Blockchain-based football fan tokens continued to spread across Europe on Monday as Poland’s most successful football club merged with sports fintech company Chiliz.
Legia Warsaw, which holds the record for most wins in Polish leagues, will launch a token for audience participation and the Socios platform reward.
The LEG Fan Token is expected to be launched in the coming months and give fans the right to vote on the club’s various decisions. Token holders will also be eligible to participate in exclusive games, contests and VIP experiences. The LEG Fan token offer will be limited to 5 million.
Legia Warsaw recently joined 21 European football giants to create fan brands on the Socios platform. Major football institutions such as FC Barcelona Lionel Messi, Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo and Milan Zlatan Ibrahimovi are the club’s collective tokens on the Chilez blockchain.
Dariusz Miodowski, CEO of Legia Warsaw, was optimistic about the interaction with the new technology offered by blockchain and token.
“Innovative solutions and new technology, which also give fans unique opportunities to actively participate in the club, are exactly the direction we want to develop,” said Miodowski, adding: “We believe that potential is the most popular sport. brand in this part of Europe represented by Legia Warsaw. Without a doubt this will allow Socios.com to get many fans not only in Poland but also in the international arena. ”
Alexander Dreyfus, CEO and founder of Socios.com and Chiliz, welcomed Legia Warsaw to the Socios platform and expected that fan engagement in general would increase.
“Very soon, Legia fans around the world will have a new way to get closer to their favorite club, and they will be able to influence the team in polls and gain access to VIP bonuses, exclusive promotions, chat forums and more on Socios. com. Dreyfus said and added: “We are confident that $ LEG Fan Tokens will be a hit with fans and become a very powerful new tool for joining clubs. “