Neymar Jr shaking up poker in new role as PokerStars Cultural Ambassador

April 14, 2021inPoker

He’s a poker fanatic who just happens to be a Brazilian football star. Now Neymar Jr is adding a new role as our PokerStars Cultural Ambassador.

It’s the continuation of his partnership with PokerStars in which Neymar Jr will collaborate on a series of creative projects inspired by the world of culture… from art and design to music and more.

It combines Neymar Jr’s passions in one place, and he’ll be using it to shake up poker with a series of exciting experiences for the PokerStars community covering the world of music, culture, art, and design.

Read on to find out more.

Our new Cultural Ambassador Neymar Jr

To begin his role as Cultural Ambassador, Neymar Jr has curated a series of music playlists providing the ultimate soundtrack for every type of poker game. You can listen to Neymar Jr’s favourite songs now by clicking here.

Speaking about his new role Neymar Jr said…

“Poker is so much more than just the game. It is a community and a culture and that is what I love about it. I am excited to start this next chapter with PokerStars, and we are already collaborating on a number of key areas. Music is a real passion of mine, so that was first on the list, but there is much more to come. I am excited for you to see what else we have in store.”

But at the heart of this new role there’s always poker. And to celebrate PokerStars and Neymar Jr are also launching an exclusive Golden Chip giveaway.

Golden Chip Giveaway

The Golden Chip giveaway will award $850,000 in cash prizes. But in addition a number of limited edition Golden Chips have been hidden by PokerStars to be discovered over the next few weeks.

Each chip unlocks a high value prize… everything from signed merchandise and clothing, to once in a lifetime VIP experiences and gifts curated by Neymar Jr himself. Check out details of how to take part coming soon.

The announcement also coincides with the release of a new advert, which sees Neymar Jr shaking up the poker scene. Check those out on a screen near you.

Watch out for exclusive Neymar Jr themed giveaways

But this is only the start of the journey. There’s a lot more yet to be revealed at

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