You may not have known it, but Arsenal are actually involved in an eFootball.Pro League alongside Monaco, Nantes, Juventus, Manchester United, Bayern Munich, Schalke, Barcelona, Boavista and Celtic. You could be forgiven for not knowing that, especially if you’re the sort of fan that has been around long before eSports seemed like nothing more than a typo.
Fun or serious?
Alas, in the present day, it is well known for being one of the most profitable new markets in ‘sport’ – depending on whether or not you agree that it should be given such a distinction. Everyone is jumping on the bandwagon and getting into the mix, and regardless of whether or not you agree with it, there’s certainly no signs that it’s going to slow down any time soon.