Esports has been getting all the recognition but most of it has been concentrated into a select few eSports. One of the earliest and most popular eSports titles, FIFA seems to have been left behind in the numbers game.
Recently the Sportego Celtic eSports League had been announced on December 12th. It is one of the few Fifa events that have been announced this year The League is a precursor to the event which will be starting in January 2017.
Some of the clubs involved in the Sportego Community Cup are Crusaders FC, Dundalk FC, Hamilton Academical FC, Hibernian FC, Linfield FC, Shamrock Rovers FC, TNS FC and Wolverhampton Wanderers FC.
Geoff Wilson, CEO of Celtic eSports League
Esports is growing at a phenomenal rate world-wide and the clubs’ involvement demonstrates their proactive and innovative approach to growing the brand of their clubs online.
“The Sportego Celtic eSports League is an exciting new concept and we hope to attract new fans for not only the league but all the clubs involved.
You can watch all the matches live on Twitch.tv