The inaugural season of the
Player’s have spent the last couple of months going through a qualification process that has seen them play online and then travel to compete in club held offline qualifiers. From that two players were selected to represent each of the 20 teams – one for the PlayStation and one for the Xbox.
Some of the biggest names in the professional FIFA scene will be in attendance. Among them and many’s favorite to win will be FIFA 19 superstar Donovan “Tekkz” Hunt representing home town club Liverpool FC, legend Kai “
Bizzarely there is no prize money announced for the event with players playing for prestige and Global Series Points, which qualifys them for future events like the Global Series Playoffs and FIFA eWorld Cup.
ePremier League Format
Matches will take place over two legs in a group-stage format on both PlayStation and Xbox to determine a console champion. The top 2 from each group will then head into the knockout stages.
The winner of the console final will be announced the PlayStation winner and Xbox winner. They will then play
The winner of this game will be declared the Champion of the
Players can ONLY select players cards from ANY Premier League team.
For a complete look at the groups click here.
ePremier League Participants
|Club||Xbox Winner||PlayStation Winner|
|Fulham||Diogo Mendes||Jarvis Denham|
|Brighton & Hove Albion||Ryan Caister||Dam Hilliard|
|AFC Boournemouth||Marc Marley||Craig JC|
|Southampton||Reece Rusher||Owen Venn|
|Chelsea||Ryan Pessoa||Jas Singh|
|Tottenham Hotspur||Kylem Edwards||Simon Nystedt|
|West Ham United||Jamie Rigden||Gledis Rustemi|
|Crystal Palace||Michael Faria||Damian Augustniak|
|Cardiff City||Rhys Griffiths||Luke Mcilwee-Davis|
|Arsenal||Tassal Rushan||Curtis Poole|
|Liverpool||Donovan Hunt||Dariosh Krowner|
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||Joe Evison||Torin Page|
|Everton||Dan Potts||Simon Duxbury|
|Manchester City||Connor Keys||Kai Wollins|
|Manchester United||Josh Jones||Kyle Leese|
|Newcastle United||Jake Simpson||James Greene|
|Leicester City||Alex Shaw||Charanpreet Dhinsa|
|Huddersfield Town||Thomas Painter||Jordan Croft|
|Burnley||Bradley Colston||Sheikh Iqbal|
|Watford||Luke Carpenter||Adam Ryan|
How To Watch
Thursday 28th will be for the group stages with the 29th dedicated to the knockout and finals.
The action will kick off from 12:00 GMT.
So what do you think of the first ePremier League? Is Tekkz the likely winner? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.