Portuguese international adds another victory in eSports competitions, by winning the final of #JOGAMOSEMCASA CUP, which for 3 days brought together 16 players who, at the invitation of ELEVEN SPORTS, participated in this solidary tournament in favor of UNICEF Portugal, with the aim of fighting COVID-19
Diogo Jota, Portuguese international for Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, who won the ePremier League Invitational last month and was the representative of the National Virtual Football Team in the FIFA eNations StayandPlay Cup, defeated José “RunRun” Soares 1: 0 in the # final We playedEmCasa CUP, thus adding another title to its history of football eSports competitions.
#JOGAMOSEMCASA CUP brought together, for 3 days, 16 players who accepted the invitation from ELEVEN SPORTS, to participate in a solidarity tournament in favor of UNICEF Portugal, with the aim of raising funds to fight COVID-19.
After the victory, Diogo Jota said that “these types of initiatives are to be welcomed, especially at a time when we are experiencing a complicated period with the pandemic situation, and we try to help UNICEF Portugal as much as possible”.
The Wolverhampton player concludes that this “was a solidary tournament that brought together many personalities, not just from the world of sport, and was good for captivating people to watch and help. As a football professional, the tournament was a way to dignify what we do. I dedicate the victory to my mother, it is another gift I give her on Mother’s Day ”.
The #JOGAMOSEMCASA CUP also counted on the participation of the Portuguese international striker André Silva, player of the Eintracht Frankfurt, who was eliminated in the quarter-finals. About his participation in the competition André Silva said: “I love competitions and this tournament was an excellent initiative by Eleven Sports because it aimed to help those who need it most, through UNICEF. I really enjoyed participating and I just felt sorry for not going to the final. ”