On December 18th, two legendary players Yasser AlQahtani and Manaf Aboshgair from Saudi Arabia simultaneously published their social media post, announcing that they would join the show match of 1st MLGC(Mobile Legends Gulf Cup) finals on December 25th, and they will be the captain of their respective teams. This is also the first time for them to participate in a game show match.
Yasser AlQahtan(the former captain of Saudi National football team,considered as the greatest football players in Saudi Arabia), will be the Honorary Captain of red team, which the team members will be oCMz,saudi brothers,Ahmed Show and safah9(All of them are famous YouTube Influencers)
“The game really help me to regain the excitement of fighting with the teammates on the field”，Yasser AlQahtan says that he have been playing this game for quite a time, and when he get the invitation from MLBB, and he didn’t even hesitate to accept their invitation.
Manaf Aboshgair (the former member of Saudi National football team), will be the captain of blue team, which the team members will be MjrmGames,TMFaisal,Rima and Haman(All of them are famous YouTube Influencers)
The cross-border cooperation between MLBB and Football has already begun before that. On November 29, the Saudi national team announced MLBB has become the official game of SNT, Nadim, the manager of the Saudi national team, said: Football and MLBB have many commonalities, focusing on competitive spirit, pursuit of victory, emphasizing team spirit, and we hope we could convey the spirit of sports competition to all the world along with MLBB.
As a team competitive game, MLBB attaches great importance to bringing players a good gaming experience. The MLGC is the first high-quality event that MLBB brings to Middle Eastern players. MLBB hopes to provide a platform for more Middle Eastern players to show themselves, and also hopes to bring more good game content to Middle Eastern players.
Mobile legends：Bang Bang is known to be the most popular MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Games) game in the Middle East. According to Google bestseller list, now it ranks No.3 in UAE , No.4 in Qatar, No.7 in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Besides, the downloads of the game has been more than 1 Billion , and become one of the most popular mobile games in the world. In order to give all players a better experience,Mobile legends:Bang Bang has held so many E-sports events in different countries and now become the most beautiful landscape of e-sports industry.