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Bulgaria's Best Footballer Becomes UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

People | May 31, 2006, Wednesday // 00:00| Views: 6044 | Comments: 0
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Bulgaria's Best Footballer Becomes UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Bulgaria's best footballer Dimitar Berbatov became the first for the country goodwill ambassador for disabled children. Photo by Yuliana Nikolova (Sofia News Agency)

Bulgaria's best footballer Dimitar Berbatov became the first for the country goodwill ambassador for disabled children.

Berbatov joined UNICEF efforts in fight for the rights of the disabled children. "I am proud to be a part of that organization. I would like to use my popularity and to lobby for the rights of these children and to seek reforms that would ease their life," Berbatov said during Wednesday's press conference.

Tottenham's striker even revealed plans of organizing a charity game in Bulgaria that would include other footballers goodwill ambassadors like David Beckham.

"My dreams have already became reality, now I want to help these children start dreaming", Berbatov added.
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