Luis Figo has aligned with sportsbook and casino platform provider Digitain as brand ambassador in a move that the group says will prove to be a “very exciting and successful collaboration”.
The former Portugal international, who was capped 127 times and scored 32 goals after making his debut in October 1991, is lauded by Digitain as “one of the finest players of his generation”.
“I welcome the footballing legend that is Luís Figo to the Digitain family and I am delighted that he is to become our brand ambassador,” stated Vardges Vardanyan, founder of the Digitain Group.
“As an igaming company with a global reach, producing cutting edge, sports betting solutions, there is no-one better than Figo, with his peerless reputation, history and winning attitude, to represent the quality, innovation and effectiveness of our sportsbook. I look forward to a very exciting and successful collaboration with this legend of the sport.”
The former Sporting Clube de Portugal, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Inter Milan, won the Ballon d’Or in 2000 and also received the award of FIFA World Player of the Year in 2001.
Among the honours gained during his professional career are four La Liga titles, four Serie A titles, one Intercontinental Cup and a UEFA Champions league honour.
“I am delighted to be part of this exciting collaboration and I look forward to representing Digitain as brand ambassador,” Figo stated.
“Digitain is a long established and progressive igaming organisation that produces a wide range of effective igaming solutions, including an award-winning sportsbook, for partners across the globe.
“Their reputation for exceptional products and customer focus, made my decision to become brand ambassador an easy one.”