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Official Partnership signed with Liverpool FC

16.08.2016

The renowned football club Liverpool FC and Konami are proud to announce the signing of a new partnership together. This will be the second English club addition to the new title, along with Arsenal F.C. Liverpool FC was founded in 1892, has won the UEFA Champions League five times and the Domestic League 18 times.

Through this agreement, Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 (scheduled for released on 13th September in North, Central and South America, and globally on 15 September 2016) will include the recreation of the official club uniform, the team's home stadium "Anfield" in the new design after the new extension※, and the club anthem "You'll Never Walk Alone". These new implementations are planned in order to provide the best experience of Liverpool FC, fully authenticating the club and it's many well known iconic trademarks.

Also, with the new feature "Concept Arrange", the play style of multiple players to retrieve the ball from a high position, "Gegenpress", adopted by Liverpool FC's coach Jürgen Klopp, will be reproduced within the game. In addition, former star players will appear within the game as "Legends", which will be available in myClub.

PES 2017's concept of "Control Reality", makes it possible to reproduce Liverpool FC's style of play, reimagining their high intensity style of play.

We will be updating information on the official website, so please look forward for further information.

(※Planned to be distributed in a free datapack after the release)

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