Crypto Snack has bolstered its global presence through a new collaboration with RCD Espanyol.
The deal means the club will become the debut La Liga club to accept payments in cryptocurrencies next season, bolstering the role of digital assets in sports.
As part of the partnership, fans will be able to buy tickets, merchandise, and refreshments with SNACK, Bitcoin, Ethereum, and a select number of other well-known crypto tokens.
Mao Ye Wu, CEO of RCD Espanyol, commented: “The sponsorship agreement offers huge advantages both on and off the pitch, and for both Pericos and all soccer fans who visit our fantastic facilities. With this step, we become pioneers in a field that is not the future, but already the present.”
Crypto Snack, with its headquarters in Barcelona, and since its launch has focused on being an ideal partner for those within igaming.
Crypto Snack CEO Stuart Morrison added: “It is an absolute honour for the Crypto Snack team and community to partner with one of the biggest and most well-known clubs in Europe.
“The partnership opens the club up to a whole new market place and allows Espanyol fans a fun, efficient way to support their team through the use of SNACK and other cryptocurrencies. For Crypto Snack, the chance to partner with a club that views cryptocurrencies as the future was very special.
“RCDE understands the value of not just SNACK, but the whole crypto community. It is very exciting for current and future SNACK holders to be able to use their tokens to buy their new Espanyol kit, a season ticket, or match day experience. With the backing of our holders, the broader crypto community, and Espanyol’s fans, the sky’s thesky is the limit for RCD Espanyol and the SNACK token.”