Jonathan Dos Santos is one of the hottest professional soccer players in the world right now, so it’s big news when he signs any sort of a long-term sponsorship. It’s especially big news when the new multi-year deal partners him with Herbalife Nutrition, which will become his official sports performance nutrition partner through the 2021 MLS season.
As part of the deal, Dos Santos will be featured in ads and other promotional events for Herbalife and will also have access to the Herbalife24 line of sports performance products, In a recent promo video for the company, Dos Santos explained that he was introduced to Herbalife24® Rebuild Strength in the LA Galaxy clubhouse and in the video he showed how he uses the product as part of a drink he’s named the “Banana Surprise.”
Dos Santos was born in Mexico City and joined FC Barcelona’s famed academy with his brother Giovani. They both worked their way to Barcelona’s first team and then joined Villarreal CF. In 2017, Jonathan and his brother joined the LA Galaxy as two of the team’s three Designated Players. Since joining the LA Galaxy, he has became a favorite of fans for his aggressive play and willingness to spend time with fans before and after games.
Herbalife was founded in 1980 and in the years since has become a force in the global fitness nutrition market. With a line of products devoted to helping people battle obesity and poor fitness, Herbalife and its Herbalife Nutrition independent distributors have changed the face of performance and fitness nutrition, weight management and personal care products. It continues to be one of the fast-growing companies in its sector.
Herbalife also is a proponent of corporate responsibility and social outreach through its Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) and its Casa Herbalife programs. Both programs work to help provide nutritious fitness and health products to low income families, focusing on the needs of young athletes.
The company also sponsors nearly 200 athletes including a number of Olympic teams, the LA Galaxy, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Jonathan Dos Santos. Herbalife has more than 8,000 employees worldwide with offices and distributors in more than 90 countries.