Have you ever dreamed of taking part in the Grand Final of the FIFA Interactive World Cup? Have you got the skills to challenge the world’s best EA SPORTS™ FIFA 17 players in London and become champion?

Sportsbar 1904 at the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich is offering you the exclusive chance to secure a spot at the European qualifiers for the 13th edition of the planet’s biggest international gaming tournament: the FIFA Interactive World Cup. The 2017 edition of the tournament (FIWC17) takes place in London, and has a cash prize of $200,000 USD.

Over the next six months, a series of live tournaments will be played on the giant screens in Sportsbar 1904. The winners of these tournaments will then take on each other in a final live tournament at the same place. The winner of this tournament will then compete in the European qualifiers.

The first live tournament on 13 December 2016 saw Bruno Bardelas from Zurich beat reigning Swiss champion Luca Boller in a thrilling final watched by 100 spectators. Bardelas is the first to secure a spot in the final live tournament. Who will follow him?

Don’t miss out! The second live tournament at Sportsbar 1904 in the FIFA World Football Museum takes place on Tuesday, 10 January 2017, at 18:00.

Signing up is very simple. Just fill out the online registration form and accept the Terms & Conditions. That’s it. Once you’ve done this, all that’s left is to see off the competition and emerge victorious as champion. The free event will also be open to the public so if you'd rather just watch that's fine too.

The FIWC17 Grand Final in London will see gamers from all over the globe compete for the title of the world’s best FIFA 17 player – not to mention $200,000 USD and a trip to the Best FIFA Football Awards. The FIWC17 runner up will receive $100,000 USD.

The Road to London is powered by EA SPORTS™’ brand-new competition mode FUT Champions. The start marks the beginning of an entire year of competitive FIFA 17 gaming, for which the prize pool totals $1.3M USD.

You will find more info on the official website of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017.