COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew SC today announced it has signed Hasib Zulfic as one of the club’s eSports competitors. Zulfic joins Graham “Skamzz” Ellix and Nenad Stojkovic as the third eSports competitor in Black & Gold history. He will be competing for the club in FIFA 18 on PlayStation.
Hasib Zulfic,17, was born in Zenica, Bosnia & Herzegovina and now resides in the United States. He is currently ranked in FIFA Ultimate Team Champions, a Top 10 player in the America’s Region and a Top 100 Worldwide Player. Zulfic began playing FIFA in 2008 and most recently finished in the Top 3 of the 2018 eSports World Convention (ESWC) Sao Paulo PS4 Qualifiers in the North America Region.
Zulfic, along with Nenad Stojkovic, competed for Crew SC in the eClub World Cup Qualifier this past week. The two played against some of the top teams in North America – including Xolos de Tijuana and Club America of Mexico’s Liga MX – and were the only Americans to participate. Zulfic and Stojkovic finished in second place with a winning record of 7-1-0.
Up next for the Black & Gold is a home match against the San Jose Earthquakes tomorrow, Saturday, April 28 at MAPFRE StadiumEarthquakes at 7:30 p.m.