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FIFA 17 Comes to DreamHack Winter 2016!

Today DreamHack is excited to announce in partnership with EA SPORTS, we’re bringing FIFA 17 to DreamHack Winter 2016 with the EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Ultimate Team Qualifier at DreamHack Winter! $10,000 will be on the line at DreamHack Winter for the best FIFA 17 players to claim their share of, alongside the winning player earning a wild card slot to the first EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Ultimate Team European Season 1 Regional Finals!

The tournament will be played entirely live and onsite at DreamHack Winter 2016 with the tournament beginning on November 24th and 25th with a large group stage, and the top 32 players in this stage will advance to the playoffs to take place on November 26th. Players will have the opportunity to sign up ahead of time to reserve their slot, or signup live onsite at DreamHack Winter!

Fans of FIFA 17 who are unable to attend onsite will still be able to catch the action happening live onsite at DreamHack Winter, as all the best games will be streamed live on Twitch from November 24-26th!

Signups for the event will open up on October 4th, so be sure to check back then to guarantee your chance to participate and compete live at DreamHack Winter!
 

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Prize Pool: $10,000
Qualification Method: Open signups, onsite participation required
Player Cap: 512 (possible to expand)
Tournament Format: TBA, pool play into double elimination playoffs
Sign-ups Open: October 4th, 2016
Ruleset: TBA
Platform: Playstation 4 / Xbox One
Livestream: TBA

Stay tuned to @DreamHack on twitter and http://www.dreamhack.se/dhw16/ for further updates regarding the FUT Champions European Qualifier at DreamHack Winter! Upcoming news includes tournament sign-ups, news about the livestream including casters, and the full tournament schedule. For all news and more information about the EA SPORTS FIFA 17 Ultimate Team Championship Series be sure to check out EA’s official page here!

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