Sportsbet.io Signs Footballer Kanu to Ambassador Deal

Online sportsbetting and casino brand Sportsbet.io has announced that they've signed Nigerian footballer Nwankwo Kanu to a four-year brand ambassadorship deal.

The agreement will see Kanu working with Sportsbet.io to help promote the brand, appearing in different marketing materials such as advertisements. Kanu played more than 500 club matches, scoring 124 goals during his career. He also played 86 games for Nigeria, scoring 26 goals during that time.

In addition to paying Kanu, Sportsbet.io also announced that that they've donated to the Kanu Heart Foundation, which helps Nigerian children with heart diseases seek treatment.

Sporstbet.io is known for its crypto support, as it allows gamblers to deposit, play, and withdraw using various cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.

Speaking about the deal Kanu said, "Signing for Sportsbet.io was the perfect opportunity to join the crypto revolution. I've already seen how crypto can be a force for good in our world, with the Kanu Heart Foundation receiving significant Bitcoin donations."

Sportsbet.io Head of Africa Albert Climent also commented, adding: "Nwankwo Kanu needs no introduction, he's a true football legend and it's an absolute honour to see him join Team Sportsbet.io."

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Kingston Li // Asia Correspondent
Kingston Li
Kingston is a big fan of Baccarat and Texas Hold'em Poker and has tested his skills in tournaments around Asia and the world. He covers the latest gambling news from Asia for Casino Listings. In his spare time, Kingston enjoys hiking, video gaming, and playing disc golf.

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