The Portuguese soccer megastar Cristiano Ronaldo launched a new NFT collection called “Forever CR7: The GOAT.” The digital items are live on Binance NFT Marketplace and depict historic goalscoring moments from his career.
Ronaldo’s memorable bicycle kick goal against Juventus in 2018 is featured as a Super Super Rare NFT with a bidding price of 15,000 USDT.
A Closer Look of CR’s NFTs
The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange inked a deal with one of the greatest soccer players of our time last summer. Ronaldo highlighted the partnership, vowing to grant his fans “unprecedented experiences” through the Binance NFT platform. He kept his promise several months later, launching his “CR7” NFT collection.
The Portuguese doubled down a few days ago, dropping a second collection called “Forever CR7: The GOAT.” It comprises numerous digital collectibles representing some of his best goals and is categorized into different selections.
Normal NFTs depict Ronaldo’s goalscoring milestone – from goal 100 to goal 700 – and cost 10 USDT. Rare NFTs feature The Backheel (Goal 278), The Knuckleball (Goal 102), and The Game Changer (Goal 605), whereas Super Rare NFTs consist of The Bullet Header (Goal 712), The Minute Milestone (Goal 404), and A Star Is Born (Goal 1).
One of his most legendary goals – the bicycle kick versus Juventus in 2018 – has a starting price of 15,000 USDT and is offered as a Super Super Rare NFT. There are only seven such digital collectibles, with one already being sold.
The athlete said he will give away 25 NFTs to fans as a way to celebrate the initiative. Fans should retweet his post, follow Binance on Twitter, and pick their favorite goal using the hashtag #ForeverCR7 to have a chance to win. The active period of the promotion is between July 5 and July 31.
Kicking a Ball With CR7
Changpeng Zhao (CZ) – CEO of Binance – said users holding the rarest NFTs of the “Forever CR7: The GOAT” collection can get the unique chance to meet and train with Ronaldo in person. He is also assured that the exchange will pay for flights and accommodation.
Cristiano Ronaldo, known among soccer fans as CR7, is considered one of the best in his sport, winning five Ballon d’Ors and becoming European champion with Manchester United, Real Madrid, and his homeland – Portugal.
He is also one of the most influential athletes having nearly 600 million followers on Instagram and almost 109 million on Twitter.