EA and UEFA Reveal the eChampions League for FIFA 19

Nov 12,2018

 

Electronic Arts and also the Union of European Football Associations announced the eChampions League, a tournament expansion for EA Sports FIFA 19. The eChampions League is made to be a brand new, authentic way for millions of football fans to connect towards the UEFA Champions League.

The eChampions League adds for the growing list of competitions that make up the Road to the FIFA eWorld Cup subsequent summer season. All eligible competitors will compete on PlayStation four and participate in the eChampions League International Online Knockout tournaments on March 2nd and 3rd, together with the leading 64 players advancing towards the reside qualifying event on April 26th and 27th.

The leading eight players in the eChampions League will move on to the eChampions League Final to be hosted in Madrid on Might 31st. The Final will be played each day before the real-world UEFA Champions League Final on June 1st, which offers football fans two various ways to appreciate their favored sport that week.

As a method to further connect the two leagues, the eight eChampions finalists will draft and use footballers involved within the UEFA Champions League Group Stage, that will restrict their teams a little. The eChampions League winner will take dwelling a $100,000 USD majority of your $280,000 USD prize purse. They’ll also recieve 850 FIFA 19 Global Series Points.

“EA SPORTS FIFA captivates tens of millions around the globe, and our deep integration inside the several in-game experiences gives us thrilling opportunities to connect the UEFA Champions League to players,” stated Guy-Laurent Epstein, UEFA Advertising Director. “We see the eChampions League and competitive FIFA as an important step in connecting with existing and new fans with the UEFA Champions League.”