WOLFSBURG SIGNS GAMER TO PLAY FOR THEM!
Wolfsburg are a top team in the Bundesliga ( German soccer league) and into the knockout stage of the Champions League, and during January teams are allowed for one month to add players to better the team.
Well, Wolfsburg has added to the team but in the virtual world of FIFA 16. Benedikt Saltzer is a 23- year old who has been signed by the club to represent them in the EA Sports FIFA tournaments.
It would very much seems that Wolfsburg is breaking new ground by becoming the first professional side to enlist the services of a console gamer.
What this partnership works out to is, Wolfsburg makes sure he gets support with everything he needs, with equipment to assist his skills, a new controller a game chair, and ideal training conditions, and in return he will always use the Wolves in games and tournaments and wear their shirt.
SaLz0r which is his gamertag has already won three German championships and one European championship his goal is now FIFA Interactive World Cup.
It may be that Wolfsburg is way ahead of other sports leagues in the world as Esports is growing so fast and big, teams having players represent may just be the new future in the virtual world of sports.