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...

Watch: All you need to know about the Virtual Bundesliga!

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