Major Euro football club accepts Bitcoin for tickets

posted 12 months ago
European football giant Benfica announced they now accept Bitcoin payments. Now, fans of the Portuguese Primera Liga champions can pay for match tickets and club merchandise using BTC.

The team said accepting BTC is expected to "significantly reduce processing fees and eliminate inconvenient credit-card chargebacks and fraudulent payments.” Benfica has a long history in European football and regularly fills out its 65,000 capacity stadium weekly.
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