Italian media out let, Calcio e Finanza reports that Ex-AC Milan player Keisuke Honda, who played for the Rossoneri from January 2014 to June 2017 with a record of 11 goals from 92 appearances has fully entered field of entrepreneurship with particular interest in eSport.
Honda, 32 is said to partner actor Will Smith and Stanford University, for the eSports organization Gen.G, with initial investment of 46 million dollars.
“I am thrilled that Dreamers Fund has invested in Gen.G. In Japan, eSports are not very famous yet but we have noticed an incredible growth in this territory and worldwide, which is really positive,” Will Smith said.
“We decided to invest in Gen.G to bring their incredible team and their vision to the top of the industry. We look forward to working together with Gen.G to push the eSports industry around the world, he added.