DraftKings Signs Deal With Major League Soccer
DraftKings have signed yet another deal to further expand their reach in the daily fantasy sports arena. Following their recent deal with the UFC, NBA, NHL, NASCAR an others, DraftKings is now the exclusive daily fantasy sports partner for the Major League Soccer in both the United Stated and Canada.
MLS fans will now get the chance to experience the fun of playing daily fantasy leagues and not have to commit too an entire season. There will be both paid and free leagues on offer. In terms of the partnership DraftKings will develop innovative and new fantasy games to MLS fans in addition to their excusive free and paid games.
Managing Director of MLS Business Ventures, Gary Stevenson was delighted with the new partnership. He said,” The increasingly popular daily fantasy sports space is a proven fan development tool that we’re excited about. You’ll see deep integration within our many digital platforms and you’ll see a number of club deals. We are delighted to partner with DraftKings to give our passionate fans another innovative way to experience the sport that they love.”
DraftKings CEO Jason Robbins was equally chuffed at their latest partner,” Soccer is an incredibly exciting sport that is underrepresented in daily fantasy and we’re going to change that in a big way, We are truly looking forward to collaborating with MLS on unique contests and exclusive one-of-a-kind experiences that will thrill their passionate fan base and thoroughly engage the DraftKings community.”