Cryptocurrencies, especially bitcoin (BTC), are increasingly being adopted in the sports world. In the United States, some NFL (National Football League) teams accept them for large and recurring purchases. One of these teams recently decided to allow its fans to pay for tickets in bitcoin (BTC).
Houston Texans accept bitcoin (BTC) for ticket purchases
Under tweet from Bitcoin Archive on August 16, “ Houston Texans now accept bitcoin for ticket sales ». They thus become the first NFL team in history to allow the purchase of tickets with BTC. They have chosen BitWallet as their official bitcoin service provider. Note that BitWallet is a payment method that can serve as a digital wallet for individuals and companies.
That said, fans of the Houston Texans team will now be able to buy unique game suites in bitcoins. And thanks to BitWallet, the conversion of bitcoins to fiat during the purchase will be easy. Greg Grissom, president of the NFL team, said: “ We are proud to partner with BitWallet to offer an exciting opportunity for our fans who want to enjoy Texans games in one of our suites. ».
« BitWallet is an ideal collaborator as we continue our efforts to advance our group through new and revolutionary methods ”, he added. At the same time, John Perrone, the CEO of BitWallet, claimed: “ I am honored that BitWallet is the first to offer this service to Texans fans. ».
The Houston Texans NFL team has decided to adopt bitcoin (BTC) for ticket sales. From now on, fans will be able to purchase game suites using BitWallet as a payment method. For the CEO of BitWallet, “digital currency has become a major payment technique and, by partnering with BitWallet, the Texans are showing the way forward for the NFL”.
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