07.07.2017
Announcing VIP Adria League powered by ESL for 2017!
ESL and Vipnet join forces for VIP Adria League with finals at Zagreb’s Infogamers Reboot expo in November 2017. The best Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends teams from the Adriatic region will battle out for a total prize pool of 20,000 euros.

Vip Adria League provides a proving ground and professional esports environment for teams from Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro and Albania. Apart from the prize money the teams are going to compete for the title of the very first “Champion of Vip Adria League”.

With the exponential growth of esports globally and the proven talent pool the region has, Vip Adria League seeks to help the professional growth of the talented gamers and help them conquer the global esports arena. The best 4 teams from each game will compete in the live finals on stage.

Online qualifiers!

For the VIP Adria League begin in August, but right before we open the online qualifiers we’ll be announcing the invited teams for each game, based on previous local & international performance. Check out our full season schedule below:

  • Invitational phase: 15.07 - 05.08 - Announcing the TOP4 invited teams for LoL and CSGO
  • Open Qualifiers: 19.08 - 09.09 - 4 Open qualifiers every Saturday, only the winning team advances to the group stage.
  • Group stage: 18.09 - 05.11 - The qualified teams from the open qualifiers get together with the invited teams and get placed into one group.
  • Live finals: In the end of November the best 4 teams from the group stage will receive a spot to play on the offline finals at Zagreb’s Infogamers Reboot expo.

For detailed information about our schedule, please check out our Calendar.


Now is the time to start preparing with your team for the first event, organised by VIPNET and ESL. If you don’t have a team already, make sure to gather your friends, form a team and start practising on the ESL Play platform today, where we offer a variety of small international online tournaments. 


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