For the first time, eMLS will bring together all 26 MLS clubs and their respective local esports competitors, representing 17 U.S.-based clubs and 9 Canadian-based clubs in a season-long competition to determine who is crowned as the best FIFA 23 player in North America. Along with participating in the two marquee League Series events and the eMLS Cup, players also have opportunities to compete for additional points by participating in various Regional Qualifying Tournaments hosted by each club. Points accrued during these tournaments will help decide which competitors qualify for the Playoffs preceding the eMLS Cup.
The competition of eMLS 2023 doesn’t stop there; MLS teams can earn additional points by teaming up with their esports players to battle it out in the annual eMLS All-Star Challenge, a new event on the schedule. The best of the best from each club will join forces to compete against other clubs and prove who is the strongest team in North America.
The eMLS 2023 season promises to bring an even more exciting level of competition and entertainment for fans of soccer and gaming alike. With such compelling matchups, intense rivalries, and high-stakes competition, there’s no doubt this season will be one for the books! Get ready for a thrilling ride as MLS teams across North America battle it out to be crowned champion at eMLS Cup 2023 in Austin!
So tune in and join the action as eMLS 2023 kicks off on January 24-25 with remote qualifiers and continues with the group stages. Don’t miss it!