Blockchain-based fantasy soccer game Sorare signs on Paris Saint-Germain

Blockchain-based fantasy soccer game Sorare signs on Paris Saint-Germain

PSG players Neymar and Kylian Mbappé, as well as club veterans like David Beckham, will be issued as collectible digital player cards on blockchain platform Sorare. French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain hasn’t dropped the blockchain baton just yet, with the club now set to issue player collectibles as rare tokens.PSG — which plays in the highest tier of French soccer —  had already partnered with blockchain platform Socios.com to launch its own “Fan Token Offering” in 2018. This week, the club has become the 100th soccer club to join the Ethereum blockchain-based fantasy soccer game....


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