DAZN Enlists Neymar As Brand Ambassador In Spain
By Taruka Srivastav | February 27, 2019
OTT platform DAZN has rolled out in Spain with Brazilian footballer Neymar da Silva Santos Jr. as the brand ambassador.
DAZN content in Spain will include English Premier League football and MotoGP motorcycle racing priced at a monthly fee of €4.99. It will also air In Our Blood, the third DAZN original series, a three-part doc following the story of three motorcycling champions.
Also joining DAZN ambassadors list is former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho who will provide punditry.
Neymar said: “Growing up in Brazil instils a love of sports, especially football. Brazilians rally behind the teams and athletes they love. I think DAZN has the same type of passion towards sports and wanting to make it as easy and affordable as possible for people to enjoy. Sports should be available for everyone and I’m happy to join a brand that has this goal in their DNA.”
DAZN Group CEO Simon Denyer said: “This is the dawn of a new era for Spanish sport fans as they join the revolution of flexible, accessible and affordable sport that we are rolling out around the world. Spain is a nation of sport lovers and they are ready for change. They want a better way to watch and we are incredibly proud to be making that happen as we expand our rapidly growing international business.”