Gate Turkey Hosts Football x Web3 Meetup with Local Rappers to Celebrate UEFA Champions League Finale
2 min readJun 15, 2023

On June 10th, Gate Turkey, the Turkish branch of the virtual asset service provider Gate Group, hosted a Football x Web3 gathering for local musicians, rappers, and actors. The event, attended by over 35 KOLs and local artists, including Şehinşah, Hidra, Arda Gezer, Emrah Turken, and actor Engin Altan Düzyatan, was held to watch the final match of the UEFA Champions League. Attendees also discussed topics around football and the Web3 industry.

As part of the Football x Web3 campaign, Gate Turkey also held a PlayStation 5 tournament for FIFA 23, where Şehinşah and Hidra competed in a virtual football match to win prizes for their fans. Şehinşah emerged victorious and then awarded a lucky supporter an official UEFA League ball.

Gate Turkey also launched a crypto trading competition called the Champions League Final Campaign, centring around the UEFA tournament. Over 100 competitors participated in the cryptocurrency trading competition, which concluded on June 12th. The event offered big prizes such as $100 worth of cryptocurrency, an official Champions League ball, a Manchester City team jersey, and more.

Overall, the meetup successfully engaged crypto users in Turkey, promoted the benefits of cryptocurrency, and highlighted the country’s love for sports and the FIFA tournament. Gate Turkey is committed to promoting the development of the blockchain industry and the adoption of cryptocurrency in Turkey, and events like these are just one part of its broader actions and commitments.