Blue United eFC interacted with its partner Manchester City in various ways
New York | Tokyo – Blue United eFC powered by Manchester City (BLU eFC), the innovative professional eSports team managed by Blue United Corporation, has organized various collaborative projects and other activities to coincide with the visit to Japan of Manchester City FC, a prestigious English club with which it collaborates.
Manchester City FC is one of the world’s leading football clubs, having won the English Premier League, English FA Cup and UEFA Champions League treble in the 2022-2023 season. Manchester City Esports, the club’s eSports team, also visited Japan during this visit.
First, on Saturday 22 July, BLU eFC players youxme and Tess held a friendly match with Manchester City Esports content creators FG and Kacee. It was a very good atmosphere for international exchange through eSports. The players exchanged uniforms, a fan girl was invited to interview the players, and there was a blindfolded penalty shootout.
BLU eFC was also invited to a gaming event on Monday 24 July at the eSports facility in Tokyo Tower. FG and Kacee appeared alongside club legends Jolyon Lescott and Shaun Wright-Phillips. Throughout the event, fans of both the club and the game participated, enjoyed the game together, and competed for records in a racing game with the legends. Three trophies were proudly displayed at the event.
BLU eFC players and staff were invited to the “Yokohama F. Marinos” match on Sunday, July 23 and the “Bayern Munich” match on Wednesday, July 26 at the National Stadium. In front of a crowd of more than 60,000 spectators, our players were not only able to observe world-class play up close but were also excited to see the players they normally use in their games in action.
Finally, BLU eFC players recreated the goal of Manchester City FC on FIFA23. The video can be found on our social media. Please take a look!
About Blue United eFC
Name : Blue United eFC（BLU eFC）
Established : November 15th, 2018
Owner : Blue United Corporation
Vision : Contribute to Japanese e-sports business development and globalization to make it one of the top industries in the world.
URL : http://www.blueutd.com/efc/
Players: youxme (Hidehoshi Mukasa), Tess (Ekuya Kida), tsakt (Shota Sato), Shishi (Naoki Shishikura)
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