Former Brazilian football superstar Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, commonly known as “Ronaldinho Gaucho” is set to visit Kenya, according to reports.
Nation Sport has established that Ronaldinho a brand ambassador of betting firm Betika will arrive in Nairobi on November 9 on a three-day visit courtesy of the betting firm
He will thereafter grace a grass roots football match in Kisumu County, mentor upcoming footballers and also open a Betika shop.
explained media personality Carol Radull. Ronaldinho is considered one of the most talented footballers in the history of the game, and certainly of his generation.
He enjoyed a stellar 17-year career playing for top European clubs including Barcelona, AC Milan and Paris St Germain. He is a World Cup winner and UEFA Champions League champion.
Other football stars that have visited Kenya in recent years include ex-Liverpool star Bruce Grobbelaar, Nigerian Yakubu Ayegbeni, Frenchmen Thierry Henry and Robert Pires and German World Cup winner Lothar Matthäus.