On an average day, the surroundings of the Materialise headquarters are a green oasis of tranquility. But on this fateful Friday, the air in the normally quiet corridors thrummed with suppressed energy. By 5 o’clock, it was no use any more – football mania had officially taken over. It was time for the Materialise Football Tournament of 2018.
Football can be a great uniter, but it can also create the deadliest of rivalries. Nothing proved truer for our two business units, Medical (represented by the Medical United team) and Software (represented by Real Magics), when they met in an epic battle of brains and brawn on Wednesday a few weeks ago.