The relationship between the AFL and esports continues to grow as the Chiefs pick up Brisbane Lions midfielder Mitch Robinson for their content team and Fortnite squad.
Meet the newest addition to Chiefs #Fortnite and the Chiefs Content Team 🏉
Professional AFL player, @MitchRobinson05
— The Chiefs Esports Club (@ChiefsESC) December 4, 2018
In a press release on their website, the Chiefs welcome Mitch to the team, saying it was his dedication to improving his craft that drew their eye, “Mitch not only wants to be an entertaining, engaging and provocative Fortnite streamer, he wants to be the best.”
Mitch’s Twitch channel is already partnered with mwave for 2019, and has a sizeable following with just over 1500 followers and with the backing of the Chiefs, he’s sure to grow quickly.