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Status: Delegated
country: International
Registry: Donuts
Registry Backend: Donuts
Date Implemented: 13 May 2015
Type: Generic
Category: Sport
Priority #: 943 - Soccer United Marketing, LLC
1200 - Donuts (Foggy Shadow, LLC)
1612 - Famous Four Media (dot Soccer Limited)
1708 - Top Level Domain Holdings
Registrations: 2,850
Parked Domains: 1,898
Parked Domain %: 66.6 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 13 May 2015
General Availability: 26 August 2015

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.soccer is a TLD delegated in ICANN's New gTLD Program. Donuts (Foggy Shadow, LLC) manages the TLD and is its Registry. The proposed application succeeded and was delegated to the Root Zone on 13 May, 2015.[1]

Current Applicants

  1. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. has filed for 68 TLDs on its own behalf.[2] This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  2. Donuts (Foggy Shadow, LLC), applied for 307 TLDs. This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  3. Famous Four Media (dot Soccer Limited, applied for 61 TLDs.[3]
  4. Soccer United Marketing, LLC

TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding

On February 26 2013, Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.[4]


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