This week in esports

This week in esports: FLASHPOINT, Gareth Bale, Misfits, Panera Bread

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw the launch...
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Jonathan Kark, Larry Cohen on launching Ellevens Esports with Gareth Bale

From athletes investing to organisations to sports clubs launching their very own teams, esports has been one the main sources of investment from figures and groups across traditional sports in the past...
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Gareth Bale launches Ellevens Esports with 38 Entertainment

Professional footballer Gareth Bale has launched Ellevens Esports in partnership with 38 Entertainment Group. Entrepreneur Jonathan Kark and former professional footballer Larry Cohen are co-founders of 38 Entertainment Group. RELATED: No Fuchs Given partner...
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Nordic Entertainment Group becomes joint owner of eSuperliga

Streaming company Nordic Entertainment Group has become a joint owner of Danish FIFA competition, eSuperliga. It has also acquired the media rights to the tournament across the Nordic region, covering Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway,...
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FOKUS Clan enters long-term partnership with Zurich

German organisation FOKUS Clan has established a long-term partnership with international insurance company Zurich. As part of the deal, Zurich will support FOKUS Clan's players by providing them with insurance. Content creation is slated...
North expands partnership with Capgemini

North expands partnership with Capgemini

North has announced a renewal and expansion of its partnership with French technology corporation Capgemini. The two companies initially joined forces last April, with the deal including a jersey sponsorship. RELATED: North announce partnership with tech...
Benfica enters esports

Portuguese football club Benfica enters esports

Portuguese football club Benfica has announced its first foray into the esports industry. The club will participate in the FIFA 20 Global Series, having signed Brazilian player Henrique "Zezhino" Lempke as its first...
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ELEAGUE secures domestic television rights to FIFA 20 Global Series

ELEAGUE has obtained the exclusive domestic television rights for the FIFA 20 Global Series in a deal with EA Sports. In addition to the United States broadcasting rights, ELEAGUE will host three FIFA Ultimate...
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Turtle Beach partners with Mossad “MSdossary” Aldossary

Gaming accessory brand Turtle Beach has entered a partnership with professional FIFA  player Mossad "MSdossary" Aldossary. The partnership with MSdossary was facilitated through Roc Nation Sports International. RELATED: FIFA 20 Global Series cuts sponsorship deal with Gillette MSdossary, from Saudi...
ePremier League Prize Pool

ePremier League reveals prize pool for second season

Ahead of beginning of its second season, the ePremier League (ePL) has revealed that it will indeed have a prize pool. The FIFA 20 competition will have a £40,000 prize pool, with the winner of the...

Events

Fnatic, OnePlus to host activation at Paris Games Week

After debuting their partnership at Paris Games Week in 2017, Fnatic and OnePlus are hosting an activation at this year's version of the event. Taking...