A few weeks ago we already talked about the Chinese Super League being available in FIFA 19. The rumors came up, because there was a photoshooting made by EA for the club SIPG (Shanghai IPG). Now Sony confirms the CSL will be available in FIFA 19. All 16 teams of the first league will be fully licensed and available in the new game.
At the ACGHK 2018, a exhibition for video games and comics, Sony talked about FIFA 19 in their press conference. However, many information were already leaked at the E3, but one information they saved for this press conferences: To confirm the Chinese Super League will be playable in FIFA 19.
At first it was not clear if the photoshooting at the club SIPG (Shanghai IPG) were made for the game „FIFA Online 3“, which is extremely popular in Asia. Now we know the photoshooting was also made to bring player like Alexandre Pato, Axel Witsel, Modeste or Hulk back to FIFA 19.
For some people the integration of the Chinese Super League should happen a few years ago already. Many popular player such as the names above went to China for playing in their league. For gamer in China it won’t mean much, since they are not really playing on gaming consoles, but on the PC. The game „FIFA Online 3“, which is different from FIFA 19 and previous versions, is one of the most popular games in China when it comes to sports. The normal chinese gamer won’t care about FIFA 19 too much, but fans from the US, UK and especially from Brazil can finally play with some of their favorite players again.
For FIFA 19 Ultimate Team this means you will be able to get some great players back in your team. Guarin, Paulinho, Demba Ba, Martinez, Hulk, Oscar and many other player are waiting for you.