World Cup: ESPN set to unveil first 2014 promo spot featuring Lionel Messi, other soccer legends

We may still be a little more than five months away from the start of the World Cup, but the hype machine is already getting revved up.

ESPN, the English-language home of the World Cup in the USA, on Tuesday announced that it will be running its first promotional spot during Wednesday's college football telecast of the Rose Bowl.

But you don't have to wait that long to see it. Catch the longer, 90-second version of the spot above.

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