The football star, the forward of FC «Manchester United» Zlatan Ibrahimovic has decided to become one of the investors of the Sweden gaming platform, which is called Challengermode. It is known, that all investors have invested $1,300,000 in Challengermode.
Besides Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the ex-director of the oil and gas company Lundin Petroleum — Ashley Heppenstall has become the investor too. The investment in the sum of $1,300,000 is only the first stage of inputs. The representatives of the gaming platform say that the invested money will be spent to enlarge their tournaments.
The company Challengermode was found in 2014. At this moment, the platform specializes in two cybersport disciplines: League of Legends and CS:GO. An interesting feature of Challengermode is the possibility of players to play against eSportsmen and win some valuable prizes or money.
That’s not the first time when Zlatan Ibrahimovic does the investment in the world of video games. Previously, he has decided to invest his money in the company Ice Cube Games, which produces video games.
Also such football players as Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and others have shown their interest to the eSports.