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The 2020 FISU eSports Challenge Football (Soccer)—Game on!

FISU opened player registration to its first-ever international eSports competition for students, the 2020 FISU eSports Challenge Football. Citing keen eSports interest among university students, FISU’s President Oleg Matytsin announced the International University Sport Federation’s initial foray into competitive sports gaming.

The inaugural e-series kicks off with 32-participant tournaments for men and women university students playing the FIFA 20 game on the PlayStation 4 platform. Following the 30 June closing of player registration, the challenge gets underway with group stage matches from 6-8 July. The final eight elimination matches run from 9-13 July. The quarterfinals, semifinals and finals on successive days, with the men’s and women’s champions crowned on 16 July.

Do you have what it takes to represent your university and emerge victorious? 

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