Actualidad del Valencia C.F.
Agosto, 07 2017

Valencia CF reach agreement with KONAMI as the Club’s new official gaming partner

Valencia CF are proud to be able to announce the new agreement reached with Konami Digital Entertainment B.V., creators of the Pro Evolution Soccer series, who become the Club’s new official gaming partner for the 2017/18 season. This agreement will mean that the Club will be faithfully recreated in the Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) series, and will also see both parties working together across a series of promotional activities.

Jorge García, Valencia CF Head of Marketing, Commercial and Fan Experience Area, said that he is “delighted with this partnership, as Konami are a worldwide partner who will help us to take the Club to millions and millions of gamers. We’re looking forward to seeing the spectacular image of our players in the new and future editions of the PES series.”

“Valencia is a club with a rich history, lots of legends and some exciting talent in the current roster,” commented Jonas Lygaard, Senior Director - Brand & Business Development for Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. “Valencia CF is loaded with history, home to great successes, and some of the world’s greatest players have come through the ranks here as well, with Mendieta, Kempes and Ayala to name a few. With the club looking ahead to pushing on in the 2017/18 season, we are honoured to have been chosen as Valencia CF’s Official Video Game Partner, and look forward to working closely to realise them in-game and seeing them compete for a top league position.”

PES 2018 will be released for PlayStation®4, Xbox One™, PlayStation®3 and Xbox360™ on September 14th. The game will also be available via Steam in a version that has undergone substantial improvements in terms of aesthetics and content, ensuring the game enjoys parity with the current gen formats, great news for all fans of Pro Evolution Soccer.

About Valencia Club de Fútbol

Founded in 1919, Valencia Club de Fútbol are one of the biggest clubs in European football. They have won six La Liga titles, seven Copa del Rey trophies, three UEFA Cups, two European Supercups and one European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as participating in two Champions League finals.

About Konami Group

KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION was established in 1973, and became a holding company of the Konami Group on March 31, 2006. KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION covers the fields of "Digital Entertainment Business", "Health & Fitness Business", “Gaming & Systems Business" and "Amusement Business". KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION went public on Tokyo Stock Exchange in 1988 and the London Stock Exchange in 1999. Home Page URL: Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. is a wholly-owned subsidiary, responsible for popular franchises like Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill and Pro Evolution Soccer amongst other top sellers. Konami Group is also the manufacturer of the wildly popular Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME, which has sold more than 25 billion cards worldwide. For more information concerning Konami Digital Entertainment and its products, please visit