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Schalke04 Purchases Esports Team “Elements”, Marching On The Summer

by Emememem   on May-17-16 15:12

FC Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 from Bundesliga announces to establish its esports division and take over the League of Legends LCS team “Elements”. League of Legends is the most popular competitive game in the world with over 67 million MAU.

Schalke04 Purchases Esports Team “Elements”, Marching On The Summer

The president of Schalke04, Moritz Beckers-Schwarz said “We have noticed that the level of professionalism in eSports has continued to grow over the past years. Particular noteworthy is the development of structures within League of Legends and the flagship League of Legends Championship.”

The club will hold a press conference on 19th May to expose more information. According to esportspedia, they will reserve the offlane Steve, jungle Gilius, ad carry MrRalleZ and support spratte. The original solo player Eika will be replaced by Fox from UOL. Also, they keep the manager Maelk and coach Nyph.