For some time now we have been telling you about the various rumors and leaks of the entry of FC Barcelona (one of the most important sports clubs in Spain), in League of Legends through the Superliga, the most important Riot MOBA competition in the country and one of the most famous in Europe.
Today the Blaugrana club has put an end to the rumors and has officially confirmed that it will participate from 2022 in this competition organized by the LVP of which it is a part after acquiring the S2V place for around 200,000 euros according to rumors.
El Bara, with his entry into the Super League, give even more polish to a garter already famous in itself that has esports clubs as relevant as UCAM Sports Club, Vodafone Giants, Movistar Riders, G2 Arctic or the team that Ibai and, precisely, one of Bara’s captains, Gerard Piqu, have bought.
“The arrival of FC Barcelona to the Super League is a very important step for the development of the esports sector. As a century-old institution with millions of followers around the world, the Bara help consolidate and expand audiences, a job that we have been doing successfully for more than a decade. From LVP, we are delighted that they are betting on our competition and we wish them that their trajectory is as successful as in their sports sections.“, said Jordi Soler, CEO of LVP.
One more step in the Bara project within esports
The arrival of FC Barcelona to the Super League makes the digital strategy of the Catalan club one step further in the esports sector in which it has already been present for a few years, currently having a presence in sports tournaments. eFootball, Rocket League and Hearthstone in addition to the Riot MOBA league.
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