PSG.LGD is a professional Dota 2 team, formed as a partnership between French football club Paris Saint-Germain and Chinese esports organization LGD Gaming in April 2018. LGD Gaming's original Dota 2 team was founded in 2009, and had varying degrees of success.
The original Dota 2 division of the Chinese-based esports organization LGD Gaming was founded in 2009. The team had varying degrees of success, participating in and winning multiple tournaments and events over a nine year span. In April 2018, French football club Paris Saint-Germain F.C. invested in the organization, sponsoring and rebranding the Dota 2 team as PSG.LGD. The team found instant success by winning two Majors of the 2017-2018 Dota Pro Circuit, which helped them secure a direct invite to The International 2018. There, they advanced to the grand finals but lost against OG in game five.