Portugal’s former Barcelona, Real Madrid and Inter Milan star Luis Figo has been confirmed as a guest at the 2nd Croatia Sports Conference which is to be held in the Croatian capital Zagreb on 13 and 14 September.
Figo will join a host of well-known sports people from the region, as well as a number of experts and journalist when the second annual conference is held at the Hypo Centre in Zagreb.
“Figo will attend the conference and take part in a panel discussion about sports management, managing projects, clubs and players,” said project director Marko Lasić at a press conference.
Some of the topics to be discussed during the conference include a regional football league, sports betting, technology in sport and the University Games in Zagreb and Rijeka in 2016. Figo was the 2000 European Footballer of the Year and the 2001 FIFA World Player of the Year.