Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien charges $100 for a personalised message to each fan across the globe.
The 36-year-old, who is without a club, has signed up to personalised message service Cameo where fans pay to have their favourite star read out the requested words.
The talent list includes actors, YouTubers, models and footballers such as Jermaine Pennant, ex-Villa man Carlton Cole and the Ghanaian star.
Essien has been without a club since leaving Indonesian side Persib Bandung last year.
Essien, a former African Player of the Year, began his professional career in France with Bastia and Lyon but it was his move to EPL giants Chelsea that shot him to superstardom.
In a nine-year career at Stamford Bridge, the tough-tackling midfielder claimed two Premier League titles, four FA Cups, a League Cup and, in 2012, the crowning glory, the Champions League.
He has also had stints with Real Madrid, AC Milan and lately in Greece with Panathinaikos.