Thiago Silva and Andrés Iniesta Named Nissan UEFA Ambassadors
Nissan has confirmed that Andrés Iniesta, Barcelona and Spain central midfielder and three-time UEFA Champions League winner, as well as Thiago Silva, central defender and Brazil and Paris Saint-Germain captain, will both be global ambassadors for the company’s UEFA Champions League partnership.
“Nissan is absolutely delighted to welcome Andrés and Thiago to the Nissan family as our UEFA Champions League ambassadors, and we are really excited that they will be heavily involved in our brand new global advertising campaign,” said Bastien Schupp, Nissan Europe’s Vice President of Marketing. “As two of the game’s leading players who have won multiple titles between them, Andrés and Thiago will bring their passion and enthusiasm to Nissan and together we will innovate to excite the fans.”
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“I’m thrilled to work with Nissan on their partnership with the UEFA Champions League,” said Iniesta. “Having won the tournament three times in my career, the competition is very special to me and takes a tremendous amount of hard work and innovation to win. It remains one of the most exciting competitions in the world, and I’m looking forward to sharing that with the fans.”
“I’m very happy to be working with Nissan over the upcoming football season. The UEFA Champions League is a great tournament, which features some of the best teams, players, managers and innovators in the game. The week-in-week-out drama on and off the pitch over a season truly excites and is what fans thrive on.”
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