- OKX has launched “Make Your Play,” an immersive metaverse experience featuring Manchester City captain İlkay Gündoğan.
- İlkay Gündoğan will guide fans through tactical football drills and explain his in-game decision-making processes within the OKX Collective metaverse.
- Fans can also enter competitions to win prizes, such as passes to team training, match tickets, and many more within the metaverse.
OKX, the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume and a leader in Web3 technology, launched “Make Your Play,” an immersive metaverse experience in which fans can attend an exclusive tactical football masterclass from Manchester City captain lkay Gündoan.
Gündoan enters the OKX Collective metaverse in “Make Your Play” to lead fans through pre-planned drills and explain his in-game decision-making processes. lkay Gündoan, named Manchester City captain for the 2022/23 season, is known for his tactical football mind and love of coaching.
The OKX Collective is a one-of-a-kind virtual metaverse environment where fans can experience Web3 firsthand and access exclusive content from Manchester City players Alex Greenwood, lkay Gündoan, Jack Grealish, and Rben Dias.
According to İlkay Gündoğan, he stated, “The beauty of our game is in the tactics. As someone who loves coaching and highlighting the tactical skills needed to win, it is hugely exciting to share what I know in an arena like the OKX metaverse.”
Haider Rafique, Global Chief Marketing Officer at OKX, also stated, “Hot on the heels of Rúben Días taking to the metaverse to show us how he maintains top performance for matchday, we are very excited to get insights into İlkay’s tactical approach in the same forum. İlkay is a great football mind. This chance to benefit from his expert knowledge in an interactive virtual environment provides a glimpse into how Web3 stands to overhaul the ways we connect and interact in the future.”
Fans who visit the OKX Collective will be treated to unique experiences tailored to each footballer’s playing style and interests. These will include music and NFT-based digital experiences, including exclusive training content. Fans can also enter competitions to win prizes, such as passes to team training, match tickets, and many more within the metaverse.
Fans can visit okx-metaverse.com and create their personalized avatar.
OKX is Manchester City’s official training kit partner for the 2022/23 season.
OKX is the world’s second-largest crypto exchange by trading volume and a leading web3 technology company.
OKX is the fastest and most reliable crypto trading app for investors and professional traders worldwide and is trusted by over 50 million global users.
OKX aims to supercharge the fan experience with new financial and engagement opportunities as a top partner of English Premier League champions Manchester City FC, McLaren Formula 1, golfer Ian Poulter, Olympian Scotty James, and F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo. OKX is also the Tribeca Festival’s top partner as part of an initiative to bring more creators into web3.
Aside from the OKX exchange, the OKX Wallet is the platform’s most recent offering for those interested in exploring the world of NFTs and the metaverse while trading GameFi and DeFi tokens.