The midfielder of FC Barcelona André Filipe Tavares Gomes invested his own funds to the development of the French esports club G2 eSports. The size of the investments is unknown, but Andre is not the only one of the investors, there are also: Everblue Management, MACRO Ventures and co-owner of the Brazilian media agency Go4I Mark Lemann.
André Filipe Tavares Gomes, FC Barcelona, comments:
«In this increasingly digital world, I see tremendous potential in esports. Carlos’s vast experience as a successful player, entertainer and successful team owner combined with G2’s impressive track record makes this investment a perfect fit. Esports is the next generation of sports and League of Legends is its cornerstone. I couldn’t be more thrilled to invest in and partner with G2 Esports»