Dechert advises OneFootball on €300m fundraise

Media platform's shareholders include Borussia Dortmund and Tottenham Hotspur



Dechert advised Berlin-headquartered football media platform OneFootball on its €300 million series D financing round led by Liberty City Ventures.

The financing round also included participation from Animoca Brands, Dapper Labs, DAH Beteiligungs GmbH, Quiet Capital, RIT Capital Partners, Senator Investment Group and Alsara Investment Group.

The Dechert team advising OneFootball included managing partner Federico G. Pappalardo (pictured, left), partner Carina Klaes-Staudt (pictured, centre), national partner Christian Böhme. (pictured, right) and associate Alexa Serafin (all corporate/Munich).


Dechert has previously advised OneFootball on the addition of the German Football Association (DFB), Borussia Dortmund and Tottenham Hotspur as new shareholders and its acquisition of Dugout, a digital media company co-owned by ten football clubs.