New York City FC’s first-ever eSports player, Christopher Holly is NYCFC in the FIFA Ultimate Team Championship Series for the first time on Saturday.
Taking place in Vancouver, Christopher is one of 32 of the top FIFA competitors of the North, Central, and South America who will face each other for a chance to qualify to the Ultimate Team Championship Series in Berlin.
When: April 22nd
Game: FIFA 17
Console: Both Xbox and PS4 (16 players per console)
Streaming: Watch live on NYCFC.com and Twitch
How it Works
Out of the 32 competitors, six will qualify for Berlin (three from each console) who will then battle it out until there are two remaining console champions (one for Xbox and one for PS4).
The two console champions will then play each other for the title of Regional Champion.
Christopher qualified for this tournament by placing fourth in the region with a record of 112-8 W/L in January of this year.
The tournament consists of a group stage, followed by a double elimination tournament. All competitors have all FIFA Ultimate Champion Players available to them.