The FIFA 21 European Playoffs on Xbox begin today. The prize pool is an incredible $400.000 - plenty of motivation for every participant. We have all the info about the tournament, its schedule and contestants.
EURO 2020 and Copa America are not the only places where champions are going to be crowned this month. The European FIFA 21 Global Series Xbox champion will also become known by the time this weekend is over. Here is everything there is to know about the event.
FIFA 21 Global Series European Playoffs with $400.000 Prize Pool
A total of $400.000 in prize money will be distributed at the FIFA 21 Global Series Xbox Playoffs. The European playoffs started earlier today, at 4 pm CET, but there's still time to catch up on the action. FIFA 21 matches won't stop until Sunday. The grand final is scheduled for July 4, at 8:25 PM, CET.
In total, 64 Xbox FIFA esports stars will participate. There is heavy German presence among the favorites. DullenMike, xMusti19 and NR7 all have a legitimate shot at the trophy. Tekkz and newest sensation Ollelito are also considered strong contenders for the tournament crown.
Each of the three days' schedule begins at 4pm CET. There are still matches being played today, so you can catch up on that, as well as watch all of the Xbox FIFA 21 European Playoffs excitement start to finish over the weekend.
If you are thirsty for a more detailed experience, EA have an interactive hub over on their official website, where you can learn everything you may wish to know of the event.
Original article by EarlyGame's Jonas Sohns.