Football icon and 2023 Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi becomes the co-owner of the Argentine org KRÜ Esports

Football icon and 2023 Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi becomes the co-owner of the Argentine org KRÜ Esports

(credits: KRU Esports)

Recently the eSports scene has bloomed around the world with many Orgs coming up and seizing the scene! The Valorant Champions 2023 was a major success for Valorant’s eSports scene and gained a huge fan base. Moreover, recent news of many famous eSports Orgs changing their rosters, especially their Valorant roster has gone viral! However, the Argentine org KRÜ Esports is going through a major change as Football icon Lionel Messi has become the Org’s co-owner!

The eSports industry worldwide is experiencing major growth. With the Asian Games officially recognizing eSports as an official sport, Pro players and organizations worldwide are brimming with success! This has showcased how far eSports has come in terms of recognition and hardships. Organizations are finally receiving all the recognition they were due, and fans worldwide are really happy with the future of eSports!

Moreover, Saudi Arabia will hold the Esports World Cup in 2024 and even Cristiano Ronaldo announced the upcoming event to fans! Many famous personalities are now dipping their hands into the eSports scene following the industry’s major sucess. And with Lionel Messi becoming the co-owner of KRÜ Esports, the industry is looking at some major changes!

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Lionel Messi becomes the co-owner of KRÜ Esports, leaves fans flabbergasted

Another accomplished soccer star, 2023 Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi, is now the co-owner of KRÜ Esports. According to the organization, Sergio Agüero and Lionel Messi will now share business ownership. The organization was started by Agüero one year prior to his retirement from professional football. The esports company has a few creators signed to its brand and participates in Rocket League and Valorant.

Football icon and 2023 Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi becomes the co-owner of the Argentine org KRÜ Esports
(credits: Lionel Messi)

The Argentine group qualified for the Rocket League and has a partnership spot in VCT Americas. KRÜ Esports even qualified for the VCT 2023 and showed an inpeccable performance in the tournament!

Sergio Agüero in a recent press release, said,

“I am happy to share a club with Leo, of course now in a new stage and with other challenges. It is an honor that he is part of KRÜ. He is the best footballer in history, and also a great friend. His presence is relevant because he projects values ​​such as perseverance, humility, and resilience. He is a figure that inspires everyone and will be a great contribution to the scene in general.”

Sergio Agüero, Co-owner KRÜ Esports

Lionel Messi recently transferred to Inter Miami CF and has been thriving since then! Furthermore, since joining the team, Messi’s fame has prompted Miami ticket sales to soar, making him a popular attraction for MLS supporters and bystanders. The company’s brand should significantly increase with the addition of another great, well-known owner, KRÜ Esports, who wants to profit from its brand similarly.

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