PepsiCo has launched its latest global television advert, featuring a raft of well-known soccer players, to promote its Pepsi cola brand.

The interactive spot, which stars Robin van Persie, David Luiz, Sergio Ramos, Sergio Aguero, Jack Wilshere and Lionel Messi, is set to air in 100 countries, the company announced today (2 April). The two-minute ad, with the tagline ‘Now is What You Make It’', also features singer Janelle Monae performing the David Bowie track ‘Heroes’.

Financial details behind the ad spend were not disclosed.

PepsiCo said the ad is the latest instalment of a year-long football-related campaign for its flagship cola brand. 

Earlier today the Coca-Cola Co also launched a new TV ad off the back of its official sponsorship of this summer's FIFA World Cup