Paris Saint-Germain Esports - the esports branch of the French football team - has revealed that they are entering into Dota 2's esports scene in partnership with Chinese organisation LGD Gaming, signing a roster including Chinese players Wang 'Ame' Chunyu; Lu 'Maybe' Yao; Yang 'Chalice' Shenyi; Xu 'Fy' Linsen; and Malaysian player Jian Wei 'xNova' Yap.
The players will now wear PSG Esports' jerseys, and will start their journey as PSG players at the Epicenter XL competition, starting on April 27.
"We are very happy to work with LGD, a major structure in China. This partnership fits perfectly with our development strategy and I look forward to build new exciting projects with them," said Yassine Jaada, PSG Esports' CGO.
How well can this team do?