GreenPark Sports scores multi-year partnership with MLS and MLSPA
7 March 2022
Social gaming developer for the next generation sports and eSports fans GreenPark Sports has signed a multi-year partnership with Major League Soccer (MLS) and the MLS Players Association (MLSPA), which will enable fans to support their favorite teams and current star players, connect with friends and fans, as well as compete against rivals in GreenPark’s virtual fan world augmented by live gameplay data.
GreenPark is building the future of sports and eSports in the metaverse, bringing fans together to connect, compete and celebrate in a social and immersive experience. Launching early-access in 2021, the free to play mobile app allows fans to engage with their favorite sports, teams and athletes. "GreenPark continues to build and evolve the go-to virtual world for fans, one that celebrates, measures and rewards FANERGY and will drive new found engagement and value for leagues," said Tony Grillo, Chief Strategy Officer of GreenPark Sports. "With our new partnerships with MLS and the MLSPA, soccer fans can play and compete in a variety of social experiences augmented by live data. Fans can band together to prove their fandom and collect exclusive prizes on GreenPark's mobile app. We are committed to building a one-stop rewarded fan experience and a multi-sport virtual community, and having MLS and its players join our roster accelerates this mission."
Starting this season, MLS fans will have the opportunity to join GreenPark's battleground and go head-to-head in epic competitions to prove their fandom. Fans will have the opportunity to create custom avatars with official team gear, compete in games and in-match challenges using real-time sports data, connect with friends and rivals, join fan parties and live fan engagement events, earn rewards, and win gear and other prizes. "MLS is excited to partner with GreenPark to bring new cutting-edge digital experiences to life for MLS fans around the Globe," added Chris Schlosser, SVP of Emerging Ventures for MLS "We have set up our Emerging Ventures group to help great young companies easily partner with MLS, our Clubs and Properties. GreenPark has a fantastic founding team and we are proud to work closely with them in their quest to build the future of fandom."