Orlando Pirates eSports is proud to announce its new partnership with Playstation South Africa.

This news comes at a perfect time following the string of great results obtained by the Club’s eSports team, where most recently, were ranked as the best African team in the FIFA eClub World Cup. The run of accolades didn’t stop there, as the team also featured six players who qualified to the FIFA ESWC 2018 Regional Finals that will be held on 5th and 6th May in Johannesburg.

Joseph Bertrand, Orlando Pirates Brand & Sponsorship Manager, was excited about the partnership with the gaming giant.

“Our vision is to become the best FIFA eSports team in Africa and strive to compete at the highest level internationally, so this partnership with the biggest gaming brand in the world is the perfect strategic fit. Our team will receive top quality hardware with the latest industry updates so that they can train and compete on a world standard.”

“We took our time with this eSports journey and to align with such partners means that we are moving in the right direction with what we want to achieve and look forward to scaling even greater heights.”

Orlando Pirates Football Club