There has been an interesting development where Denilson, the famed winner of the Brazilian FIFA World Cup, has been signed on as the brand ambassador for 888poker which is the second biggest online website for poker games in the world. They rank right after pokerstars.
With 888pokerr signing up Denilson as their brand ambassador they are hoping that the association of his name with their brand will catapult the brand to the next level.
Denilson is one of the popular football players of Brazil. He represented the country in the FIFA World Cup, 2002 where the country won in the finals.
Denilson was known for his contributions though the same tournament saw the rise of players like Ronaldo, who became more popular and is now the brand ambassador of poker stars. The Denilson’s career has been dotted with several successes. For instance, the La Liga stint in his playing career has been successful and the final years of his career, he has played in different clubs like FC Dallas in US, FC Girondins de Bordeaux in the country of France and others in countries like Vietnam as well as in Greece.
Like pokerstars, 888poker is also set to cash in on the Latin American football heroes as the football prediction arena has been gaining in popularity. Also the association of such large names definitely adds credibility to the sites. For instance, in the current polls that were held for voting for Beckham to be the next coach for England, the predictions are seen to play a vital role in influencing the decisions of the crowds and that of the public. Indeed, Denilson has stated his fascination for poker games and he admitted that he was new to the arena. He is hoping to learn the ropes of the game and one of the best players in poker from Brazil, Bruno Foster would be coaching him in the different poker games.