Arsenal extends cooperation with eFootball

On its official website, Arsenal FC announced on Thursday 18 August the renewal of its partnership with Konami Digital Entertainment BV, which began in 2017. The duration of this new partnership is not specified.

As such, the London club will continue to be officially licensed in eFootball, with full 3D scans of their squad and simulations of the Emirates Stadium. In addition, the Konami and eFootball logos will continue to be displayed on the benches at Emirates Stadium.

The statement also says that the club will continue to participate in the eFootball Championship Pro. “eFootball offers a unique football experience. We are proud to be expanding this partnership and giving fans the opportunity to immerse themselves in the authentic Arsenal experience,” said Juliet Sloot, Commercial Director of Gunners. “Arsenal and Konami are committed to being at the forefront of fan engagement. I am excited to work together and strengthen our partnership to take our partnership to the next level, building on our shared values ​​and empowering people. Fans have even more great opportunities to connect with their club.” .

“It is truly a pleasure to announce the renewal of such a fruitful partnership,” said Naoki Morita, European President of Konami Digital Entertainment BV. Arsenal are a huge club and have been a major part of our partner group for the past few years. Securing a long-term partnership, including many commercial aspects, in the areas of image and esports is fantastic for Konami and the eFootball series that continues to grow and strive to free football*.”