22 teams will compete in the inaugural season of the Virtual Bundesliga. - DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH
22 teams will compete in the inaugural season of the Virtual Bundesliga. - DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga GmbH
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Virtual Bundesliga overview

The VBL Club Championship – newly founded by the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and EA SPORTS – kicks off as part of the TAG Heuer Virtual Bundesliga (VBL) on 16 January, with 22 clubs from the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 competing to become the first ever German club champions in eFootball.

The thirteen teams from the Bundesliga and nine from Bundesliga 2 will play 21 matches between 16 January and the end of the season in March 2019, and you can follow them all from these club’s Twitter accounts below...

Bayer Leverkusen

Player: Marvin Hintz

Bochum

Club account

Player 1: Daniel Fink
Player 2: Jan-Luca Bass
Player 3: Alexander Steinmetz

Cologne

Player 1: Timo Gruneisen
Player 2: Mirza Jahic

Hertha Berlin

Club account

Player 1: Eren Poyraz
Player 2: Kai Bayer
Player 3: Elias Nerlich
Player 4: Tom Bismark

Mainz

Club account

Player: Francesco Mazzei

Nuremberg

Player 1: Daniel Butenko
Player 2: Kai Hense

RB Leipzig

Player 1: Cihan Yasarlar
Player 2: Alexander Czaplok

Schalke

Club account

Player 1: Tim Schwartmann
Player 2: Lukas Schmandt

Sandhausen

Player 1: Nicholas Jöst
Player 2: Franky Lampertsdörfer
Player 3: Mustafa Kürün

VfB Stuttgart

Club account

Player 1: Erhan Kayman
Player 2: Marcel Lutz
Player 3: Lukas Seiler
Player 4: Niklas Luginsland

Werder Bremen

Club account

Player 1: Michael Bittner
Player 2: Mohammed Harkous

Wolfsburg

Player 1: Benedikt Saltzer
Player 2: Timo Siep