Viktoria Cologne signs FIFA Gamer
Viktoria Köln will be represented in eSports in the future. The club from the Cologne district Höhenberg has signed 3 FIFA gamers. In cooperation with the gaming company ThatsFootball, the club from the 3 Liga will be represented on the virtual pitch in the future. The gamers from Viktoria Köln will make their debut on 31 January. In the context of the DFB-efPokal, the club will be represented on the console for the first time at a tournament.
The club was delighted about the cooperation with That's Football. With the engagement in eSports, the club hopes for more digital marketing opportunities. The club also sees the rapidly growing market as an opportunity to attract young people. The activities of the gamers will be shown on various streaming platforms.
In the future, Viktoria Köln will be represented on the virtual pitch by Hasan Eker, Furkan Kayacik and Lukas Möbus. All players have already gained experience in eSports at a high level.
Hasan Eker was previously a member of the FIFA team of FC Ingolstadt and part of dfb_efootball. He also brings an extensive reach to Viktoria Köln with almost 30,000 followers on the streaming platform Twitch.
The 3 Liga club also gains an extensive reach with Furkan Kayacik. More than 14,000 users follow him on Instagram. On YouTube, even more than 56,000. He is one of the best German players in the Weekend League. Currently, he is unbeaten for 150 games in the popular FUT mode.
Lukas Mübus completes the FIFA squad of Viktoria Köln. With over 20,000 followers on Twitch, he also brings an extensive reach to his new club.