The to launch The NFT collection comes in two categories, including a set of 24 unique ‘Legendary’ 1 of 1 NFTs and a series of generative ‘Hero Edition’ NFTs that combine multi-player illustrations to produce a unique digital collection for each fan.
The Liverpool NFT collection was created in collaboration with the inherited auction house Sotheby’s, and they are located on the polygon layer-2. protocol improve club commitments on energy efficiency.
“LFC Heroes Club drop is the first initiative of its kind, which seeks to bring a new, exciting and innovative way for fans around the world to get involved in the club. We are always striving to adopt emerging new technology for the benefit of fans and clubs, and at the same time we are very aware of our impact on the environment. That’s why we decided to work with Sotheby’s because of its ability to create NFT on an energy-efficient blockchain, ”said Drew Crisp, senior vice president of digital sector at Liverpool FC.
The football club said that NFTs are not an investment offer and that they were created to improve the interaction of fans with their favorite football players. The collections will be open for sale from Wednesday, March 30 to Friday, April 1, and the Hero Edition NFT will sell for $ 75 (£ 56).
The crossroads between sports teams and crypto ecosystems are gradually becoming more visible day by day. Especially in the English Premier League, the number of top clubs involved in crypto or blockchain startups is growing. Manchester United partner with Theses (XTZ) as he prepares to move into the metaverse to increase fan engagement.
In addition, Manchester City FC, the current EPL title holder, is also planning build a copy of Etihad Stadium in the metaverse.
Image source: Sotheby’s