World football governing body FIFA is gearing up to launch a non-fungible token (NFT) platform dubbed ‘FIFA+ Collect’ for digital collections with a football theme ahead of the much-awaited 2022 World Cup in Qatar. According to an announcement, the NFT platform, created in partnership with Algorand, “will provide football fans around the world with affordable access to unique digital archives – from the best game moments to the most iconic FIFA World Cup and FIFA Women’s World Cup art and images.”
FIFA declared It will launch FIFA+ Collect on FIFA+ later this month, allowing fans to own a digital archive of great football moments and art.
FIFA Chief Business Officer Romy Guy said in a blog post surrounding the announcement, “Fandom is changing and football fans around the world are engaging with the game in new and exciting ways. This announcement makes FIFA collectibles available to any football fan, democratizing the potential. FIFA World Cup It is a part of competition.
According to W. Shawn Ford, Acting CEO of Algorand, “FIFA’s commitment to connect Web3 enabled by Algorand is a testament to their spirit of innovation and desire to engage directly and seamlessly with football fans around the world.”
According to available information, this project is basketball-centric NBA Top Shot, FIFA has yet to reveal all the details on when the NFT collection will be available. But the regulatory body plans to include the issuance of NFTs during the 2022 Qatar World Cup in November.
We also know that FIFA+ Collect will be accessible at launch on all web-enabled and mobile platforms and will initially be offered in three language versions, English, French and Spanish, with plans to add more languages. in the future