EA SPORTS and UEFA Join Forces to Bring Women’s Champions League Football to FIFA 23
Starting early next year, EA SPORTS FIFA 23 will feature knockout stages of the UEFA Women’s Champions League.
The multi-year partnership between EA SPORTS and UWCL will allow both parties to deliver a more impactful experience for women’s soccer fans around the world.
Juventus Women, Real Madrid Femenino and Barcelona Femení are just some of the teams players can play in the future, additions fans have been asking for since the iconic franchise launched its latest iteration last month.
Although fans have been able to play as women’s club teams with the Barclays FA Women’s Super League and Division 1 Arkema since the launch of FIFA 23, the inclusion of the world’s top women’s club competition represents another step. major in elevating and introducing the women’s game to the world level. spectators.
The announcement was made yesterday at the first-ever EA SPORTS Women’s Football Summit, which was attended by the likes of FIFA 23 cover star Sam Kerr, Euro winner Rachel Daly and France international Kenza. Dali – an evening dedicated to all things women’s football.
During the evening, EA SPORTS also unveiled its “Starting XI Fund”, an accelerator fund for women’s soccer designed to grow the game by investing $11 million in the game as well as investments in leagues, clubs and athletes to continue to propel women’s football forward.
Along with its new internship program – which is also due to begin next year – EA SPORTS has made it clear that it is ready and willing to help women’s football reach new heights.