With the burgeoning craze for eSports ensuing in Mega Tournament and events. Recently, there was an enticing buzz in the world of Football.

As Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC and its sister international clubs owned by City Football Group (CFG) will unite for the first time ever to organize a global ‘EA SPORTS FIFA 20’ challenge on June 13.

What’s More?

As per the official statement of Mumbai City FC on Thursday states that the CFG FIFA Challenge will see pro-FIFA players and eSports teams alongside footballers from men’s and women’s teams across the Group take to the virtual pitch to test their skills.


The EA SPORTS FIFA 20′ will entail Eight clubsManchester City, New York City FC, Melbourne City FC, Yokohama F Marinos, Girona FC, Montevideo City Torque, Sichuan Jiuniu FC and Mumbai City FC. All of them will take part in a series of matches and gaming challenges.

Mumbai City FC will be mirrored by 28-year-old midfielder Rowllin Borges, along with three fans. 

We’re happy to be able to extend our support to charities through this one-of-a-kind event,” Borges said in the release.

Rowllin Borges

About Mumbai City Football Club

As the name suggests, Mumbai City Football Club is an Indian professional football club based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The team which takes part in ISL the Indian Super League under license from the All India Football Federation (AIFF). 

The team infused with young blood and passionate pro footballers are co-owned by City Football Group, Ranbir Kapoor and Bimal Parekh, a chartered accountant.

By Tanya Mishra

A Writer 'All Ghillied Up' as a Gamer.

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