Today NYYRIKKI Esports have announced their latest signing that will see them enter their first new title outside of Overwatch.
NYYRIKKI have announced the signing of top Finnish Fifa player Markus ‘MakezCR‘ Moilanen to represent their brand in the new EA Sports Fifa 18 title.
Markus has been rising through the ranks in Finland over the last few months with his most recent 2nd place finish at IS FIFA Cup.
Fifa has been growing in Finland over the past year with the announcements of professional football clubs SJK and FC Lahti entering the space and supporting the players.
NYYRIKKI’s latest signing is likely to make his official debut in the EEG FIFA 18 FUT LEAGUE: SEASON 1 which starts on Monday 9th October 2017. MakezCR will be hoping to also qualify for the upcoming Finnish Championships that will take place at Grail Quest lan in Turku next month.
Markus made a statement about signing for NYYRIKKI:
“I’ve been looking for an organization for some time now and I feel like I’ve now found the perfect one for me. I am really excited to join NYYRIKKI and looking forward to representing #theHUNT in FIFA 18.”
Markus ‘MakezCR‘ Moilanen
Best of luck to Markus on his new venture!