Spanish third-league Madrid club Internacional has acquired former Real Madrid striker David Barral.
🚨 FICHAJE 🚨
David Barral nuevo jugador de DUX Internacional de Madrid ¡Bienvenido al club infinito!
— DUX Internacional de Madrid (@interdemadrid) January 15, 2021
Barral is a graduate of Real Madrid, for which he has never played. The athlete changed about a dozen teams, including Fuenlabrada, Levante, Granada and Cadiz.
This is not the first acquisition of a football player for bitcoins. In January 2018, the Turkish amateur club Harunustaspor paid for the player’s purchase with cryptocurrency, the Sport-Express newspaper notes. Omer Farouk Kyroglu was bought for 0.0524 bitcoins and 2.5 thousand Turkish lire.