- A complete of 60 nationwide groups will take part in the FIFAe Nations Series 2021
- FIFAe Nations Cup 2021 to happen from 20 to 22 August in Copenhagen
- Nations to compete for a complete prize pool of USD 500,000
The highest EA SPORTS™ FIFA 21 nationwide groups will compete from 20 to 22 August in Copenhagen, Denmark for the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021™ title.
The last match will pit 24 groups towards one another (three gamers per group) on the largest stage of aggressive FIFA. Within the FIFAe Nations Series, a complete of 60 nations will problem one another for a prize pool of USD 500,000.
For lots of the world’s greatest gamers, representing their nation and competing for final glory in the second version of the FIFAe Nations Cup is a dream come true – and the problem of a lifetime. The competitors has by no means been so fierce: 5 regional on-line qualifiers with collaborating nations from all around the globe will happen between 22 April and 23 May. Competitors won’t solely battle it out for one of many 23 remaining locations on the FIFAe Nations Cup; they may even be taking part in for worldwide fame and nationwide pleasure.
Christian Volk, FIFA’s Director of eFootball and Gaming mentioned: “The excitement ahead of this event, which will bring people together from all corners of the globe, is huge. A place in the history books is not the only thing awaiting the winners, but also fame and recognition from their compatriots. We’re looking forward to partnering with the Danish Football Association and EA SPORTS on the FIFAe Nations Cup.”
As host nation, Denmark is the primary nation to be assured a spot on the FIFAe Nations Cup. At the inaugural match in 2019, involving 20 nationwide groups in London, France defeated Argentina in the ultimate to declare the title and the glory of the primary ever champion in this battle of nations.
Jakob Jensen, CEO of the Danish Football Association mentioned: “We are happy and proud, that Copenhagen will host the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021. We are looking forward to hosting one of the biggest FIFAe tournaments in the world, where world class players, including our own Danish players, will create the action, drama and excitement. Esports is very popular in Denmark, and in the rest of the world, where it continues to grow and develop. It is without a doubt a big event that is coming to Copenhagen.”
Brent Koning, Group Director & Commissioner, EA SPORTS FIFA Competitive Gaming mentioned: “International competition has the unique ability to captivate fans as pride for your home nation gives all a reason to watch. FIFA esports continues to help grow the love of the sport and the FIFAe Nations Cup will continue to do so with this entertaining international competition.”
All collaborating nations can be found right here. Results may even be made accessible all through the qualification on FIFA.gg.
The FIFAe Nations Cup 2021 will function 24 of one of the best nationwide groups in the world, represented by every three gamers which can present collaborating member associations with an extra tactical angle to make a substitution in the 2vs2 competitors in order to information their group to final glory from 20 to 22 August 2021 in Copenhagen. A complete of USD 500,000 in prize cash will likely be distributed throughout the FIFAe Nations Series, together with USD 400,000 for the FIFAe Nations Cup 2021 last occasion.
FIFA will proceed to monitor the worldwide well being scenario and any potential impression on the protection of individuals and employees.