Since February 2021, AS Monaco Esports has had a partnership with Gambit Esports, an enterprise owned by Mobile TeleSystems (MTS), the leading Russian telecommunications operator.
As part of this collaboration, the two clubs have launched the AS Monaco Gambit e-sports team, whose players take part in both Fortnite and Dota 2 competitions at the highest level. In total, there are seven players (2 on Fortnite and 5 on Dota2), accompanied by a staff of four, who are proud to wear the diagonal jersey of AS Monaco, including Mark “letw1k3” Danilov and Ilya “Toose” Chernishov, two of the most successful Russian players in the Fortnite circuit. The latter, indeed has also just had a top finish in the European FCNS on Fortnite, allowing AS Monaco Gambit to win a first European title.
🏆 𝗔𝗦 𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗰𝗼 𝗚𝗮𝗺𝗯𝗶𝘁 🏆
— AS Monaco 🇲🇨 (@AS_Monaco) February 9, 2021
The first football club in Fortnite
AS Monaco became the first football club to enter this major sporting discipline, popular with hundreds of millions of players around the world. In addition to participating in competitions, the current agreement provides for several joint ventures, with plans for fan experiences when health conditions permit. A line of co-branded products will also soon be available online as well as in MTS stores in Russia.
— AS Monaco Esports (@ASMonacoEsports) September 5, 2021
DotA II :
– TOP 3 : ESL One DPC Eastern Europe Season 1: Upper Division
– Qualification as a Major Wild Card : ONE Esports Singapore Major 2021
– TOP 3: ESL One DPC Eastern Europe Season 2: Upper Division
– Qualification as a Major Wild Card : WePlay AniMajor
Fortnite (Toose) :
– TOP 1 Grand Finals FNCS Chapter 2 Season 7
– TOP 6 Grand Finals FNCS Chapter 2 Season 6