Lionel Messi is the newest Sorare ambassador

by | Nov 9, 2022 | Technology

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Soccer superstar Lionel Messi is joining Sorare as its newest ambassador. Sorare is a player-owned fantasy sports game, built on blockchain technology. Messi joins other famous athletes, like soccer’s Kylian Mbappé and tennis’ Serena Williams in this ambassadorial position.

A brief, brief history of Lionel Messi, for you readers who aren’t up on soccer lore. Messi is, arguably, one of the greatest soccer players in the world. Ever. Messi is the winner of the Ballon d’Or award seven times over. That’s like the soccer version of an Oscar. Barcelona has 35 trophies thanks to Messi. He’s been to various parts of the UEFA Champions League over 150 times.

If all that means nothing to you, it’s like this. Messi is basically the Michael Jordan, Wayne Gretkzy or Tom Brady of soccer. The guy is 35.

Sorare is planning to accelerate its game development by working with Messi. It wants to set new standards for how sports fans connect to the sports clubs and players they love.

“We are incredibly excited and proud to have Lionel Messi join us as in Sorare,” ​​said Sorare boss Nicolas Julia, in a statement to GamesBeat. “We created Sorare because we are, first and foremost, football fans, so to have one of the game’s greatest ever players join us for the next stage of our j …

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