Socios Rewind: May 2022

Socios Rewind: May 2022

May is a special month for sports fans. It’s the ultimate climax across European football and it’s always busy! As league champions were crowned, we were on hand to give fans the Ultimate Experience.

First things first, in house brand news:

We kick off this rewind with the arrival of New Partners joining our fold. We welcomed 25 MLS clubs and their esteemed fans, while Brazilian outfit Bahia also look to get closer to their fans though Socios.com

Sticking to Samba, we launched Socios Brazil Twitter account, adding a more flare to our brand. In Italy, over 100K fans are now using our services as we continue to bring more fans closer to their teams. Grazie a voi!

To help us in our mission to get more fans closer to their team, we launched our first ever TV commercial. With this, we also welcomed Alessandro del Piero to the fold and adding another sensational number 10 to our team gives us plenty of firepower up front. 

Your app improvements

Our all-new check in feature is live, allowing you to check in to the game wherever you cheer your team from. The Token Hunt feature returned back to the streets while a host of Fan Rewards were added, including:

  • Coppa Italia final Tickets
  • UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and UEFA Europa Conference League final packages
  • Mystery Boxes
  • $ACM End of season event
  • … and more! 

Your votes keep making a difference

Voting power is huge at Socios and some key polls were released during the month of May. It’s impossible to list them all, so here are the top picks.

  • $SAM – Which should be the design of Yılport Samsunspor’s 2022/23 red jersey?
  • $PSG – Which of 2 designs would you like to see on the facade of the Parc des Princes to celebrate the 10th Ligue 1 title of Paris-Saint Germain?
  • $APL – Which was your favorite moment of the Championship winning season? $SAUBER – What gift should we get Guanyu Zhou for his 23rd birthday?
  • $GAL – Which pair of shoes should Galatasaray NEF’s young star player Sadık Kabaca wear in a game?

The list could go on and on, and each voted made a difference.

Incredible Activations

$PSG, $BAR and $DZG Fan Token Holders got to play at their respective stadiums and Live the Dream with Socios.com. They traded passes with Eto’o, scored belters at the Emirates and rocked the Stadion Maksimir. Being treated like a pro for the day is the stuff of dreams and capturing these moments with fans is peak. 

A host of player meet ups were organized for $VCF and $AFC Fan Token Holders  while $ACM Fan Token Holders even got to meet their champions! $ITA Fan Token Holders enjoyed an experience at Coverciano while $NAP Fan Token Holders got to witness an open training session.

Robert Pires and Xabi Alonso joined us for Q&A sessions ahead of the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League finals.

We hosted a Q&A for $UFC Fan Token Holders which revealed more insights into the world of UFC.

Our users also picked out support messages at Roma and on the official Atalanta match pennant.

Yep, we said May was a busy one, right?

We capped off the month with two sentimental occasions as we presented Fan Tokens to the MVP of the Coppa Italia men’s and women’s finals.

Digital collectibles

Sauber fans had a good month as we launched two new NFT series based on the Miami and Monaco Grand Prixes. Our digital collectibles were snapped up as fans looked to complete the Sauber set by completing the range. 

Back to school with Socios.com 

Something truly magical is brewing in Turkey. We’re going back to school, but this time to educate the enthusiastic students who wish to learn about Digital Transformation and the Future of the Sports Industry. It’s Turkey’s first blockchain and sports related education program and we are so happy to be involved.

Sticking to Turkey, we also held an F1 watch party together with S Sports+, the official Formula 1 broadcaster. We broadcasted the Monaco GP and also built simulators to give fans the ultimate virtual race experience. We loved it, fans loved it and we can’t wait to meet again. 

With a brilliant May behind us, we raced towards June – so watch this space for more fantastic news and events with Socios.com.

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