The Esports Club Is Hosting Its First Ever FIFA 22 Community Cup
The Esports Club is hosting the first of many potential FIFA 22 events in India in partnership with Amazon. The Amazon Great Indian Festival FIFA 22 Community Cup features a prize pool of INR 75,000 ($1,000) with some of the best FIFA players in the country competing in the event. The event commenced on 22nd October 2021 and is now in the semi-finals stage with four players left in the competition. The grand finals are set to take place on 3rd November 2021 at 11:00 PM IST (05:30 PM GMT).
FIFA 22 Community Cup Overview
The Amazon Great Indian Festival FIFA 22 Community Cup is in the semi-finals stage with the following two matches scheduled for today:
Aditya Chadha vs Shubham Jadhav
Charanjot Singh vs Siddh Chandarana
The event is taking place within the FIFA Ultimate Team mode for PS5 players only. FIFA Ultimate Team or FUT is a game mode where players can create teams using soccer players from different global leagues.
All four players at the FIFA 22 Community Cup will be competing with their custom teams at the event. Aditya and Charanjot both have iconic Portugal striker Eusébio on their teams while Siddh’s team features the legendary Brazilian forward Pelé. Shubham’s team does not feature ICON players but he has an aggressive frontline with two superstar midfielders in the form of Neymar and Kevin de Bruyne.
There seems to be a growing interest in FIFA within the Indian community with India also getting an official qualifying event for the FIFA Global Series this year.
Amazon Great Indian Festival FIFA 22 Community Cup: Where to watch
The matches will be streamed live on The Esports Club’s YouTube channel. The semi-finals are scheduled to take place on 2nd November while the grand final is taking place on 3rd November 2021 at 11:00 PM IST (05:30 PM GMT).