VCF - Cel


Valencia CF vs Celtic

Feb, 21 / 18:55 Matchday 8

Actualidad del Valencia C.F.
October, 06 2016

VCF and EA SPORTS organise first ‘Youtubers’ tournament to celebrate launch of FIFA 17

To celebrate the launch of the new EA SPORTS FIFA 17 game, Mestalla hosted a tournament between Youtubers on Wednesday.

Youtubers sTaXx, Mangel, byViruZz, aLexBY11, Gravesen, Herzex, Outconsumer and Delantero09 took part in the unique experience, following in the footsteps of their sporting idols from Valencia CF.

The players enjoyed a day of preparation head of the competition, heading to the Ciudad Deportiva in Paterna for training. There they were welcomed by VCF Mestalla coach Curro Torres, president of the VCF Footballers Association Fernando Giner, and current member of the sporting management Vicente Rodríguez. Curro Torres gave a tactics talk in the dressing room, and Giner put the players through their paces at the Estadi Antonio Puchades.

Rounding off their visit to the training facilities, the Youtubers had the chance to meet first team goalkeepers Diego Alves and Jaume Doménech.

Upon arrival at Mestalla, the players headed to the dressing room and out onto the pitch, ready for the inaugural tournament of its kind at the ground.

The day was rounded off by a trip on the 'Mestalla Forever Tour', visiting the EA Sports box along the way. The players were given souvenirs of Adidas kits, an Xbox One S console with the EA SPORTS FIFA 17 game, and the Sound BlasterX H5 Valencia Edition headphones made by Creative.

See who came out on top in the first Youtubers tournament organised by Valencia CF and EA Sports.