Empty stadiums get blockchain and soccer to play together By Cointelegraph


Hat-trick hero: Empty stadiums get blockchain and soccer to play collectively

In a primary for skilled soccer, Spanish workforce DUX Internacional de Madrid has used crypto to purchase a brand new participant. Ex-Actual Madrid participant David Barral is a brand new acquisition for the membership facilitated by the cryptocurrency buying and selling firm Criptan.

Though technically this isn’t the primary recorded (BTC) switch, newbie Turkish membership Harunustaspor purchased 22-year-old participant Omer Faruk Kiroglu again in 2018 for 0.0524 Bitcoin and a couple of,500 Turkish Lira. This transfer was carried out to realize consideration for the membership in worldwide media for doing “one thing new” however not essentially sparking blockchain adoption in soccer.