Major Turkish crypto trade BtcTurk has develop into the principle sponsor of each the ladies’s and males’s Turkish nationwide soccer groups through an settlement with the Turkish Football Federation, Cointelegraph Turkey reported on Aug. 20.
According to the official announcement, this 28-month lengthy settlement purportedly makes BtcTurk the primary cryptocurrency platform to signal a sponsorship with a nationwide soccer group. Turkey’s nationwide soccer groups do not use sponsor logos on their uniforms, however a BtcTurk brand will probably be positioned on gamers’ coaching jerseys, Cointelegraph has discovered.
Last 12 months, BtcTurk struck a sponsorship take care of the Turkish Super League group Yeni Malatyaspor. “We take great pride in being one of the ‘main’ supporters of our National Teams at the UEFA European Championship, which will be held in 2021 – the first time the games will be held in an odd-numbered year,” BtcTurk CEO g Geri stated.
When requested whether or not it will likely be attainable to denominate participant contracts in Bitcoin (BTC) or different cryptocurrencies, Turkish Football Federation president Nihat demir stated:
“Contracts made between teams and players act as the basis in these situations. If both parties agree upon the terms of payment as crypto, then the payment can be made in crypto. If the contract allows, you can make the payments in Bitcoin, gold, or other values.”
Necla Gg K?ragas?, head coach of Women’s National Team, stated, “Our target is to make Turkey one of the leading countries in women’s soccer in the near future. With the support of our new sponsor BtcTurk, I believe that we can achieve our target.”