- List of participants finalised after pre-qualifying and accessible on FIFA.gg
- Unheralded newcomers rubbing shoulders with the world’s greatest FIFAe golf equipment
- Qualifying begins on 17 December
With pre-qualifying accomplished on 11 December, the following step is the qualifying spherical for the hotly-contested spots on the FIFAe Club World Cup 2021, with this 12 months’s format recompensing one of the best groups from six totally different zones.
Over 480 groups are concerned within the FIFAe Club Series – greater than ever earlier than. The greatest and greatest-identified golf equipment in FIFA esports are all there, together with ones which have made it by pre-qualifying and are trying to create a shock or two by mixing it with the world’s main groups on the FIFAe Club World Cup 2021.
Each of the six zones is split into conferences, which once more can have as many as three divisions in them. The highest-positioned groups in every first division in addition to those on the prime of the Consistency Ranking will undergo on the finish of qualifying to both the FIFAe Club World Cup or the play-offs in every of the assorted areas.
All outcomes to date in addition to a listing of the golf equipment participating may be discovered at FIFA.gg.
In every convention, the 2 highest-positioned groups from the primary division will qualify, together with the 2 which are on the prime of the Consistency Ranking after the final week of qualifying for the FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 (in Zones 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6), whereas the trail for these groups in Zone 4 will undergo the play-offs.
The first zone has a convention with only one division. Team FW AU certified final 12 months and will likely be trying to return to the largest FIFA esports stage as soon as extra. Melbourne City eSports have stand-out participant Marcus Gomes of their ranks and are the opposite favourites on this zone. The Aussie star will even have to face his brother, Dillon Gomes, who seems for True Boost Esports.
In the second zone, the place the convention is split into two divisions, Blue United eFC are the recent favourites each to qualify and to take out the zonal title, having already made it by to the primary occasion on two events. Kashima Antlers have acquired the companies of former FIFAe World Cup participant ‘Nasri121017’, and that makes them the primary rivals to Blue United eFC for FIFAe Club World Cup qualifying.
The third zone has a 3-division convention. A quantity of groups have already proven their price at earlier occasions and made it greater than clear that this guarantees to be a pitched battle for the 4 qualifying spots on this zone. Last 12 months’s qualifiers Nasr eSports are anticipated to duke it out with the likes of Goliath Gaming, Al-Nassr FC, Orlando Pirates FC and Urban Espresso as all of them look to progress to the following stage.
The record of participants in Zone 4 is brimming with expertise – a lot in order that there are not any fewer than 14 conferences every with three divisions battling it out to qualify for the play-offs. The groups embody present FIFAe Club World Cup runners-up Ellevens in addition to Denmark’s Brondby IF, who’re probably the most profitable membership within the historical past of the match. Manchester City esports will likely be trying to make it by to the massive occasion for the fourth time, and together with Brondby, they maintain the document for qualifying with three appearances every.
Just behind them on two appearances are the likes of AFC Ajax, FaZe Clan, Bochum, Olympique Lyonnais, Mkers and a quantity of different golf equipment, and they’re going to actually be trying to make it three.
Fnatic, who at the moment sit third within the FIFA Club World Ranking and have ‘Tekkz’ and ‘Harry’ of their ranks, are the crimson-scorching favourites for their specific convention, and the identical additionally applies to Tundra and FOKUS Clan, who every have a FIFAe World Cup winner representing them (‘MsDossary’ in 2018 for the previous, ‘MoAuba’ in 2019 for the latter). Feyenoord Rotterdam’s Julian Berg has caught the attention together with his performances within the Weekend League and will likely be trying to steer his membership to their first ever FIFAe Club World Cup look.
Plenty of new FIFA esports golf equipment corresponding to Dortmund, Grizi Esport and Inter Milan will likely be trying to bely their present FIFAe Club Rankings which have positioned them within the decrease divisions and create an upset or two.
The fifth zone is made up of three conferences, every with three divisions. Top favourites are FC Basel 1893 eSports, who’ve already certified twice for the primary occasion previously, and who’ve a very dynamic duo in ‘FCB Nicolas99FC’ and ‘SpiderKong’. Cruzeiro, SPQR, Wolves, Inter, Netshoes esports and Ronaldinho’s R10 staff are among the many different entrance-runners on this zone.
One convention with three divisions makes up Zone 6, with three groups standing out from the gang in a powerful record of participants. Defending FIFAe Club World Cup winners and present FIFAe Club Ranking leaders Complexity Gaming are anticipated to prepared the ground within the quest to make it by to the primary occasion, together with New York City esports and Sergio Aguero’s KRU esports.
All the outcomes from qualifying may be discovered on FIFA.gg.