“Football Anonymous gives security to traders,” says businessman Ronaldo Fenômeno today
SAF (Sociedade Anônima do Futebol) is the highway of no return and maybe solely Corinthians and Flamengo, the 2 golf equipment with the largest followers in Brazil, can survive this transfer, mentioned this Wednesday (3) Ronaldo Nazário de Lima, o Phenomena, in Expert XP throughout, the largest funding competition on this planet (to watch the talks on-line or reside in São Paulo, register right here).
Ronaldo Nazário was the star of Expert’s first day-end convention, hosted by presenter Glenda Kozlowski and Pedro Mesquita, head of XP’s funding financial institution (and head of the realm that brokered the sale of Cruzeiro to Ronaldo); and Botafogo, for the American John Textor).
The phenomenon additionally mentioned on the occasion that the SAFs aren’t the one approach for Brazilian soccer, however the creation of the league “undoubtedly” is. “I don’t assume so [a SAF] be distinctive as a result of there are examples of golf equipment on this planet like Real Madrid, which is an affiliation, however with skilled administration”.
“I do not see every other approach for the evolution of Brazilian soccer, other than making a league. And you see large firms like XP believing in Brazilian soccer, within the potential of the soccer business. We have unimaginable years forward of us”, mentioned the previous participant and now businessman. “By the top of the 12 months we may have a very good consequence to create a league. It is one other step in the direction of the professionalization of Brazilian soccer”.
SAF and the league
The SAFs have been created with the purpose of professionalizing the administration of Brazilian soccer, and in current months large golf equipment comparable to Cruzeiro, Botafogo and Vasco, which have been in severe monetary disaster, have been bought to businessmen like Ronaldo (who additionally owns them). Real Valladolid, a Spanish membership that performs within the first division of the native championship).
The league, alternatively, is an try to unite the Brazilian golf equipment, in order that they – and never the CBF (Brazilian Football Confederation) – begin organizing the Brazilian Championship. The negotiations are for the nation’s 40 largest golf equipment (who compete in Brasileiro’s Serie A and B) to type the league, whereas the CBF shall be liable for Serie C and D, of Brazilian soccer. staff, arbitration and the World Cup. From Brazil.
“The SAF is a really attention-grabbing departure. It gives the investor a whole lot of authorized certainty. Many golf equipment will be a part of the SAF within the close to future. Perhaps Corinthians and Flamengo will handle to survive this transfer, however all the opposite golf equipment will steadily turn out to be SAF”, mentioned Ronaldo. “It is a motion with out return. Nowadays golf equipment have to work professionally”.
In his speech on the occasion, Ronaldo mentioned that he had no intention of shopping for Cruzeiro – or every other membership within the nation – however that he noticed a chance. “I had no intention of buying in Brazil, due to the dearth of authorized security till then. But I obtained confused [a possibilidade] Because of my previous with Cruzeiro”.
“I left there very younger, it was Cruzeiro that opened the doorways to the world. Having the chance to flip Cruzeiro round… I noticed a really nice potential, however I additionally noticed the scale of the debt”, introduced one of many biggest gamers of all time.
Herbs and the professionalization of soccer
The phenomenon additionally mentioned that “the extent of Brazilian soccer will develop loads” with the administration and gave the grass of Brazil for example. “Brazilian soccer doesn’t have a typical soccer area. You play within the southeast and it is grassy; You go to the northeast and it is one other; In the south is one other. It looks as if a small factor, it is simply grass, however it’s not.’
“The velocity of the ball modifications, the participant additionally will get bored with operating on softer grass. Often, we watch Brazilian soccer and assume it is slower. It is due to the grass that isn’t appropriate”, says Ronaldo. League and Premier League [o Campeonato Inglês], it’s protocol to moist the grass 10 minutes earlier than the sport, to give the sport extra velocity. To be extra dynamic, to have extra possibilities to rating. We haven’t got that in Brazil.”
He additionally mentions the sale of broadcast rights to the Brazilian Championship, which might be re-centralized with the creation of the league. “This occurred in England, in Spain. All golf equipment will make 30% to 40% extra money in the event that they promote [os direitos de transmissão] collectively”. “There is loads to do in Brazilian soccer”.