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Turkey’s Biggest Football Club Galatasaray Launches Ethereum Fan Token

Turkish Football Club Galatasaray Spor Kulübü plans to launch fan Ethereum-based fan tokens in partnership with blockchain sports fan startup Socios based on sports tokenization platform Chiliz.Socios announces in a press release published on Sept. 16 that as a result of the partnership, The Lions (Aslanlar) — the only

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Atlético Madrid Becomes the First Spanish Football Club To Issue Fan Token

Last week, the blockchain-based sports platform Socios announced its partnership with distinguished Spanish football club Atlético de Madrid to develop a fan token based on blockchain. The platform will provide the cryptocurrency-style tokens to be used by fans to vote on club decisions and access exclusive merchandise in the autumn

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Football Club AS Roma to Launch Crypto Fan Token with Voting Privileges

Distinguished Italian football club AS Roma announced that it will join Socios, a blockchain-based voting platform. AS Roma has partnered up with sports and entertainment blockchain firm Chiliz (which powers Socios) for this crypto initiative.Chiliz broke the news in an official announcement published on July 19. In the announcement, Chiliz

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Ex-Australian Football Player Tried Killing Drug Habits with Bitcoin Trading

Mark “Bomber” Thompson, a former premiership coach in the Australian Football League (AFL), has admitted to abusing drugs and trading cryptocurrency. According to Thompson, quitting professional football made him depressed, so he channeled all his energy into high-risk crypto speculation, reports SMH  on June 26, 2019. Bomber Addicted to Ice Per the

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Crypto Goal! Major Euro Football Club Now Accepts Bitcoin & Ethereum

By CCN: The beautiful game just got much prettier after European football giant Benfica announced they’d be accepting bitcoin and Ethereum payments. Now, fans of the Portuguese Primera Liga champions can pay for match tickets and club merchandise using cryptocurrency. https://t.co/yfdq08wIRj pic.twitter.com/x3TpTsCcXk — SL Benfica (@slbenfica_en) June 5, 2019 Euro Elite Benfica Accept

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Blockchain Sports Platform Will Not Buy English Football Club With Crypto

Decentralized sports investment and funding firm SportyCo will reportedly not purchase English Championship football club Hull City AFC, the Next Web reported on May 1.Sources familiar with the matter reportedly told the Next Web that the deal price appeared to be too high when disclosed to investors supporting SportyCo’s

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Crypto Exchange Becomes Sponsor of Premier League Football Team and Its Ad Goes Viral

A crypto exchange platform has established a sponsorship deal with an English Premier League football club and is celebrating after its 200,000th user registered with its service.CoinDeal’s partnership with Wolverhampton Wanderers has resulted in its branding featuring prominently on the team’s kit, and a promotional video released at the

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