KEVIN DE BRUYNE has turn into the most recent Premier League star to hitch Jay-Z’s Roc Nation company.
The Manchester Metropolis midfielder, 27, has a industrial tie-up with the corporate owned by the hip-hop mogul.
They’ll take care of his pursuits away from the pitch after he agreed a brand new five-year deal to remain on the Etihad Stadium a 12 months in the past, which was negotiated by his long-term agent Patrick De Koster.
De Bruyne joins his Belgium team-mate Romelu Lukaku at Roc Nation, who’ve an enormous presence in American sport and have been attempting to interrupt into soccer.
Their present shoppers additionally embody Manchester United centre-back Eric Bailly and Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng.
Lukaku has secured a profitable boot take care of Puma since becoming a member of the company and has been one of many faces of the sportswear giants.
De Bruyne, 27, has a long-term take care of Nike however his branding potential is seen as monumental since returning to the Premier League and enjoying a key function in Metropolis’s success.
He received the Premier League final season and has received the EFL Cup in three of the final 4 years since arriving from Wolfsburg.
The ex-Chelsea star is ready to return from a hamstring harm after the worldwide break.
Pep Guardiola was contemplating utilizing him towards Swansea within the FA Cup on the weekend however gave him extra time to organize for Metropolis’s quadruple bid as a precaution.