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Diego Maradona in Belarus: the legendary football player became chairman of the board of the club “Dynamo Brest”

The best player of the 20th century under the version of the site FIFA signed a contract and has already started searching for housing.

May 15, the Belarusian club “Dynamo Brest” announced the signing of a three-year contract with Diego Maradona – the world champion in 1986 as part of the Argentina national team took the post of chairman of the board. According to the representatives of the team, the legendary football player will be engaged in the strategic development of Dynamo and will work with the main departments of the club, including the children’s academy. The amount of the contract was not disclosed.

Maradona in his instagram confirmed the appointment, describing the post as “president of the club.” The last place of work of the specialist is the head coach of Al-Fujaira from the second division of the UAE.

In Belarus, Maradona has not yet come. Press secretary of the Brest Dynamo Olga Hizhinkova told the publication “Championship” that the presentation of the new chairman of the board will be held in the UAE. But, she said, after signing the contract, the Argentinean “had a rush” immediately to fly to Belarus to get acquainted with the team, the club and the city.

To his duties, Maradona will start after the World Cup 2018 in Russia – most of the time he will live in Brest, where he is already looking for housing. Under him, “Dynamo” has already opened new vacancies.

Until 2017, the investor of Dynamo was a sheikh from the United Arab Emirates, Paul Daer. About the current sponsors of the club’s representatives do not tell.

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