Turkish blockchain platform Bitci enters the English Premier League with a partnership with Wolverhampton Wanderers.
June 2, 2021 | AtoZ Markets – The English Premier League’s Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club will launch fan tokens under a new partnership with Turkish blockchain platform Bitci Technology.
The Premier League is the most followed soccer league in the world, Bitci’s ad reads. Turkish blockchain experts will develop a Wolves fan token on Bitcichain. Bitci’s own cryptocurrency exchange will list the Wolves fan token first, followed by other exchanges around the world.
The multi-year agreement will see the Bitci logo appear on the Wolves team jerseys and screens at the historic Wolves stadium, Molineux, starting in the 2021-2022 season. As one of the founders of the Football League in England, the Wolves team has played their games at the Molineux Stadium since 1889.
Commenting on the partnership, Wolves spokesperson Russell Jones said:
“We are eager to investigate options for fan tokens, which we believe will create another way to engage our fans in the UK and abroad.”
Bitci Technology is known for its fan token partnerships with teams from a wide range of sports. Recently, it has become the official partner for fans of the McLaren Racing Formula 1 team and the Turkish national basketball team.
The Spanish soccer team has previously partnered with Bitci to launch its fan token. The company is also an official sponsor of the Rangers Football Club shorts logo.
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