Football (also known as soccer), and cryptocurrencies will be more connected with a new partnership between vSport and Tron (TRX). These two companies will be working side by side so as to leverage blockchain technology for solving different issues in soccer, and the sports industry.
Football And Tron Connected In Partnership With vSport
Justin Sun, Tron’s founder and CEO, announced that Tron partnered with vSport in order to use blockchain technology to solve different challenges in the soccer and sports industry. As written in a blog post, both parties agree to share resources, collaborate on technical challenges, deliver premium content and build communities.
vSports is a blockchain project under Sports Value Foundation that was co-founded by the entrepreneur Qiang Bai, and soccer start Wesley Sneijder. vSport is the first fully open, non-profit, blockchain-powered platform that has been specifically designed for the sports industry.
At the moment, vSports is working to build a sports ecosystem, not only through cross-chain partnerships, but also by forming alliances with leading companies in smart wearables, national team nutritionists, authorized distributors at the World Cup, and world-class payment systems.
In this way, vSports was able to create a blockchain community with over 30 million fans around the world and 15 millions supporters in China.
Mr. Sun commented:
“Soccer is the biggest sport in the world. It has the largest fan base, and the community has always had a keen sense and great enthusiasm for new things. Combining soccer, and even sports in general, with blockchain technology will effectively expand community support for blockchain.”
Tron and vSport will work together on a blockchain-based soccer results forecasting platform which will be providing an all new soccer watching entertainment experience. On June the 14th the 2018 Russia World Cup will be ready to kick off and all the world will be paying attention to it.
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