Melbourne City FC have signed a FIFA player

Melbourne City FC has become the first Australian team to sign a FIFA pro. This is no great surprise in their position as part of The City Group, with both other clubs;...

The AirAsia Allstars Esports Club is here to stay after its debut weekend…

AirAsia Group CEO and the owner of Championship club QPR Tony Fernandes has become the latest high profile multi-millionaire to back his own esports team.  The AirAsia Allstars Esports Club took part in...

FC Basel announce new esports player signings

FC Basel 1893 Esports have announced two new players have joined its line up. These are both FIFA esports pros which brings the club's total to three. Florian 'CodyDerFinisher' Müller and Tim...

The FIFA Interactive Club World Cup will take place in London on August 5th

Update: The next six clubs have since been announced. These are West Ham, VfL Wolfsburg, Olympique Lyonnais, Heracles, Sporting C.P. and PSV Eindhoven FIFA will launch the first edition of the Interactive Club...

The #ESIForum Series got off to a great start…

The first of our Esports Insider Forum Series (#ESIForum) events, in association with Digital Fuel, went off swimmingly last night. Speaking to a full house at the Fnatic Bunkr in Shoreditch, the...

VfB Stuttgart become third Bundesliga club in esports with two FIFA players

VfB Stuttgart has become the third Bundesliga football club to enter esports, having picked up two FIFA players. They follow in the footsteps of VfL Wolfsburg and FC Schalke 04 who...

Dutch football club Heracles Almelo announces esports youth academy

Heracles Almelo, a club that competes in the top tier of Dutch football, the Eredivisie, has announced a new esports youth academy.  The announcement will see six budding FIFA players, ranging from...
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Will FIFA ever truly break into the respected esports ranks?

A piece by Esports Insider's Ollie Ring  FIFA is a game very close to my heart. Despite having whittled countless hours away during my younger years conquering the compelling lands of Azeroth...
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I Predict A Riot: Kaizer Chiefs to run esports stage at RUSH esports event

Kaizer Chiefs, the South African football club, has announced its participation at the RUSH Esports event which takes place from July 21-23 at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg. The RUSH event is...

Lasse ‘Kongen’ Bækkelund – Team Liquid – Going pro in FIFA

Lasse 'Kongen' Bækkelund became Team Liquid's first FIFA professional last month.  With the current growth of FIFA's esports scene and the forthcoming 2018 edition of the EA title, we caught up with...

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Community Effort Orlando reveal games to be played at 2017 event

Community Effort Orlando, better known as CEO is one of the biggest fighting games championships in the world. The event will run from 16-18...