A collaboration has been carried out with Crypto Snack on the behalf of RCD Espanyol to be turned into the earliest team from La Liga offering the fans the chance to use crypto to purchase tickets. The fans of the Catalonia-based proficient soccer team will be permitted to buy game tickets, beverages, food, and merchandise products with the utilization of several cryptocurrencies. The respective service will be accessible with the beginning of the coming season of La Liga in August this year.
The initial La Liga-based team to allow for crypto
The soccer industry and digital assets have developed a comparatively resilient relationship during the previous months. Several clubs from the entirety of the regions throughout the world declared collaborations with crypto venues launched exchanges in the form of sponsors or allowed for the use of crypto for payment purposes. Nonetheless, La Liga – the prominent branch of Spain – has not been this seriously engaged with the respective space.
As per an exclusive press release, the very tendency would get modified this summer when the supporters will be permitted by RCD Espanyol to have the above-mentioned goods in return for the digital assets including Ether, Bitcoin, and many more. In this respect, an Estonia and Barcelona-based financial application, Crypto Snack, has been taken by the club as its partner. It possesses an iGaming token named SNACK which is listed on several key exchanges.
The incorporation of the asset into the offering would be carried out to let the fans employ it for settlement means. RCD Espanyol’s CEO, Mao Ye Wu, is of the view that the respective partnership will offer some other opportunities to soccer supporters while they attend a game. He added that the move will turn them into the pioneers in a space that is in advance available at present rather than coming in the future.
Tigers accept Bitcoin
Mexican Tigers, another big name in soccer, enabled the supporters to obtain passes related to matches in return for crypto. To translate this into action, the team collaborated with Bitso (a digital asset exchange in Latin America). The CEO and Co-Founder of the venue, Daniel Vogel, discussed that a considerable enhancement will be witnessed in their collaboration with Tigers as the cryptos’ regular employment will escalate in the sports occasions, hence, making it a payment solution for any event type.