Why are barcalona fc sponsored by unicef?
Barcelona is not sponsored by UNICEF but has parterned with UNICEF and pledged a anual obligation to donate 1.5 million euros for the children to the organistion.
A: Yes. A: Yes and no. FC Barcelona carries Unicef's logo on their shirts. Yet it is FC Barcelona which donates Unicef €1.5 million per year in order to do so and not the other way round. As of season 2011-2012, FC Barcelona also carries the Qatar Foundation as their shirt sponsor (which does pay the club money for that privilege).
That's for UNICEF to decide in this case. Lionel Messi, FC Barcelona player, will work to highlight the challenges faced by especially vulnerable children. He will work with UNICEF on a series of activities aimed at supporting children's rights. Messi joins an extraordinary list of UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors, including Orlando Bloom, Shakira Mebarak, Ricky Martin and Mia Farrow. FC Barcelona and UNICEF have established a fruitful collaboration. The name and logo of UNICEF appear on…