For the very first time in the PES franchise, the Turkish Süper Lig will be part of the game. It is therefore the eighth new division confirmed for PES 2019. Konami is allowed to present the 18 clubs in competition and all the statistics and the teams will be updated every week.
Süper Lig was established in 1959, with clubs like Galatasaray A.Ş, Fenerbahçe A.Ş, Beşiktaş A.Ş. and Trabzonspor A.Ş. It is considered one of the most competitive leagues in the world and was won by only five teams.
Turkish midfielder Hakan Çalhanoğlu has been hired as a local ambassador to celebrate the inclusion of the Turkish league . He has scored 51 goals in 192 Bundesliga and Serie A matches. He will appear alongside Phillipe Coutinho on the Turkish jacket of the game.
"For many years we have received many requests to add this dynamic league to the PES series and this moment has finally arrived, "said Jonas Lygaard, senior director Brand & Business Development via a press release. "We are delighted to ensure the inclusion of the Süper Lig in PES 2019 and we will ensure that the passion and skill of each match is perfectly recreated, the 18 teams will be fully recreated and we look forward to showing our efforts in the coming months. "
" The PES series is known for its skill and control, so I am very happy to represent such a precise simulation, "said Hakan Çalhanoğlu. "Turkish football is exciting and competent, so I can not wait to see the Konami teams bring everyone to life." em>.
PES 2019 will be released on PS4 and Xbox One on August 30.