LeBron James and Virgil van Dijk join forces as UTA announces new ROOF deal

The United Talent Agency (UTA) and sports agency Klutch Sports Group (KLUTCH) have acquired ROOF Agency, bringing together top football stars like Virgil van Dijk, Sadio Mane, Kai Havertz and others with athletes like LeBron James, Jalen Hurts and Aja Wilson. Managing director Neil Fewings expressed excitement about the partnership, highlighting the cultural fit and synergies that will allow for collaboration on a global scale.

Co-founder and managing director Bjorn Bezemer also expressed enthusiasm for the partnership, noting the access to industry-leading resources that will benefit clients and expand global reach. The partnership aims to broaden ROOF’s market position in the global football market and collaborate with KLUTCH to innovate representation for a new generation of top football stars.

ROOF will continue to operate under its current name and leadership, playing a key role in the global sports platform led by UTA Sports co-heads Rich Paul and Andrew Thau. Paul emphasized the alignment of values and client-first approach shared by ROOF and KLUTCH, highlighting a mutual commitment to bringing new energy to the world of football through empowerment, storytelling, and forward thinking.

The partnership between ROOF, UTA, and KLUTCH is set to drive innovation

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