Tag: soccer

Sep 17 2021

Inter Miami CF Announces Jersey Sponsorship Deal with XBTO

XBTO signed a multi-year partnership deal with South Florida’s Major League Soccer (MLS) Club.

Sep 13 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

What do Steph Curry, Rob Gronkowski, and a UCLA basketball player all have in common? Sure, they're all on recognizable sports teams. However, they also all hit the newswire for some of their action in crypto this week. Let's recap everything from the past week at the intersection of sports and crypto. The Sports Slice Steph Curry Is The Latest Sports Ambassador For...

Sep 10 2021

Sports Crypto Movement Continues As PSG Signs With Crypto.com

Soccer giant Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) has announced a sponsorship deal with Crypto.com, as the sports cryptocurrency movement continues. Crypto.com Becomes PSG's Official Cryptocurrency Partner Crypto platform crypto.com has announced a...

Sep 09 2021

Spanish Soccer League LaLiga To Offer NFTs Of All Players

Sep 09 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  laliga nft non-fungible token soccer spain

The Spanish top soccer league Laliga has announced a partnership with Sorare to offer fans with NFTs of all players. Spain's LaLiga Partners With Sorare On NFT Fantasy Soccer Game The soccer digital cards marketplace Sorare has signed a non-fungible token...

Sep 05 2021

Crypto Corner: The Sports Slice

Imagine a week going by where the worlds of sports and crypto weren't colliding. Leading the crossover headlines this week? The NFL is putting a hold on crypto and NFT engagement for athletes. However, while the league wants players to hold off, there are plenty of other athletes across various sports that are having some fun with NFTs this week. Last week was...

Aug 25 2021

Dapper Labs Expands Sports NFT Ecosystem, Adding LaLiga And WNBA

Aug 25 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  basketball dapper labs laliga nba nft

Dapper Labs and their Flow blockchain product have gained substantial ground this year. This week, Dapper is teeing up for more sports IP to come to life. The company is adding WNBA rosters to their Top Shot product beginning this week. Additionally, reports have surfaced that Dapper Labs has partnered with one of the most popular sports leagues on the planet in LaLiga....

Aug 14 2021

Top DOGE: Premier League Soccer Club Watford To Feature Dogecoin On Kit Sleeve

The newly-promoted soccer club Watford will wear Dogecoin on kit sleeves in the 2021-22 English Premier League season. Watford FC To Wear Dogecoin On Sleeves In Sponsorship Deal With Stake.com As per a report from The Athletic, Watford FC's sponsorship deal with...

Aug 12 2021

Crypto Exchange BitMEX Signs Sponsorship Deal With Soccer Club AC Milan

Aug 12 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  ac milan bitmex crypto crypto news soccer

Crypto Exchange BitMEX has announced that it has signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with Italian soccer giant AC Milan. Soccer Giant AC Milan Signs Sleeve Deal With Crypto Exchange BitMEX As per an announcement on the AC Milan website, crypto exchange BItMEX has...

Jul 13 2021

South American Soccer Cup “Copa America” Trophy To Be Minted As An NFT

Jul 13 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  argentina bitcoin btc btcusd copa america

2021's South American Soccer cup, "Copa America", winner's trophy will be minted as a Non-fungible Token (NFT). Ethernity Chain To Mint Copa America Trophy As An NFT The South American Football Federation (called "CONMEBOL") has announced that it's partnering with Ethernity Chain for minting...

Jul 02 2021

Dutch Football Team To Hold Bitcoin On Balance Sheet Through New Partnership

Jul 02 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business dutch football soccer sports

AZ Alkmaar will receive bitcoin payments from its new sponsor, local exchange Bitcoin Meester, and hold it on its balance sheet until 2024.Dutch football team AZ Alkmaar has announced a partnership with local bitcoin exchange Bitcoin Meester, which will become the team's exclusive and official Bitcoin partner. The...

May 23 2021

Dynamo Kyiv To Sell NFT Tickets For 2021 Season

May 23 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  dynamo kyiv nft soccer

FC Dynamo Kyiv, the top team in the Ukrainian Premier League, is launching NFT tickets for the 2021 season, powered by its blockchain partner Moonwalk. Tickets To Listed On Binance Marketplace At the end of June, the NFT tickets will be available...

May 04 2021

Pro Soccer Player Ifunanyachi Achara Takes Portion Of Salary In Bitcoin

Toronto FC forward Ifunanyachi Achara is converting part of his pro soccer salary to bitcoin and sending BTC remittances to family in Nigeria.Yet another professional athlete has come out publicly in support of Bitcoin, and has joined the “Pay Me In Bitcoin” movement. Toronto FC forward Ifunanyachi Achara had already been buying bitcoin via Binance himself, but in February he finally made...

Apr 12 2021

Bitcoin In Sports And What The Future Holds

Apr 12 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture football soccer sports

The sports industry represents a massive opportunity for Bitcoin adoption, as further sponsorships and deals are expected.Bitcoin has experienced seismic growth in the past few months: its price has risen dramatically since January 2021 and is expected to continue to trend upward. This growth...

Apr 07 2021

Professional Soccer Players Are Buying Bitcoin And It Will Protect Their Wealth

Apr 07 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business soccer

Professional soccer player Ryan Babel has reportedly onboarded teammates to bitcoin, helping them secure and grow their wealth.According to online reports, Galatasaray S.K. and Netherlands national football team’s Ryan Babel has been shilling...

Jan 07 2021

How to Play Sorare: Beginner’s Guide to Ethereum’s Fantasy Soccer League

Sorare is a blockchain-based fantasy soccer game. It leverages the popularity of classic soccer trading cards and fantasy league games, enabling players to trade, enter tournaments, and win prizes with digital collectibles. ...

Dec 01 2020

Bitcoin Entrepreneur May Bail Out Ailing UK Soccer Club

Dec 01 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  business jonathan rowland news soccer sport

Jonathan Rowland, founder of bitcoin finance app Mode, may make a bid for struggling British soccer club Wigan Athletic.

Nov 10 2020

FC Bayern Munich Gets Tokenized on Ethereum Blockchain

Nov 10 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  soccer technology tokenization

Germany's Bundesliga and 2020 Champion League winners, Bayern Munich Football Club, have signed a partnership allowing Sorare to mint players from the club in-game. FC Bayern Munich is the third Bundesliga club to partner with Sorare, with 100 clubs now in partnership. ...

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