After a very successful eMLS League Series 1 and League Series 2, Sporting Kansas City’s eMLS representative Alekzandur will compete for the eMLS Cup presented by Coca-Cola as the four-seed on Sunday at SXSW in Austin Texas. His first match is set for 3 p.m. CT following the knockout rounds which kicks off 40 minutes prior.
eMLS Cup can be streamed at mlssoccer.com, on MLS Twitch and on MLS Twitter. Fans can also follow @sportinggaming for live updates throughout eMLS Cup.
After reaching the quarterfinals of League Series 1 and a solid showing in League Series 2, Alekzandur earned the four seed and direct qualification into the Quarterfinals of eMLS Cup. He awaits the winner of the matchup between Atlanta United’s PauloNeto and the winner of Saturday's Last Chance Qualifier.
Alekzandur will be competing for a share of the $35,000 prize pool, and a qualifying spot in the EA SPORTS FIFA 22 Global Series Playoffs. First and second place get a direct spot in the EA Global Playoff Series with the highest-ranked semi-finals runner up also earning a direct spot.
Fans who link their EA and Twitch accounts and stream eMLS Cup will receive special FIFA in-game rewards including the eMLS Crest, an FGS Player Token and the eMLS Tifo.
For more information on eMLS, including participating Clubs and player signings, please visit www.MLSsoccer.com/eMLS.