Premier League Chelsea captain has set up an eSports business
The prestigious publication Forbes, a reference in the business world, has just published a list of the 100 most creative Spaniards in the business world. Among them, there are managers, entrepreneurs, music producers, designers, artists, chefs but only one athlete: César Azpilicueta.
The Navarrese international has built a solid career between Osasuna, Olympique de Marseille and Chelsea, where he is captain, in addition to the national team; And now he’s also working to build something important away from the grass. “Success is respect, humility and sacrifice,” Azpilicueta said recently in an Expansión interview, and those are some of the values he wants to guide Falcons, your eSports company.
Team Falcons is the name of the project that saw the light in April, led by César himself together with the YouTube content creators José Antonio ‘Cacho01’ and Jesús Rincón ‘Delantero09’. Falcons compete in different disciplines internationally and also create entertainment content for their different channels. Precisely this weekend it celebrates its first virtual campus with challenges, prizes, talks and also training so that parents and children know the true face of ‘bullying’ and how to prevent and combat it.
“This is much more than having a player in front of a screen trying to win a game. That’s why I wanted to surround myself with people who were not in the world of football, the eSports industry goes much further. We have created a global team that works in different areas “, says Azpilicueta, the Navarrese athlete with the most followers on Social Networks.