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Wednesday 24 September 2014

Irish mini Messi (10) shows off mind-blowing football skills in new McDonalds viral ad

Published 25/05/2014 | 13:15

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Ciaran Duffy performaing a freestyle routine on the streets of Dublin

Ciaran Duffy has a big future ahead of him if these outrageous skills are anything to go by.

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The 10-year-old features in a new ad for McDonalds for the upcoming World Cup in Brazil and the level of this kid's talents will blow you away.

Ciaran, who plays for the Shamrock Rovers under-11s, was flown to Rio to take part in the advert after a successful interview on skype.

One of the trick shots he performs shows him kicking the ball against a wall and into a basket on a moving escalator.

The advert includes young freestyle acts from Argentina, brazil and other countries.

The young student from Scoil Crónáin in Rathcoole has a big future ahead of him and is already a member of the Manchester United Academy, centre of excellence.

Here is the advert:

and here is his performance on the Saturday Night Show in 2012:

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