NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A club box full of Bored Apes has been spotted at Allianz Field in Minneapolis Minnesota for MLS All Star 2022, following last week's historic announcement by Major League Soccer in collaboration with ge3, a division of Get Engaged, that the League has signed Striker, a Bored Ape, to a professional contract.
A host of Apes held by the likes of, Madonna, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, and Steve Aoki, amongst others, attended the 2022 MLS All Star Game as guests of Striker, the first ever digital athlete to sign with a professional sports organization.
"It's an honor to pioneer the world of NFT athletes and I'm extremely thankful for the support of my friends." Striker said. "We champion the League for its progressive thinking and applaud Get Engaged for facilitating such a legendary gathering."
Holder Ape's in Attendance:
BAYC #4988 (Held by Madonna)
BAYC #6723 (Held by Snoop Dogg)
BAYC #3719 (Held by Steve Aoki)
BAYC #5489 (Held by French Montana)
BAYC #5384 (Held by Diplo)
BAYC #378 (Held by Dillon Francis)
BAYC #1506 (Held by Wiz Khalifa)
MAYC #5852(Held by Murda Beatz)
BAYC #8824, BAYC #1652, BAYC #7796, MAYC #9314, & BAYC #5537 (Collectively known as KINGSHIP)
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