- Groups set for elite nationwide groups forward of FIFAe Nations Cup 2021
- Nations pinnacle occasion to happen from 20 to 22 August in Copenhagen
- Toted “Group of Death” contains reigning champions France in addition to international locations akin to England, Mexico, and Sweden
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The pinnacle of 2v2 nationwide FIFA esports is nearly upon us: the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™ group stage draw is full. 24 international locations from internationally are coming to Copenhagen in August to compete on the world’s greatest stage for aggressive nationwide staff EA SPORTS FIFA™ and with the draw finalised, they may now know who they are going to be going through off in opposition to of their first matches.
National pleasure and one of the crucial desired titles of the yr are on the road as gamers will signify their nations in a extremely aggressive area of nationwide groups. 60 nations participated within the FIFAe Nations Series™, however solely 24 will pit off in opposition to their rivals in Copenhagen to combat for their final purpose: Winning the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™ for their nation.
Member associations from all world wide participated because the FIFAe Nations Series 2021™ kicked off at a home degree, with every nation choosing their most expert gamers to compete within the FIFAe Nations Online Qualifiers™, the place they went head-to-head of their respective areas within the hopes of securing one of many 24 spots on the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™. A video explainer of the format could be discovered right here.
Those certified have been drawn into 4 teams of six – every member affiliation will probably be taking part in one another in a spherical-robin format – with the highest 4 of every group qualifying for the one-elimination knockout stage performed in a finest-of-three format. Over the match period, all matchups are performed throughout each consoles, with every recreation being a 2vs2. The 24 nations are every represented by three gamers, with one participant in its place.
With the FIFAe Nations Online Qualifiers 2021™ ending final month, the search to crown the last word nationwide staff in FIFA esports comes ever nearer as we lastly get a take a look at what matchups will probably be going down on the group stage of the match.
With three international locations from South America, two from North & Central America, 5 from Asia & Oceania, two from the Middle East & Africa and 12 international locations from Europe, together with the host nation Denmark, right here is the group stage attract full:
Reigning champions France will look to retain its title from their inaugural win in 2019 with a brand new-look line-up this yr of Amine ‘Mino’ Boughanmi, Leandro ‘Peixoto’ Peixoto and Vincent ‘Vinch’ Hoffmann as they face off in opposition to England, Sweden, and Mexico.
The host nation Denmark, who’re routinely certified, will look to please the house followers as they may tackle nations akin to Qatar and Italy, while winners of the South America Online Qualifiers Brazil have mouth-watering ties in opposition to Portugal and Saudi Arabia.
In entrance of thousands and thousands of followers internationally watching on-line, these international locations will go head-to-head for one of many greatest titles in aggressive FIFA and a share of the overall USD 400,000 prize pool, as well as to the USD 100,000 already distributed all through the qualification course of.
The FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™ offers a world stage the place nations are represented by the very best home gamers who can fly their flag for their nation’s pleasure and group. This narrative provides a complete totally different dimension to the FIFAe match collection, each for followers and gamers, cementing it as one of many should-watch occasions of the FIFAe calendar.
The FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™ will captivate followers everywhere in the world throughout the weekend of 20-22 August – and all matches from the head match will probably be streamed reside on FIFA.gg – in addition to having the ability to view latest outcomes.