A virtual tournament (for a good cause) on FIFA 20

Like what ESPN offers on NBA 2K20, EA Sports announces the establishment of a large knockout tournament, which will bring together 20 of the most famous and historic European clubs competing on FIFA 20, from 15 to April 19. The editor explains that the tournament will feature professional footballers appointed by the clubs of Ajax, AS Roma, Chelsea, FC Copenhagen, Liverpool, Porto, Real Madrid, but also (and especially ) of Olympique Lyonnais.

" Despite this unprecedented period, and more than ever, we are seeing people coming together to find new ways to get involved through football. It is encouraging to see how we can bring real-world experiences to life with our partners at EA"Said Simon Thomas, FIFA commercial director.

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$ 1 million for Global Giving's coronavirus relief fund

In total, 20 professional footballers will therefore participate in this FIFA 20 tournament. At the moment, Electronic Arts has drawn up the list of the different clubs which will take part in the tournament, but it is not yet known which players will be involved. have been selected to put their virtual football skills to the test. Of course, the competition will be followed in full on the FIFA 20 Twitch channel.

Obviously, as part of the initiative " Stay home. Play together", Electronic Arts will donate $ 1 million to Global Giving's coronavirus relief fund to support efforts to fight COVID-19. Fans and viewers will also have the opportunity to donate to support global efforts to combat the spread of COVID-19.

Recall that FIFA 20 has been available since the end of last year on consoles and PCs, and that the latest addition to EA Sports has not really been unanimous, including among its most loyal fans …