ScorePlay Reveals Kevin Durant As New Investor
ScorePlay has announced the closure of its pre-seed investment round with APEX Capital, Kevin Durant and Rich Kleiman’s 35Ventures, Mario Götze and another.vc joining the company as the latest investors.
ScorePlay started out as a simple platform for soccer clubs to manage their digital assets, but it quickly evolved into much more. Now, with a rapidly growing user base of over 100 sports organizations worldwide.
For ScorePlay, this investment is a significant milestone on their journey to rapid growth and expansion in the US market, where the athlete-driven funds will continue its growth trajectory.
Commenting on their investment, Apex Captial head of venture capital, Koen Bosma, said: “I’ve known Victorien (CEO) and Xavier (CTO) for a while and have seen the hugely positive impact they’ve had on European sports teams’ content.
“We are super excited by the team and product and proud to play a role in their success,” Bosman said.
ScorePlay co-founder and CEO, Victorien Tixier, added: “We’re so happy to be able to work with such prestigious backers from the industry.”
“As we have recently entered the US, this is a great moment to announce the developing partnership between ScorePlay, APEX and 35V, that will be a huge help as we target huge growth and US expansion in 2023,” he said.
At the heart of ScorePlay’s success is its versatility, where the platform is no longer solely used by football clubs, but by a diverse range of sports organisations, including teams from the Premier League, LaLiga, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, MLS, and NWSL.
Additionally, the comprehensive all-in-one media hub is now a vital tool for photo and video management, as well as live broadcast streaming across 14 different sports.