Football makes its appearance this week Fortnite. The popular game introduces football jerseys of no fewer than 23 teams as skins. In addition, it goes Fortnite also teamed up with football icon Pelé for a real football tournament, the Pelé Cup, in which you can win his typical celebration as an emote.
The most popular sport in the world with one of the most popular games of the moment … the collaboration between Fortnite and the football world seems like a match made in heaven. Just this week Fortnite gamers who are fans of football will get the chance to play in the Pelé Cup, collect football jerseys and earn a special Pelé emote.
Ten new outfits will be available from Saturday 23 January Fortnite for both women and men. They are always compatible with 23 different football teams. So if you own an outfit, you can switch teams without limit.
The teams that game maker Epic Games has partnered with are Manchester City, Juventus, AC Milan, Inter Milan, AS Roma, Seattle Sounders FC, Atlanta United, Los Angeles FC, Santos FC, Wolverhampton Wanderers, West Ham United, Sevilla, Sporting CP , Borussia Mönchengladbach, FC Schalke 04, VFL Wolfsburg, Rangers, Celtic, Cerezo Osaka, Melbourne City FC, Sydney FC, Western Sydney Wanderers and EC Bahia. Unfortunately, Belgian clubs are not included in the list, as are many big teams such as PSG, Manchester United, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich.
In addition comes the typical celebration of the Brazilian footballer Pelé, the so-called air punch, as an emote in the game. You can find it in the Item Shop from 23 January.
The collaboration of Fortnite with Pelé will also bring the Pelé Cup football tournament from Wednesday 20 January. In it, participants can exclusively win the new skins and emote.