Turner Sports’ ELEAGUE will present new episodes highlighting blockbuster matches between the world’s best EA SPORTS FIFA 20 players, beginning Friday, Aug. 14, at midnight ET/PT on TBS (early Saturday morning).
The ELEAGUE FIFA 20 Ultimate Team (FUT) Champions Cup Stage IV – held Feb. 21-23 at Studio Rouchon in Paris – had 64 of the world’s top competitors face off in ELEAGUE’s third EA SPORTS FIFA 20 major championship. These star players competed for $200,000 in prize money and EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Global Series Points, which players use to climb the world rankings.
The series will include commentary from ELEAGUE’s team of FIFA 20 experts, led by host Kevin Egan along with studio analysts Mike LaBelle and Chu Morah, game commentators Dan Gaskin, Mark Hatcher, Brandon Smith, Richard Buckley and reporter Jillian Sakovits.
ELEAGUE FUT 20 Champions Cup Stage will continue with new episodes airing exclusively on TBS, Fridays at midnight through Aug. 28.
ELEAGUE is an award-winning esports and gaming entertainment brand that engages fans with culturally relevant content through original programming and live events. ELEAGUE, harnessing the resources of Turner Sports and WarnerMedia, is recognized for its best-in-class content, dynamic storytelling and innovative production capabilities. Formed in 2016, ELEAGUE has partnered with many of the leading videogaming publishers – including Warner Bros. Games, Nintendo, Xbox Game Studios, Valve, Electronic Arts, Activision, Psyonix, 2K Interactive, Bandai Namco, Capcom and Wizards of the Coast – to produce some of the most-watched esports coverage across all platforms, while providing brand partners with unparalleled opportunities to connect with passionate, young audiences.
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