Club officials of both AC Milan and Inter Milan have announced that on coming Saturday, the clubs will play their first-ever virtual derby after joining forces with digital sports broadcaster DAZN.
As many other sports like Serie A and the rest of Europe’s elite leagues are suspended because of the Coronavirus Pandemic. Fans will be able to enjoy rivals on Konami popular soccer video game PES 2020.
We can’t physically be on a football pitch right now, so it will be quite fun to represent my team and play against Sebastiano (Esposito) on PES,” 20-year-old Leao said.
“This is a derby after all and I want to win, but most importantly this is a way to be a little closer to our fans in these difficult times,” he added.
Currently, Many lives have been taken by this deadly virus especially in northern Italy so, Ac Milan organised this initiative to unite fans during this pandemic.