Sergei "KEFIR" Nikiforov player Spartak Moscow [FIFA 17]

27 September 2016

Today, the day of the official release in sale of football simulator FIFA 17, the football club "Spartak-Moscow" announced the beginning of cooperation with one of the brightest stars of the Russian and global eSports Sergei "KEFIR" Nikiforov!

Sergey - Russian cyber sportsman professional player in the FIFA, the two-time champion of Russia (2012, 2015), winner of the Super Cup of Russia according to the Premier League (2012). In 2012 and 2015 he participated in the world championships. He was the captain of the Russian national team at the European Championships (2013). From November 2013 leads to the popular YouTube channel, to which 600 000 people are signed.

Partnership provides Sergey participated in the activities of our club and the development of eSports direction of FC "Spartak", as well as in various tournaments on the most famous football simulator, including Russia and the world championships.

Today Sergei Nikiforov took part in the presentation of the exclusive version of FIFA 17, which was held in the club shop. Recall that the version of the game in a special cover created by Electronic Arts in cooperation with FC "Spartak" especially for fans of red and white.

- I am a fan of "Spartak Moscow" from childhood, - said Sergey presentation. - And very happy that now I will represent your favorite club as a professional gamer. The new generation of Russian boys are actively interested in not only real but also virtual football, which is growing in popularity. So I very much hope that our cooperation will help "Spartacus" to increase the number of its fans due younger gamers, including the famous fans of the series FIFA.