Serie A has announced its 2020/21 eSerie A competitions on PES 21 and FIFA 21.
Registrations have been opened for the first phase of the eSerie A TIM FIFA 21 Championship and the eFootball PES 2021 Championship – which will both be exclusively played on the Playstation 4.
Amateur gamers and football fans can attempt to qualify for the regular season of the Eseries championships where they have the potential to be chosen to represent a Serie A club.
The four qualification stages for the FIFA 21 Championship take place between November 24 and December 15. The best players from the qualification process then receive a spot in the Official Draft where each Serie A club will choose a representative. Teams will be divided into four pools for the Regular Season which begins on March 9, 2021.
The three best teams from each pool will compete in the Playoff show on April 20 and 21 to decide a winner.
eFootball PES 2021 qualifiers start on November 24. The best 32 players will then enter the Draft on February 3. The regular season will be completed over March 30?31 and April 6/7. Playoffs will then be held on April 27 and 28.
The winner of the FIFA 21 Championship will also procced into the EA SPORTS FIFA 21 Global Series Playoff or Play-in spots.
“We are delighted to be able to offer, at such a difficult time for everyone, a leisure for PlayStation fans. The teaser initiatives at the launch of the eSerie A TIM made during last season proved to be a great success, involving many professional gamers and simple fans who followed the challenges among our Clubs broadcast on the social platforms of the Serie A League, in particular on the YouTube channel dedicated to the competition,” Serie A CEO, Luigi De Siervo said.
“We are convinced that football fans must be involved and engaged also in our “virtual” Championship, making them participants and protagonists waiting to find them soon in the stands. The A Companies are finally ready to compete, in both the most famous video games, to win the title of Italian Champion of the eSerie A TIM, an unmissable event that will accompany us for the coming months and years.”