DOUGLAS, Isle of Man and BOSTON, Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mondogoal Trading Ltd., the leader in global daily fantasy football for free and for cash formats, today announced a major partnership with INTRALOT to bring daily fantasy to Italy. The partnership coincides with the launch of Mondogoal.It, which is now open for cash and free play to Italian residents. The partnership marks the first entry of a worldwide gambling company entering the daily fantasy space and taking the concept to additional markets.
Mondogoal CEO and Founder Shergul Arshad states, "We are excited to continue toward our vision as the largest global daily fantasy company by launching Mondogoal in Italy. Italian users will now have an enhanced gaming experience similar to our users in the UK and the United States.
"Intralot is the first of our deals with online sports betting sites overseas. Unlike others who talk about integration, we have been heads down executing on this integration. As a Serie A fan and fan of Fantasy Soccer for 25 years, I hope many legions of fantasy soccer fans in Italy can now share in the vision and play fun and for cash.
"We bring a rich offering that not only includes Serie A but also the Premier League, La Liga, Ligue 1, Champions League, Europa League, Brasileirao and many more. In my years of experience as Head of Digital at AS Roma I became very familiar with many important people in the world of football and I think that INTRALOT is the perfect partner for our ambitions."
"We're eager to take on this new challenge. We studied the segment of Fantasy Gaming in depth over the last three years and we are convinced that Mondogoal is an exciting and breakthrough product for our market," says Paolo Cisaria, GM Ikepono.
Mondogoal, with gaming licenses in the Isle of Man and United Kingdom already partners with some of the world's leading teams, including the reigning EPL champions, Chelsea FC and the La Liga champions, FC Barcelona. Mondogoal also works closely with West Ham United FC, Tottenham Hotspur, Valencia C.F., and AS Roma. With Mondogoal, simply login or create an account, add funds, and every matchday there is the chance to win money by building a formidable starting 11 and competing in a Head-to-Head battle or Multi-User-Tournaments.
Data analytics for use by consumers are compiled in real time by Perform's Opta Sports, with points awarded for goals, assist, tackles won or lost, shots on goal, passes completed, shutouts and much more. Mondogoal runs contests on a daily or matchday basis for La Liga, Premier League, Serie A, Major League Soccer, Ligue 1, the FA Cup, League Cup, Liga MX (Mexico), Brazilian League, European Championship Qualifiers, Champions League, Europa League, Copa America and both the Men's and Women's World Cups.
Mondogoal, incorporated in the Isle of Man with business operations in Boston, Massachusetts USA, has a compelling and unique fantasy sports engagement system to enable fans to have many ways for their players to earn points. With data provided by the world's leading analytics company, Opta Sports, statistics are updated live, so fans can enjoy a true second screen experience as they watch their favorite matches on TV or at the stadium. While many sites can offer fantasy sports or even fantasy football, no one brings the excitement of real-time scoring, multi-league competition and large cash competitions to the global football audience the way Mondogoal does.
The company has an impressive roster of investors with backgrounds at Google, eBay, Morgan Stanley, British Airways, Sports Investment Partners, and Tiger Legatus, and has equity advisors who have been leaders in the eGaming space as well as in the business and digital operations of some of the world's elite football clubs. For more detail go to mondogoal.com
Shergul Arshad, CEO (781) 772 2136