Italian Soccer Team AS Roma to Join Socios Blockchain Voting Platform with Chiliz Partnership
AS Roma, an Italian football club is partnering with sports and entertaining blockchain platform Chiliz. The partnership with allows AS Roma to join Socios, a blockchain-based voting platform.
The announcement indicates that Socios.com will be the club’s official cryptocurrency partner and will allow for a closer connection between AS Roma and its fans. The connection will be facilitated by the AS Roma Fan Tokens.
These tokens are,
“digital assets that give fans the right to vote in certain club-delegated decisions. The more fans vote and interact with the club through the app, the more rewards they can earn, competing for once-in-a lifetime experiences, and gaining access to exclusive merchandise, games, and leaderboards.”
The announcement continues,
“This partnership gives us the opportunity to educate a huge audience of mainstream consumers to the benefits of blockchain and cryptocurrencies, across Europe as well as Asia and Latin America. If you add up all the fan bases of our current partners, we’re already looking at a potential audience of hundreds of millions of sports fans and users for both $CHZ and Socios.com.”