The football team in Cyprus beat its rivals by letting fans use blockchain technology and fan tokens to vote for squad and squad, and take fan engagement to the next level.
Socios said in a post that Apollon FC, using the Socios.com Fan Token Platform, won a friendship against rival Ares Limassol. Apollo won six goals with zero points.
Thanks to Socios, Apollon fans who bought the APL fan code had the opportunity to vote in a series of polls. They decide the team formation on the field and choose attacking players. The fans chose the 4-2-3-1 method, which meant that the fans wanted four defensive players, two defensive midfielders, three attacking midfielders and a striker. Three of the four players voted by the fans scored goals during the match.
Socios.com boss Alexander Dreyfus described the day as historic and expressed his pride in the interaction between fans and Apollo FC officials:
“Today, Socios.com and Apollon FC have written history. The friendship against Aries Limassol was the first match ever played using blockchain, with fans choosing the line-up and players. Apollon FC partners and fans vote for the winning line-up. ”
According to Sotsius, the APL level per game increased by 13%.
It seems that Apollo will continue to allow fans to dictate certain aspects of the team. Apollo coach Soforonis Augusti said:
“As a club, we want to communicate with our fans and represent them in the best possible way … We want to give fans the opportunity to help me and the rest of the team make a choice, and we hope they will appreciate this. the facts. that we value their opinion. ”
Socios has partnerships with several football clubs around the world, including very popular clubs such as Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus. The Barcelona flag token was sold out in less than two hours. Socios has also released the Visa debit card Socios.com so that users can earn rewards supported by Fan tokens and other benefits from the football club of your choice.