One of the highest paid athletes in the world, Cristiano Ronaldo, has entered into a partnership with Binance, giving his supporters the opportunity to join the Web3 community of footballers. According to Ronaldo, his partnership with Binance “will change the non-fungible token (NFT) game and take football to the next level.”
Iconic works in sports history
Portuguese celebrity footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has announced an exclusive multi-year non-fungible token (NFT) partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Binance. Through the partnership arrangement, followers of the prolific footballer will have the opportunity to “own an iconic piece of sports history,” according to a statement released by the cryptocurrency exchange.
Ronaldo’s followers, aka CR7, will also have the opportunity to join the 37-year-old footballer’s Web3 community.in a shared video Via Binance’s Twitter handle, Ronaldo, who holds the record for the most goals (117) while playing for the national team, spoke about his decision to join forces with the cryptocurrency exchange.
“I am delighted to announce this partnership with Binance. Together we will change the NFT game and take football to the next level, and this is just the beginning,” said Ronaldo, one of the highest-paid athletes in the world.
Binance’s deal with Ronaldo, according to him Forbes With over 690 million followers on social media, this is another effort by the exchange to attract football fans to NFTs and Web3. Before partnering with CR7, Binance worked with Spanish football legend Andreas Iniesta, who as of November 2021 has 25.2 million followers on Twitter and 3,810 on Instagram million fans.
However, after he tweeted about cryptocurrency exchanges with Binance, Spanish regulators warning Iniesta Opposes encouraging his followers to invest in digital currencies.
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