Oxford City Football Club has decided to accept bitcoin (BTC) to purchase tickets for its matches. Then the club would be the first football club in the National League accept payments in BTC. Note that this is a 6th division club in England.
According to tweet from Watcher.Guru on August 3, “Oxford City FC will accept bitcoin as payment for day tickets in partnership with CoinCorner“. English football club Oxford City in the sixth division will be accepting this new payment method very soon. He plans to use Lightning Network to allow his fans to pay for tickets to his games in bitcoins (BTC).
Indeed, supporters will be able to also buy food and drinks with this payment method. Of course, the club plans to accept other payment methods, namely: cash and card. In addition, the players of this club will be wearing jerseys on which we will find the bitcoin logo.
You should know that Oxford City Football Club It has signed a partnership that will last several years with CoinCorner. The latter is a Bitcoin company based in the Isle of Man. As a sponsor of the club’s matches, its logo will also be on the players’ shirts. The company recently put up a limited edition Oxford City FC Bolt card in honor of the new partnership.
According to CoinCorner CEO Danny Scott, Oxford City Football Club is the “first adopter of BTC payments in the National League”. Danny wants this initiative to create “a trend in every division of the National League and the Football League” in the country.
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