Lazio football club has joined other professional football clubs in the crypto space, courtesy of its partnership with StormGain exchange.
According to the announcement made by StormGain, this partnership will improve fans’ engagement with the club. Lucky Lazio fans are open to winning giveaways that allow them to obtain luxury VIP suite treatment during home matches.
Also thanks to the partnership, StormGain intends to provide very lucky fans with private tour access and event invitations to Stadio Olimpico – the Lazio football club home ground. This stadium houses the largest sporting facility in Rome.
The announcement however, provides little details about how cryptocurrency would interplay in the partnership between both entities.
StormGain, Lazio’s reaction to the partnership
StormGain CEO Alex Althausen expressed satisfaction with the partnership, and pleasure to integrate football and crypto trading.
He also said many exciting benefits are up for grabs for StormGain clients as they can win exclusive access to Lazio football club soccer stars and other unique prizes.
Lazio’s event director Marco Canigiani revealed that the partnership would strengthen the club’s innovative positioning. He encourages fans to participate in more projects as this would help the club expand.
Recently, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology are used to disrupt the world of sport. Several football clubs have integrated with socios.com to launch fan tokens and improve fan engagement with the club similar to what is obtainable in Lazio football club partnership with StormGain exchange.
Other professional football clubs present in the crypto space
English top-flight soccer outfit Watford has expanded its partnership with Sportsbet.io, by placing Bitcoin branding on the sleeve of the club’s playing shirts.
Justin Le Brocque, head of Sportsbet.io marketing, revealed that the partnership will be crowd-funded, allowing anyone who holds Bitcoin the opportunity to share in sponsor perks.
Other football clubs like Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, among others through their integration with Socios.com, have launched their fan token.
These tokens help club fans influence club decisions through votes and earn rewards like meeting players and watching live games as VIPs.