AS Monaco welcomes Team Kinguin as partner

first_imgAS Monaco has announced a partnership with Kinguin, which will see the organisation’s logo on the chest pocket and back of the AS Monaco esports jersey.AS Monaco expanded into esports in 2016, with the acquisition of Nathan “Sneaky” Nayagom – a professional FIFA player for Epsilon. The sports team uses its facilities to help its esports competitors psychically, psychologically, and nutritionally. This approach, according to the announcement, is what helped win Kinguin over.Viktor Romaniuk Wanli, CEO and Founder, Kinguin said the following in a statement: “We are very happy to share this experience with AS Monaco in the eSports sector. This partnership is proof that sports and gaming share the same fundamental values and the same passion. We are convinced that this is a fine opportunity to forge a place in the eSports community in France, which is growing and becoming increasingly professional.”Juli Ferre Nadal, Commercial Director, AS Monaco also commented on this new-found partnership: “We are delighted to welcome Kinguin on board with the AS Monaco eSports project. This partnership consolidates our ambition to become a leading player in the sector and accelerate the growth of our eSports team. The diversification of the AS Monaco brand is a key priority for the future and we intend to continue our development in this area.”Team Kinguin is an esports team that represents Kinguin, a global online video games market. The company has valuable experience in esports, competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, and League of Legends.Esports Insider says: Kinguin is an ideal partner for AS Monaco, especially if they’re looking to increase their commitment within esports. It’s great to see a football team show an increased interest in the industry after dipping their toes initially.last_img read more

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Bribery charge goes before Ethics panel

first_imgEthics hearing will begin next week into allegations of bribery leveled against head coach of Premier League side, King Faisal.The Ethics Committee has invited four persons to appear before it on Tuesday, 18th June, 2013 at 3:00pm to help in its investigation into the allegation of bribery of GH₵3000 paid to Mallam Yahaya, the Head Coach of King Faisal F.C by a supporter of Tema Youth F.C.The alleged bribery was revealed by Jude Achempong a supporter of Tema Youth F.C during a conversation he had with the Host of morning sports programme on Happy FM in respect of the 29th Week Glo Premier League Match between Tema Youth F.C and King Faisal F.C played at Tema on Sunday, 9th June, 2013.Persons invited for the hearing are:1. Mallam Yahaya, Head coach King Faisal2. Operations Manager – Tema Youth Supporters Union3. P.R.O Tema Youth Supporters Union (Mr. Jude Acheampong)4. Mr. Ganiyu – Member, Tema Youth Supporters Unionlast_img read more

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Inter Allies deepen B.A Utd woes

first_imgThe result leaves BA United still bottom with 17 points while Inter Allies have moved up to third on the League log. The match day 22 fixture was supposed to be played at the Sunyani Coronation Park but was honoured in Accra due to United’s one match home ban by the Ghana FA Disciplinary Committee. Inter Allies: Osei Kwame – Wahab Ackwei, Simon Martey, Joseph Aidoo (c), Baba Mensah, Gockel Ahortor, Emmanuel Nettey, Lord Ofosuhene, Frederick Yamoah/80’ Imoro Adams, Ropapa Mensah/78’ Edward Allan Sherra, Eliasu Fuseini/61’ Issah YakubuCLICK HERE FOR PREVIEWS OF SUNDAY’S GAMESa–Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @Joy997FM. Our hashtag is #JoySports Second half resumes and Emmanuel Nettey would also get his goal within three minutes of restart. In the other Saturday fixture, Wa All Stars travelled to hold Sekondi Hasaacas in a one all drawn game at the Essipong Stadium. Six more match day 22 games come off across various league centres on Sunday. Starting Line-upscenter_img B.A United: L. Osei – M. Boamah, A. Badu, M. Issah/74’ Wahab Abdul, P. Ameyaw, M. Owusu, Igyir, J. Kotei/66’ Enoch Gyimah, M. Mustapha, A. Asamoah/58’ Randy Anthony, K. Tabla A goal in each half handed Inter Allies a 2-0 away win over bottom-placed B.A United on Saturday. Ropapa Mensah had made an impressive run through the defence but saw his shot got blocked – a lurking Nettey was however available to tap in from close range to help Inter Allies secure a double win over B.A United in the league this season. Ropapa Mensah opened the scoring just in the opening minute when he slammed home a tailored cross from a corner sent from the left with his right foot. Coach Paa Kwesi Fabin’s boys went on to take control of the counter but failed to produce further goals with the first half ending 0-1 for the ‘Eleven Is To One’ side.last_img read more

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