Soccer Legend Pelé’s NFT to Go Live on Ethernity Chain

The Pelé Foundation will receive 90% of NFT sales to empower children battling poverty around the world. Ethernity, which is auctioning digital artwork featuring crypto, sports, and investment icons, is set to host an NFT collectible based on iconic Brazilian soccer player Pelé. The launch of Pele’s token comes at a time when the NFT market is truly thriving. The Black Pearl will be up on Ethernity’s marketplace for authenticated non-fungible tokens, or ANFTs, on May 2nd. Despite retiring in 1977, the striker remains widely regarded as the greatest soccer player of all time. Pele’s first-ever crypto cards were developed by Australian concept artist Kingsletter and Visual Lab. The collection honoring Pelé is expected to top all Ethernity’s previous card sales and rank as one of the highest-priced soccer cards ever sold. The recent craze around sports non-fungible tokens (NFTs) comes amidst an explosion in mainstream interest. NFT markets are…

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