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Spark executives could be forgiven for gathering their staff today and playing a video of the locker-room scene from Any Given Sunday, in which Al Pacino gives arguably the finest sports speech in the history of cinema.

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"I don't know what to say really," starts Pacino, rocking from side to side like a tired grizzly bear who's taken a few too many blows in his life.

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"Three minutes to the biggest professional battle of our lives all

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