Late in January, we reported that two South African FIFA 21 players qualified for the FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 finals. These players, namely Julio “Beast” Bianchi and Kaylan “MBCKaylan” Moodley from Goliath Gaming became the first-ever South Africans to achieve this feat.
FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 Zone 3 results
Over the past weekend, the two South African players competed at the FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 Zone 3. Zone 3 is made up of African and Middle Eastern teams. There was also a prize pool of $32,000 on the line. At the current Dollar to Rand exchange rate, that’s just over R480,000. $22,000 of the prize pool goes to the winners, and $10,000 goes to the runners-up.
The FIFAe Club World Cup 2021 Zone 3 began with a group stage. It featured four teams (one player on Xbox, and one on PlayStation). During the group stage, the Goliath Gaming players tied 3-3 in points with Tuwaiq eSports Club. Then, they faced off against 25eSports and again tied 3-3 in total points.