The Spanish soccer team will launch the world’s first fan token for national soccer teams thanks to a partnership between the Royal Spanish Soccer Federation and the Turkish blockchain platform Bitci Technology.
The token is started on Bitcichain, and Bitci Technology will provide the entire technological infrastructureAccording to a recently released announcement, Bitci Technology will be the team’s exclusive blockchain partner for the first three-year partnership, followed by an optional two-year term.
The association also makes Bitci the sponsor of the logo on the jersey of the Spanish teamWorld famous footballers like Sergio Ramos, David de Gea and Paco Alcácer will wear Bitci jerseys during training.
The founder of Bitci Technology, Ã ?? aÄ ?? daÅ ?? Ã ?? aÄ ?? lar, emphasized the enormous influence of the Spanish team on world football and stated: “This partnership is the first blockchain-based fan token for a national soccer team.”
The President of the Royal Spanish Football Federation, ????? ????Luis Rubiales, stressed the importance of using the latest technology and stated: “This club allows us to create more synergies and connect even more with fans of the Spanish football team around the world.”
Bitci Technology previously worked with Formula 1 team McLaren Racing and the Turkish national basketball team to bring fan tokens to market.As reported earlier this year, The European soccer team Rangers Football Club has signed a sponsorship deal with BitciAccording to the association, the logo of the Turkish crypto platform will appear on the Rangers’ first team sports shorts.
Although fan tokens have been popularized mainly by soccer teams like FC Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus, they are becoming more and more accepted in all sports fields.As Cointelegraph reported last week, the world’s leading mixed martial arts league, UFC, has partnered with Socios to release fan tokens on the Chiliz platform.