We are pleased to have launched partnerships with seven Premier League clubs including Tottenham Hotspur in landmark deals paid using bitcoin. eToro will partner with Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Cardiff City F.C., Crystal Palace F.C., Leicester City F.C., Newcastle United F.C., Southampton F.C., and Tottenham Hotspur.
Iqbal V. Gandham, UK Managing Director at eToro said: “We are excited to be partnering with so many Premier League clubs and make history by being the first company ever to pay for a Premier League partnership in Bitcoin. Today’s announcement is the first small step on a long road to football fully embracing blockchain technology. Education will be key so that industries can understand the potential and so getting global exposure through these Premier League clubs represents a great opportunity to raise awareness.”
Fran Jones, Head of Partnerships, Tottenham Hotspur F.C. said: “At Tottenham Hotspur, we are committed to technology and innovation and as such we’re excited to welcome eToro as a partner in a category that is developing at a rapid rate.”
As a partner of these seven Premier League clubs, we will gain global exposure through an extensive range of marketing opportunities including matchday LED boards, player access, tickets and digital rights.