Milan has been introduced because the host metropolis for the FIFA eClub World Cup which is able to function the most effective membership and esports groups on the planet The FIFA eClub World Cup will see 24 groups competing for a share of $100,000 (£77,000), FIFA International Sequence factors and to be named the world’s greatest FIFA 20 group on the planet.
Conventional soccer groups can be will represented in Milan with the likes of Manchester Metropolis, Basel and Lyon all qualifying for the finals.
They are going to be joined by three Italian groups, Roma and esports organisations Mkers and Staff QLASH, who’re all in with an opportunity of lifting the trophy on dwelling soil.Editors’ Picks
Different esports orgs heading for Milan embody FaZe Clan, DUX Gaming and Hashtag United.
With Brondby, who gained the competitors in 2017 and 2018, and KiNG eSports, who gained in 2019, failing to qualify for this 12 months’s competitors, a brand new champion can be topped, though nobody group stands out as apparent favorites.
The present chief of the Xbox aspect of the FIFA International Sequence rating desk is Donovan ‘Tekkz’ Hunt, who gained the competitors final 12 months when he represented KiNG eSports with Nicolás ‘Nicolas99fc’ Villalba.
This 12 months Tekkz is signed to Fnatic and can be teaming up with Tom Leese – the pair have additionally represented England collectively on the FIFA eNations Cup.
On the Ps aspect of the desk, Diego “CRAZY_FAT_GAMER” Campagnani leads after ending second on the FUT 20 Champions Cup Stage 2 on the finish of 2019, the place he misplaced the ultimate to Niklas ‘RZ’ Raseck.
The FIFA eClub World Cup is a twin format competitors with every match-up together with 1v1 and 2v2 contests.
Adrian Rölli, Head of eFootball at FIFA at mentioned: “We’re proud that over 190 groups from all around the world took half on this season’s qualification and we’re past excited to seek out the world’s greatest group out of the top-class area of collaborating groups. The introduction of team-based 2v2 matches confirmed a brand new stage of pleasure and competitiveness ultimately 12 months’s occasion and can undoubtedly spark enormous feelings at this 12 months’s event as effectively.’