The Malta Football Association and GMR Entertainment have announced the inaugural season of the Malta BOV ePremier League, an official EA league with multiple qualifications and competitive stages. The event is based on the FUT version of FIFA20, where Maltese PS4 console players are invited to join and prove their skills at a professional level.

“EA SPORTS FIFA is one of the most popular video games worldwide and we’re very pleased to team up with Electronic Arts in this partnership which will lead to the creation of the first Malta BOV ePremier League.”

–  Dr. Matthew Paris, the Malta FA Vice-President

“These are exciting times for the local esports industry. We are pleased to see that gaming is being more accepted and appreciated in Malta. “We’re delighted to be partnering up with the Malta FA as this gives our industry more credibility in the eyes of the general public as well as opening new doors to local players.”

–  Kersten Chircop, Founder GMR Entertainment

Our partnership with the Malta FA gives players the opportunity to realise their dreams of competing on behalf of their favourite clubs at the highest level of competition. We see the Malta BOV ePremier League as the perfect connection between virtual and traditional football and this engagement will accelerate local fandom.” 

–  Sam Turkbas, Competitive Gaming Deputy Commissioner EA SPORTS FIFA

Knockout Finals at the MRO Main Stage Area

‘The Knockout Finals for the Malta BOV ePremier League will take place on Saturday the 28th of March and Sunday the 29th of March