Lovely Feyenoord advert: van Bronckhorst reunited with long-lost stuffed elephant

Posted by Chris Wright

Feyenoord just signed a new shirt sponsor deal with Diergaarde Blijdorp zoo in Rotterdam and chose to mark it with a really rather lovely advert starring Feyenoord assistant coach Giovanni van Bronkhorst. The former Dutch international first heartbreakingly loses, then is finally reunited with his best friend: a stuffed elephant called Oli...

Definitely one to warm the cockles. And for those of you wondering just how they found a kid that looks exactly like Gio to play him as a nipper - that's his son!

(Video via Feyenoord)

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