Russian Premier League will hold the championship of Russia on FIFA 17. This was announced by Director of the Premier League for Strategy and Development Evgeny Savin at a press conference in Tass. The tournament is scheduled for March 2017.
Comment Manager Premier League for Strategy and Development Evgeny Savin: By the beginning of next year we will decide with a particular company, which will re-branding the league, and the first stage of the plan to be completed by the beginning of the season-2017/18. It is not just about changing the logo, though it would be. We have been cooperating with the company and EA Sports are now at the final stage of harmonization of the All-Russian championship of Russia on eSports football, which will be the final, most likely in March next year. The winner will represent the country at the World Cup.
Earlier eSports football department opened FC “Spartak” FC “Ufa” FC “Volga” and FC “Dynamo”. A French “Ligue 1” and the German “Bundesliga” are planning to hold their own championships in FIFA 17.