Juan Carlos Unzué has become one of the most important ambassadors of the Commonwealth in Spain. The one who was a goalkeeper for Barça, Sevilla or Oviedo, among others, is affected by said illness, but it does not prevent him from continuing with his impetus to work.


Juan Carlos Unzué promotes a friendly between Barça and Manchester City to fight against ELA


Juan Carlos Unzué promotes a friendly between Barça and Manchester City to fight against ELA

Thanks to his role as coach, both first and second, and especially recognized for being Luis Enrique’s second in the Barça ranks, Unzué has joined the list of analysts at DAZN Along with other great ex-football players such as David Villa, Guti or Juanfran.

“I will not charge anything to do this job. I want the full amount of my collaborations to be donated by DAZN to Foundations that work to support people with ALS and encourage research into the disease, ”says the former goalkeeper in statements to the platform.


Laporta, Unzué and Guardiola pose to promote the match.


Unzué, Barça and City join forces in a charity match against ELA

“That illusion for football. Illusion to explain, from my experience, what you see in the games and what the teams are doing. And also try to differentiate myself with the tactical sense, ”he explained after joining DAZN as a commentator.

Unzué was forced to leave football practice as a coach in 2020 after being diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosus. Since then, he has become an ambassador for the disease, making his visibility public.