Barcelona sign Brazillian player Ronaldinho as club ambassador
February 4 , 2017
Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho is all set to return to his former club Barcelona, but as a club ambassador this time. The 36-year-old has spend five seasons at Camp Nou before moving on. And in his new role, he will come back in a new guise representing the side off the pitch.
Ronaldinho will also be an integral part of the Legends project, a team of former players who will help to globalise the Barcas brand and promote its values. The former player will also take part in clinics, training sessions and institutional events, among other activities organised by the club."
Through FCBEscola, FC Barcelona and Ronaldinho's football academies will work out on possible ways to join hands both in terms of the brand and possible associations with the same.
The player will be a part of the opening and ending ceremonies at some schools and will attend activities wherein he will share his experience in educational talks.
The club also said that the 36-year-old will also take part in FC Barcelona Foundation events related to UNICEF. Ronaldinho still hasn't offcially retired, but has been without a club since 2015.