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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...

Introducing the Esports Insider Forum Series

Esports Insider, the industry focused media platform, is delighted to announce the launch of the Esports Insider Forum Series (#ESIForum) -- beginning on Thursday July 20th (18:30 - 23:00).   The ESI Forum will...

Britain and Germany to be well represented at FIWC 2017

This year's FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) 2017 is gaining far more attention than any previous year, and there'll be a number of Brits taking part in the finals in London...

EA and FIFA tease largest esports initiative to date with launch of FIFA 18

At the Electronic Entertainment Expo, otherwise known as E3, Electronia Arts ("EA") teased a bigger and better esports initiative for the immensely popular football simulation title FIFA next year. Whilst we will...

Team Liquid have added a FIFA pro to their ranks

Team Liquid have today announced that they are entering FIFA, with Lasse "Kongen" Bækkelund joining the organisation.  Kongen becomes Liquid's first FIFA professional, and his addition means that the team now competes in a...

Top 32 FIFA players to fight it out for $400,000 prize pool in Berlin...

There's no shortage of esports action this weekend. Dota 2's Starladder i-League and League of Legend's MSI will finish this weekend. Add to that Vainglory's Unified Spring Championship and there's already...
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Why are football clubs entering esports? A #bofcon2017 panel

At the fourth edition of SBC's Betting on Football conference this week, of the 135 plus speakers, four of them discussed football clubs' increasing involvement in esports.  The panel, moderated by Esports...
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Martin Wyss – STARK Esports – What can football clubs gain from esports?

STARK Esports was the agency which helped one of the first major football clubs, VfL Wolfsburg, enter esports.  The company, based in Germany, continues to work closely with the Bundesliga and...

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New competitive card game Hands of Victory deputes on Battlefy

Many often comment on the similarities between poker and esports. Both are games of skill with pro players winning vast sums, people watch the...