Arsenal's Mesut Özil is Starting His Own FIFA 19 Esports Team

Would you like to be on a FIFA 19 esports team managed by one of the most famous soccer players in the world? If you're one of the best of the best of the best, you may have a chance at doing just that. Arsenal's Mesut Özil made a formal announcement on his Twitter page this week that he is looking for form a brand new team for FIFA 19 and is looking for players from across the globe to join, but you have to be impressively good to join.

It's an interesting prospect that you don't see too often, having a professional athlete for the very sport you're trying to form an esports team out of managing it. Whether or not it will be a success is only something time can answer, but if you're currently playing FIFA 19 as a pro, this definitely has to pique your interest and make you want to send an email.

About Gavin Sheehan

Gavin is the current Games Editor for Bleeding Cool. He has been a lifelong geek who can chat with you about comics, television, video games, and even pro wrestling. He can also teach you how to play Star Trek chess, be your Mercy on Overwatch, recommend random cool music, and goes rogue in D&D. He also enjoys hundreds of other geeky things that can't be covered in a single paragraph. Follow @TheGavinSheehan on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Vero, for random pictures and musings.

twitter   facebook square   instagram   envelope