The Finnish esports organisation, ENCE has signed the dotted lines with the official football governing body of Finland, the Football Association of Finland (Suomen Palloliitto or SPL).
In this development, ENCE will assist SPL with its experience in youth and educational programs along with coaching. In addition, ENCE will also lend support to the development of SPL’s esports activities by carrying e-football matches that will be aired live from the former’s headquarters in Helsinki.
Commenting on the association, Mika ‘Mikaku’ Kuusisto, CEO, ENCE, said, “We are excited that we will be able to utilise Pallolito’s long experience in youth and educational work as well as coaching. Our academy program is just getting started and we are actively Trying to grow and develop it since. From our side, we are naturally able to offer help for the development of e-sports activities. Such cooperation brings sports closer to each other and facilitates the operation of both.“
ENCE was initially established in 2013 to enhance and professionalize the esports ecosystem of Finland. ENCE is helmed by one of the most profound Finnish esports professionals. Since its inception, ENCE has managed to gather a core following and is recognized as one of the most elite esports organizations in Finland.