Telecom Egypt SC announced the launch of team "RA'AD": (Arabic word of Thunder), the digital arm of the sporting club and the first eSports club under the authority of an official sports entity. The launch of RA'AD stems from the support that the Egyptian government gives to the eSports community, considering it to be the future of sports in Egypt. eSports is currently in the spotlight, evolving during the last 10 years from a hobby that attracted mainly the youth, to a multi-million-dollar industry with international tournaments that many eSports players, coaches, and sponsors from different sectors and fields want to participate in. It evolved to be a sport of its own. Telecom Egypt SC has headed in this new direction in sports being the first Egyptian sporting entity to invest heavily in this first-of-its-kind project - developing the Egyptian eSports scene, and adopting young talents and coaching them to represent the club locally and Egypt internationally in tournaments. Team “RA’AD” started recruiting the best eSports players and coaches in the Egyptian market and the full roster will be announced in due course. The team will compete in the following games: ● FIFA ● Fortnite ● League of Legends ● PUBG Mobile ● Valorant The team’s HQ will be a gaming house, equipped with the latest gaming devices and gaming peripherals according to top global standards.