LEADING ESPORTS PORTAL ESPORTS.COM PARTNERS WITH GERMAN FOOTBALL CLUB BORUSSIA DORTMUND TO DELIVER UNIQUE ESPORTS AND VIDEO GAME CONTENT
Strategic Partnership Lets Fans Join Leading Soccer Club Stars in Playing Video Games and eSports Activities
HAMBURG, GERMANY (JUNE 27, 2018) – eSports.com — the world’s leading esports portal that delivers a variety of esports content, including livestreams and tournaments featuring the highly-popular League of Legends, Dota 2, Fortnite and FIFA - serving millions of viewers every day — and German football (soccer) club Borussia Dortmund (BVB), announced a major video game and esports focused partnership today. This partnership will allow fans of one of Germany's most popular sports clubs to interact and play video games with BVB soccer stars at eSports.com.
“While our core business is football and what takes place on the pitch, many of our fans and athletes also love video games and esports,” said BVB Managing Director Carsten Cramer. “With eSports.com, we have found the ideal partner and platform for delivering highly-compelling and unique fan and athlete interaction content, engaging this increasingly important target group in new and creative ways.”
“BVB’s fans and our viewers complement and overlap with one another in many ways, and we are sure both groups will be excited by this new partnership,” said Michael Broda, CEO of eSports.com. “We also see this as a huge opportunity to help BVB gain access to the North American and Asian markets, while continuing to feature our content globally.”
eSports.com is rapidly becoming the largest esports portal in the world by providing professional coaching, celebrity charity tournaments, comprehensive team and player statistics, live coverage and comprehensive esports analysis from around the world. As eSports.com expands, it will make it possible for users to share, collaborate on and rate content.