War Child UK is celebrating the next step in its exciting War Child FC project, which uses the power of football to support the lives of children and young people who live in conflict areas. War Child FC’s latest activity continues its targeting of gaming and e-sports through a unique kit in EA SPORTS FIFA 19, a celebrity livestream and sports themed steam sale. The activity will also see support from long-time War Child advocate and donor Sports Interactive.
War Child FC Kicks Off Games Celebration With Exclusive Ea Sports Fifa 19 Kit
A host of celebrities will come together in an epic clash, playing EA SPORTS FIFA 19 in a tournament livestreamed on Twitch. Competitors going head-to-head are set to include Abbie McCarthy from Radio 1, Ronan Kemp from Capital Radio and actor Blake Harrison of Inbetweeners fame. The livestream will be broadcast on War Child Gaming’s Twitch channel at https://www.twitch.tv/warchildukgaming and all are invited to tune in, donate and cheer on their favourite celebrities on the virtual playing field.
EA SPORTS FIFA 19’s latest update includes an exclusive War Child kit, available from 6pm, Friday May 10th as a part of the Weekly Objectives on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and PC, giving the massive FIFA audience around the world a chance to help raise awareness of War Child’s vital work. The eye-catching and playful kit was designed by global sports agency Octagon, features the iconic black and red of War Child in the home kit and the colours of the flags of the countries where the charity operates in the away kit.