Anders Vejrgang, Umut Gültekin and Richard Hormes successfully defended the VBL title at the final in Cologne

RBLZ Gaming are German Club Champions again

Successful title defence | RBLZ Gaming win German Club Championship | Exciting final against Hansa Rostock

RBLZ Gaming are German eFootball Club Champions for the second time in a row after defeating Hansa Rostock in the exciting final of the virtual Bundesliga Club Championship, which took place over three games.


For the first time, the final of the VBL Club Championship was played in front of spectators. 

RBLZ win group without defeat

In the final of the VBL Club Championship, the 8 qualified clubs first competed in two groups:

  • Group A: F.C. Hansa Rostock, Eintracht Frankfurt, Schalke 04, 1. FC Köln
  • Group B: RBLZ Gaming, FC St. Pauli, FC Augsburg, VfL Wolfsburg
     

Within the groups, all teams competed against each other once. The first and second-placed teams in both groups qualified for the semi-finals. RBLZ Gaming had already successful made it through the group stage on the first day. With six points from two games, RBLZ qualified early for the semi-finals. The Leipzig team secured first place in Group B with a win against FC St. Pauli.

Group stage: 

Results 

  • Umut + Anders: 
    RBLZ Gaming vs. Wolfsburg| 3-3, 6-0, 3-0
     
  • Umut + Anders: 
    RBLZ Gaming vs. Augsburg | 2-0, 0-2, 3-0
     
  • Umut + Anders: 
    RBLZ Gaming vs. St.Pauli | 1-0, 4-1

A SUCCESSFUL TITLE DEFENCE

After winning their first German Club Championship last year, RBLZ Gaming brought a second trophy in a row back to Leipzig. After a clear victory against Schalke 04 in the semi-final, the title of “German eFootball Club Champions” came down to the grand final against Hansa Rostock. In a thrilling contest over three full games, Umut and Anders finally came out on top.

Semi-final / Final: 

Results 

  • Umut + Anders: 
    RBLZ Gaming vs. Schalke 04| 3-0, 3-1
     
  • Umut + Anders: 
    RBLZ Gaming vs. Hansa Rostock | 2-2, 4-3, 4-3
     
We achieved what we set out to do.
Umut "RBLZ_Umut" Gültekin

Umut "RBLZ_Umut" Gültekin

  • “We achieved what we set out to do. Defending the title was our main objective. Thanks go to the whole team, and a special shoutout to Anders, who played incredibly strongly over the whole weekend.”
     

Congratulations to RBLZ and the whole team! 

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