London, UK (PRWEB) March 21, 2008
Fabien Barthez has joined the Team770.
This World Champion renowned for his self-control and his performances is today the new Ambassador of the Poker770 French on-line site.
The former mythical goalkeeper of the French national team, Marseilles, and Manchester United has an impressive list of football achievements: over 85 caps and endless titles: winner of Champions League in '93, the World Cup Champion in '98, European Football Championship in 2000, double French and English Champions League.
Officially retired from football since April 2007, Fabien Barthez has nonetheless not forgotten his taste of the game and a high-level sport.
Having been regularly training at poker with his team mates and recently with the players from the FC Nantes team, his last club, we also had the opportunity to see him play at the Aces Tournament in the 2007 Estelle Denis' celebrity edition. But his latest and greatest performance has taken place during last year's big tournament for charity organised as a fringe activity of the Cannes Film Festival. 'Fabulous Fab', who then played against actor Mickey Rourke and the film-maker Abel Ferrara, among others, great poker lovers, has won not less than $500 000 for the profit of an ill child!
Fabien Barthez has decided to take the plunge and join the http://www.team770.com to live his passion to the full. He has thereby joined Pascal Perrault alias PP le Bandit and Thomas Fougeron alias Fougan, both of them renowned champions in the world of Poker.
In order to celebrate his appearance, Poker770 has organised an entirely football-oriented tournament by offering you a $3 500 VIP package to win for Euro 2008. It consists of two seats for the France-Italy match from Tuesday 17th June in Zurich (Switzerland), the return ticket trip and an all-inclusive 4 star hotel. On top of that, the winners will leave with your cap autographed by the new Poker770's ambassador.
For all the information go to : http://www.poker770.com
Poker770 is a French on-line Poker room which has been running since January 2005 and is part of The Casino770 Group which has been established for the last 6 years.
Poker770 is above all:
The largest freerolls offers on the Net.
a room where you can take part in different Poker games, namely the most popular one - Texas Hold'em. a conviviality with 35 000 players simultaneously connected on over 5 000 tables thanks to the ipoker network (being part of the Playtech society listed on the London Stock Exchange). Poker770 has also created a 100% free and game-oriented Poker school with the aim of teaching all the interested players the rudiments of poker and bluff: http://www.poker770.net
Tel : +33 (0)1 53 01 38 74
E-mail : marketing(at)poker770.com