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Overview

Welcome to the Official Burnley FC FIFA FAN Tournament.

This tournament will find the best FIFA 20 players and Burnley FC fans from around the UK. The Tournament had 5 rounds over both XBOX and Playstation platforms. Each round will start with a Swiss League where all players will be auto paired with other players over a number of games within that week, dependant on the number of entrants. The 32 top perfroming players on each platfrom will ten go through to a double elimination elimination bracket where they will all start in the main bracket but get a second chance in the losers bracket should they lose one of their matches. At the end the winner of the main bracket will take on the winner of the losers bracket to be crowned the winner.

Everyone who doesnt make the double elimination round or is knocked out can then go on to register for the next round which will again start with a Swiss League and then into a double elimination. This will go on for a total of 5 rounds.

Prizes

The 5 winners on each platform will receive

  • Presentation of a signed shirt by a first team player at a home match (date TBC).
  • An invitation to take part in the Official Burnley Esports Team Photo.
  • An invitation to represent Burnley FC and compete in next seasons FIFA Global Series as part of the Burnley FC Esports Team.
  • Coaching from our current Esports players.

Rules

The Tournament is open to UK players aged 16 years and over.

Each match will be played in the "Online Friendlies" mode with the "Squad Type" set at "85 overall".

Each player must record their matches (either in full or in 2 halves depending on platform).

Game legnth will be 6 minutes each half. Each game will have an eventual winner via extra time or a panalty shoot out.

Schedule

Round 1

Registration Opens: Thursday 15th April 2020

Swiss League starts: w/c Monday 20th April 2020

Double Elimination starts: w/c Monday 27th April 2020

Round 2

Registration Opens: Monday 27th April 2020

Swiss League starts: w/c Monday 4th May 2020

Double Elimination starts: w/c Monday 11th May 2020

Round 3

Registration Opens: Monday 11th May 2020

Swiss League starts: w/c Monday 18th May 2020

Double Elimination starts: w/c Monday 25th May 2020

Round 4

Registration Opens: Monday 25th May 2020

Swiss League starts: w/c Monday 1st June 2020

Double Elimination starts: w/c Monday 8th June 2020

Round 5

Registration Opens: Monday 8th June 2020

Swiss League starts: w/c Monday 15th June 2020

Double Elimination starts: w/c Monday 22nd June 2020

Winners Presentation

TBC @ Turf Moor

Esports Team Photoshoot

TBC @ Turf Moor

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