CS:GO Tournament to be held at Wembley

The city that plays host to a world famous football stadium is throwing a bit of gaming into the mix.  The first ever CS:GO Finals from the Esports Championship Series is coming to SSE Arena in Wembley, London.

Photo by James Fanucchi
Photo by James Fanucchi

Eight top teams from the ECS league will compete for the Season 1 title at Wembley’s indoor entertainment venue.  The Finals will take place June 25-26th, 2016.

ECS – Counter-Strike consists of 20 teams (10 from North America and 10 from Europe) with US$ 3.5M in payout for prize money and financial support.


Tickets for the Finals will be available on the ECS official website, and they start at £12.99.

Can’t attend in person? ECS-CS Finals will be live streamed on FACEIT’s official Twitch channel: twitch.tv/faceittv.