Created on 2021-02-22 at 18:20 PM
There's huge anticipation throughout the club for FC Bayern's Champions League Round of 16 first leg at Lazio, and the record champions' esports team can hardly wait. "The game will be a real cracker to kick off the knockout stage on the way to defending the title. I believe we can do it this year," says Miguel Mestre. To help pass the time, both for himself and all the fans, the Spaniard has come up with an idea.
Tuesday from 12:00 pm ET: Mestre challenges Lazio gamers live on Twitch
A few hours ahead of kick-off at the Stadio Olimpico, Mestre will take on the Lazio esports players in a one-on-one battle. Kick-off is at 12:00 pm ET and you can watch both the first and second leg via the live stream on the FC Bayern eSports Twitch channel.
Mestre can't wait for the clash on the console: "This will be a terrific friendly. They play in the eSerie A and will certainly be in good form." Tune in, who knows - maybe the outcome will turn out to be an omen?
In the last league match, Mestre & Co. faced Lazio's city rivals: