East Terrace stalwart Pat Moran to represent Boro...
Stevenage Football Club enter the world of E-Sports for the very first time at 8pm tonight, as we take on Blackpool FC in the First Round of #UltimateQuaranTeam.
128 football clubs around the world have signed up to take part in the virtual FIFA 20 tournament, which was initiated by Leyton Orient amid the unprecedent postponements of football due to the coronavirus outbreak.
The Round of 128 game will kick-off at 8pm, and available to stream on our brand-new Twitch channel, twitch.tv/stevenagefc/.
Stevenage born and bred Patrick Moran will be in control of cyber Stevenage for the duration of the tournament, with his first opponent being professional footballer Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall of Blackpool, on loan from Leicester City.
- Pat Moran (left) & Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall (right).
Both sides will be altered to an 85 overall rating to provide a level-playing field, while the game will constitute of two 6 minute halves.
Fans can get involved and join in with a fundraising campaign that could make a huge difference to the footballing and real world.
Firstly, 75% of the money raised will provide vital funding for EFL clubs across the country financially struggling during these times of postponement, with no matchday income and huge outgoings on players, staff and the everyday running of a football club.