RCD Espanyol, a Spanish soccer team, will be the first to accept cryptocurrency payments.

RCD Espanyol, a professional soccer team situated in Catalonia, Spain, will allow supporters to pay for game tickets, merchandising, and food and beverages in a variety of cryptocurrencies.

To do this, the club teamed up with Crypto Snack, a financial app located in Barcelona and Estonia. With the start of the upcoming La Liga season, the offering will be accessible (August 2022).

Espanyol, one of Spain’s most prominent soccer clubs, has teamed with Crypto Snack to allow supporters to purchase tickets for their team’s matches in cryptocurrency.

The cooperation, according to the company’s CEO, would enhance the usage of cryptocurrencies in sporting events on a regular basis, “thus broadening its use as a payment option for any sort of event.” Tigres de Mexico has also teamed with Bitso, a Latin American digital media company.Featured Image Courtesy of Culture Trip

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