The 2019 eMLS season kicks off Jan. 22 with eMLS League Series One presented by Playstation, as Columbus Crew SC’s Nenad Stojkovic will be representing the Black & Gold alongside 21 other Esports competitors from around the League.
Participation in League Series One and League Series Two (set to take place in Dallas in February) will determine seeding for the 2019 eMLS Cup in March, which is to be played on Playstation 4 as the official console.
By participating, eMLS Cup participants will earn points for the EA SPORTS Global Series Playoffs, which give gamers a chance to qualify for the 2019 FIFA eWorld Cup.
League Series One will take place at the Esports Arena in Santa Ana, Calif., and fans will be able to watch the event via live stream. Follow @eMLS for the latest details of the event.
In the augural eMLS Cup, the Houston Dynamo’s Kid M3mito defeated Montreal’s LyesMTL. This season represents Stojkovic’s first season as Crew SC’s representative at eMLS Cup. See below for a list of competitors by conference.