In September 2020, FCF announced that their Season v1.0 was to launch in February 2021. Since then, the league has partnered with rapper Quavo and former professional athletes Marshawn Lynch, Richard Sherman, Dalvin Cook, and Renee Montgomery, who are all owners, according to a press release.
“We are pushing boundaries and pioneering a new category of immersive sports that will be a seismic shift in the worlds of sport and entertainment,” said Farudi in a past statement. “Fan Controlled Football is IRL meets URL. For the first time in sports history, fans get to call the shots for their team, everything from team branding, player selection, and real-time play calling is decided by the fans. This is the future of sports and we’re excited to co-create history with the fans.”