Luís Figo, football legend, joins SportyCo as an ambassador

The former Portuguese superstar will cooperate with SportyCo in promoting the project to the worldwide football audience. Following the footsteps of Ronaldinho and Roberto Carlos, with the latter joining the team in a more hands-on role, we are very happy to announce that former Real Madrid and Portugal football legend Luís Figo is joining the …

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Romanian football ‘slaves’

Florin Anitoiu was desperate. He has traveled 10 hours on an overnight train to give the interview for BBC in Bucharest. He wanted to tell the world how the game he grew up loving is keeping him prisoner. He is a young full-back for Metalul Resita in Romania’s second division. He has not been paid …

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Top 10 Footballers Who Grew Up Poor

Luis Suarez Una segunda piel que me acompaña. Les presento #Alphaskin 💪🏻 A layer that keeps up with me. This is #Alphaskin 💪🏻 A post shared by Luis Suarez (@luissuarez9) on Jan 12, 2018 at 7:42am PST Spent the first years of his life in Salto, he was playing shoeless football in the streets. Not …

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CR7 opens up about his childhood

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed the moment he truly began to follow his dream of becoming the world’s best footballer – when his mum came to watch him play! The Real Madrid forward has opened up about his childhood, which saw him fall in love with football on the Portuguese island of Madeira, before joining the …

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If the young Zlatan had SportyCo support

If SportyCo existed already in the 1990s, would it be easier to beat through a difficult childhood for one of the greatest football talents of the last decades Zlatan Ibrahimović? We are convinced that his thorny path to a professional footballer would be easier with us. At least – the city of Malmö would have …

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