Kwesé Sports launches MatchDay5 Football Fantasy League across Africa

Press release, Johannesburg, 01 December - Kwesé Sports, Econet Media’s premium sports content platform, has launched Kwesé MatchDay5, a football fantasy league game that allows subscribers to create their own teams from a selection of England’s best footballers and matches from each round of fixtures.

This compelling game awards points to subscribers based on their players’ real world performances, and gives fantasy players the chance to win one of two all-expenses-paid trips to watch a live football match in England, accompanied by a partner of their choice. One trip is awarded after the final round of matches in December 2016, while the other trip is awarded at the end of the current season.

In order to be eligible to win, subscribers are required to score enough points in a single game-week to achieve a top five position on the leaderboard. These five weekly winners are automatically entered into the Kwesé League of Champions, where they will take part in a one-off competition in December 2016, and again in May 2017, to try and win one of the two trips.

Kwesé MatchDay5 is designed to be quick and simple for players to use, while enhancing their enjoyment of match weekends throughout the season. To sign up and play the game, players can visit and register using their Facebook or Google details to create a profile. Selecting teams, creating leagues and challenging friends is all prompted within the game.

Tapping into gaming and fantasy sports is vital for Kwesé, this provides a unique way for the platform to engage with audiences across the continent. These strategic moves are indicative of Kwesé’s solid commitment to bringing the best in gaming and unparalleled sports programming that is both entertaining and interactive.

Register to play, receive the latest updates and stand a chance to win great prizes throughout the season!

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