14 February 2017 - 15:01

AS Roma partners with Fnatic

Fnatic has a new sponsor, and this one comes from the pitch.
Image via Fnatic

AS Roma, a world-renowned Italian football team, has partnered with Fnatic to create a team for FIFA esports, the organization announced today. This will be both Fnatic and Roma's first entry into the FIFA esports scene.

The roster for the AS Roma FIFA team powered by Fnatic includes Sam “Poacher” Carmody, Aman “Aman” Seddiqi and Nicoló “Insa” Mirra, with manager Colin Johnson.

The team will be run by Fnatic and use AS Roma's name and likeness, in a similar fashion to how the Millenium group is handling PSG Esports.

You can read more about the news here in Fnatic's official press release. More details will be added to this article as additional information is released.

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