- FIFA eWorld Cup takes place on 2-Four August. Tickets here!
- Watch the three-day occasion through a lot of streaming choices
- We spherical up ten issues you want to know forward of the event
The eagerly-anticipated FIFA eWorld Cup 2019™ is ready to kick off on Friday 2 August at The O2 in London, with the EA SPORTS FIFA 19 World Champion set to be proclaimed.
After a FIFA 19 season filled with pleasure, drama and new main tournaments, the marketing campaign reaches its climax with the marquee occasion: the Grand Remaining. As thirty-two of the world’s main gamers vie for the precise to be named the world’s greatest, and declare a staggering USD 250,000 money prize and an unique journey to The Finest FIFA Soccer Awards, we spherical up ten issues you want to know forward of the motion.
1) World’s greatest descends on London
After the end result of the FIFA 19 World Collection Playoffs, the highest thirty-two FIFA 19 gamers – from ‘Tekkz and ‘MsDossary’ to ‘Nicolas99fc’ and ‘Maestro’ will vie for the precise to be referred to as the FIFA 19 World Champion. The FIFA eWorld Cup 2019 will act because the curtain-closer to a historic season which witnessed the introduction of tournaments such because the FIFA eNations Cup and the eChampions League.
2) Return to The O2
A serious occasion requires a significant setting. One of many world’s hottest music and leisure arenas, The O2 in London will as soon as once more play host to the Grand Remaining on 2-Four August. Within the British capital throughout the occasion? You possibly can watch all of the motion unfold stay by shopping for a ticket to the ultimate day! More here.
3) Match format
Beginning off with 4 teams of eight, the primary spherical will see a set of two-leg matches with the perfect 4 gamers from every group progressing to the Spherical of 16. After the quarter-finals and the semi-finals, which can decide the perfect PlayStation and the perfect Xbox participant respectively, the ultimate two remaining gamers will go head-to-head for the title of EA SPORTS FIFA 19 World Champion.
4) Largest prize pool but
The status of worldwide glory isn’t the one factor on the road at The O2 in London. A record prize pool of USD 500,000 USD is up for grabs, a USD 100,000 enhance on final yr’s pot, with the winner bagging a life-changing USD 250,000 in addition to a visit to The Finest FIFA Soccer Awards.
5) Can ‘MsDossary’ make historical past?
No-one in aggressive FIFA has gained back-to-back world titles. Can ‘MsDossary’ break that holders hoodoo? The Saudi Arabian has sights on retaining the crown he gained in The O2 in London final yr and would make historical past by doing so. “I need increasingly more,” he stated again in April, within the beneath interview. “I actually wish to return and win it once more this yr as a result of no-one has completed back-to-back world championships. I’m trying ahead to it.”
6) A rivalry resumed?
May the FIFA eWorld Cup 2019 be the subsequent chapter within the rivalry between ‘Tekkz’ and ‘MsDossary’? Each have clashed this season in try to say their standing as Xbox’s main participant. With the Englishman at the moment ranked No1 and the Saudia Arabian the reigning champion, a possible conflict within the knockouts between the 2 has all of the makings of a legendary match.
7) Grand Remaining to be proven in six languages
Extra new floor will probably be damaged on the FIFA eWorld Cup with the occasion being streamed in six languages: English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese language and Arabic. You possibly can watch the three-day occasion stay through a number of streaming options on-line – together with proper right here on FIFA.com!
8) World event
Fifteen nations from 5 continents will probably be current at The O2 in London, giving the competitors a very international really feel. Probably the most represented nation on the Grand Remaining is Germany – the identical as final yr’s eWorld Cup – with six opponents. In the meantime, 5 contenders hail from Brazil, bringing the whole variety of South Individuals to seven.
9) On-site rap battle forward of ultimate
At a venue synonymous with music, a FIFA and Mixtape Insanity collaboration will see 4 rising hip-hop artists go head-to-head on stage on the ultimate day. One winner will probably be topped the FIFA Head 2 Head Freestyle Champion 2019 forward of the FIFA 19 showpiece decider.
10) FIFA 20 sneak peak
Wish to get an unique have a look at EA SPORTS FIFA 20 earlier than everybody else? Followers watching at The O2 in London will probably be handled to a preview of FIFA 20 and get the chance to play an early model of the yet-to-be-release sport on website. Become familiar with the sport the professionals – and hundreds of thousands of others all over the world – will probably be taking part in quickly.