, Zafira and Insignia regularly in the top ten of the sales charts. Vauxhall is also the largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the UK and its parent company General Motors' 4th largest global market.