Soccer fan tokens on the march as Poland’s greatest membership adopts crypto

The unfold of blockchain-based soccer fan tokens throughout Europe continued on Monday as Poland’s most profitable soccer membership partnered with sports activities fintech agency Chiliz.

Legia Warsaw, which holds the report for probably the most variety of Polish league championship wins, will launch a token on the fan engagement and rewards platform Socios.

The LEG Fan Token is expected to launch in the coming months and will grant supporters voting rights on various club decisions. Tokenholders will also be eligible to take part in exclusive games, competitions and VIP experiences. The supply of LEG Fan Tokens will be capped at 5 million.

Legia Warsaw joins 21 European football giants to have created fan tokens on the Socios platform recently. Major soccer institutions such as Lionel Messi’s FC Barcelona, Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s A.C. Milan have all launched club-based fan tokens on the Chiliz blockchain.

Dariusz Mioduski, CEO of Legia Warsaw, appeared optimistic about interacting with the new technology offered up by blockchain and tokenization.

“Pioneering solutions and new technologies, which additionally give our fans unique opportunities to actively participate in the life of our club, are the exact direction in which we want to develop,” said Mioduski, adding, “We believe that the potential of the most popular sports brand in this part of Europe, which Legia Warsaw undoubtedly is, will allow to gain many fans not only in Poland, but also in the international arena.”

The CEO and founder of and Chiliz, Alexandre Dreyfus, welcomed Legia Warsaw onto the Socios platform and anticipated it might improve total fan engagement.

“Very quickly Legia followers all all over the world may have a brand new option to get nearer to the membership they love and can be capable to affect the workforce in polls, entry VIP rewards, unique promotions, chat boards and rather more on,” Dreyfus mentioned, including, “We’re positive $LEG Fan Tokens might be an enormous hit with followers and turn out to be a really highly effective new engagement device for the membership.”