PSG launch into esports in emphatic fashion

Since Paris Saint-Germain partnered with media group Webedia and officially launched their esports arm, we've been eagerly awaiting news of just how they'll be competing. With a press conference held on Twitch last night, they unveiled August 'Agge' Rosenmeier and Lucas...

West Ham hosted a pro clubs FIFA esports tournament

West Ham United's London Stadium played host to the world's first FIFA tournament featuring pro players from traditional football clubs, with the eventual winner representing the odd one out.  Schalke 04, Wolfsburg, Man...

e-Ligue 1 shows FIFA’s competitive scene means business

E-Ligue 1, a new FIFA league and a collaboration between the French Professional Football League and EA Sports, was announced yesterday. French Professional Football League (LFP) CEO Didier Quillot made the revelation...

Nepenthez and Dylan Rigby plead not guilty to gambling offences

A pair of Youtubers from Essex, Craig 'Nepenthez' Douglas and Dylan Rigby, both pleaded not guilty at their initial court date on Friday.  The pair have been charged with offences relating to gambling;...

New York City FC & Players’ Lounge announce FIFA competitions

Following in the baby steps of sister club Manchester City, NYCFC has teamed up with Players' Lounge to enter esports via FIFA. The east coast MLS club's entrance appears to be erring more...

This week in esports: big news in FIFA, skin betting remains rife and esports...

Another frantic week of esports news is over and done with. This week saw intriguing moves in an esport that seems tiny compared to some of its counterparts. With six La Liga teams involved...

Gianni Infantino, FIFA President, wants to expand FIFA’s presence in esports

In a lengthy document titled 'FIFA 2.0 - A Vision for the Future' Gianni Infantino has laid out his ambitions for the future of the organisation, which included a page on...

River Plate launch River Play and announce FIFA / PES pro

Argentinian club River Plate have become the first club in the country to recruit a FIFA and PES professional to their ranks by signing up Franco Colagrossi. Colagrossi will compete on behalf...

Six La Liga teams announce Virtual Football Organisation

The extremely popular FIFA series is best known for direct head-to-head competition. In almost every iteration of competition to date, two players will pick their favourite teams and compete; with control over every player...

Esports expects the Spanish Inquisition courtesy of La Liga

A total of six La Liga sides are expected to announce their entries into esports at Barcelona Games World after a tweet from each club's official channel teased their plans.  Real Sociedad, Sevilla Fútbol Club,...