Crypto Snack Helps RCD Espanyol to Become First Major Football Team to Accept 30 Cryptocurrencies

Crypto Snack begins the first phase of its crypto integration with RCD Espanyol, and with a $50M investment in the bag, there could be more teams on the way!

Crypto Snack Enriches Football Experience With RCD Espanyol

Crypto Snack announced the beginning of its first phase to enable RCD Espanyol to become the world's first football club to integrate crypto payments. The La Liga football club based in Barcelona will accept over 30 different cryptocurrencies, including the SNACK token from Crypto Snack.

The announcement on Nov. 17 is a big step for crypto and football. Pericos (Espanyol’s loyal fans) and fans of all walks of life will be able to use crypto to make online and offline purchases for merchandise, tickets, and match experiences. The two entities are even working to install crypto ATMs in the modernized RCDE Stadium.

"We're excited to partner with RCD Espanyol to bring crypto currency payments directly to fans," Stuart Morrison, CEO of Crypto Snack, said in a press release. "This partnership will accelerate our plans to make cryptocurrency payments viable and scalable in the real world."
Crypto Snack flyers on seats at RCD Espanyol Stadium

BSC News had the chance to attend a game alongside the Crypto Snack team. The Crypto Snack opportunities are a one-of-a-kind experience that crypto enthusiasts and football fans alike will enjoy.

"RCD Espanyol is thrilled to be a pioneering football club, and the first to bring widespread crypto currency payments to the sport," said Toni Alegre, Vice Principal at RCD Espanyol, in the press release. "Crypto Snack provided expert guidance, support, and technical know-how to help us make this happen."
Crypto Snack signed custom jersey

Crypto Snack is also working to grow its reach beyond Spanish football. The team received a $50 million investment in July 2022, and the team is looking to expand its experience to other European teams in the future.

Crypto Snack is also the first cryptocurrency to appear in the popular FIFA video game due to its partnership with RCD Espanyol.

What is Crypto Snack:

Founded in 2021, Crypto Snack is based in Estonia with offices around Europe. Crypto Snack believes the future of payments will be with digital currencies. SNACK token seeks to be a transparent, community-focused utility token, connecting the digital and physical worlds. SNACK is accepted as a method of payment for more than 800 businesses online. SNACK holders enjoy the cheapest and fastest transactions in the crypto e-commerce and gaming network.  

Where to find Crypto Snack:

Website | Twitter | LinkedIn

What is RCD Espanyol:

RCD Espanyol de Barcelona is a public limited sports corporation, founded in 1900 as a social club and whose main objectives are the promotion of sport and its values. It is a professional club playing in La Liga. RCD Espanyol is a global brand that works with leading commercial partners around the world, providing unprecedented business opportunities.

Where to find RCD Espanyol:

Website | Twitter | YouTube | LinkedIn |

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