čtvrtek 09.01.2020

The Final of the DATART e:LIGA already on Sunday

The Final of the DATART e:LIGA already on Sunday

čtvrtek 09.01.2020
Already on this Sunday, January 12th, the best Czech FIFA players representing the colors of the sixteen FORTUNA:LIGA clubs will compete for the premiere champion title, 150,000 CZK and for the points to the Global Series, which they can earn only in the DATART e:LIGA.

Four months of effort, 32 online qualifiers, 2 offline semi-finals, all led to this moment. Two-member teams, representing all clubs of the real FORTUNA:LIGA, will all day fierce battle for a prize pool of 150,000 CZK! Spectators can look forward to tense fighting between rivals, Pilsen pair T9Laky and pikej, Player of Sparta Prague siritsetsedm and Emerickson or the duet of favourites RIIJK and kobbycz representing Slavia Prague. These are the big names of the Czech FIFA scene, which the less well-known players will want to surprise, so that they can come under the spotlight too.

“I look forward to the finals a lot, it will be big. It's great that in addition to money, we will also fight for points in the Global Series. All the more I want to succeed on Sunday, ”said the unofficial Czech FIFA leader T9Laky. It is thanks to the efforts of the League Football Associtation (e:LIGA´s organizers) will have the final even greater charge. Together with Electronic Arts, we managed to negotiate the entry of the national DATART e:LIGA into the international tournament Global Series. In addition to recognition, fame and a lot of money, the best teams will earn valuable points in the world ranking. Maybe so in the future we will see the Czech flag for such an event as the FIFA eWorld Cup, which is played for an incredible 70 million crowns!

The Grand Finals at UNYP Arena at Podvinný mlýn in Prague will take place on January 12th with the first year of the FIFA20 game under the auspices of the LFA and all FORTUNA:LIGA clubs.

Wednesday's draw is available on the Facebook page of the Datart e:LIGA.

Group stage:

  • Group A: FK Teplice, FC Fastav Zlin, SK Sigma Olomouc, 1.FC Slovacko
  • Group B: AC Sparta Prague, FK Mlada Boleslav, FC Slovan Liberec. 1.FK Příbram
  • Group C: Bohemians 1905, FC Banik Ostrava, FK Jablonec, MFK Karvina
  • Group D: FC Viktoria Plzen, SK Dynamo Ceske Budejovice, Slezsky FC Opava, SK Slavia Prague

The Sunday finals will start at 8 am with the group stage, where the teams will be divided into four groups of four teams. The gates of the Prague UNYP Arena will open to the public at 4 pm, so the atmosphere of this prestigious final tournament can be enjoyed by fans of esport directly among the players. Entrance to the event is free! They will be able to see how they behave during the tournament and how they are focused. There will also be autograph sessions with finalists, as well as league football stars, who usually play on the real grass. There will also be a FORTUNA:LIGA Cup and a rich fanzone will be built on the arena, where esport fans will be able to try the following attractions:

  • Playstation 4 with FIFA 20 and many other popular titles like Death Stranding, MediEvil or Days Gone, Crash Team Racing, Concrete Genie for younger players
  • PlayLink multiplayer games
  • virtual reality with the best VR game 2019 Beat Saber from the Czechoslovak Beat Games studio or award-winning VR action game Blood & Truth.
  • two formula cockpits from Red Bull

The official stream from the finals will also run all day on the official twitch channel of the DATART e:LIGA.

Timetable of the Finals:

  • 8:00 am - start of basic groups
  • 2:00 pm - quarterfinals
  • 4:00 pm - opening of the hall for the public (free entry!)
  • 4:00 pm - semifinal
  • 6:00 pm - final
  • 8:00 pm - ceremony