FUT Champions are an online knockout tournament mode in FUT 20 which is available on the weekdays as the qualification rounds (as Division Rivals mode), and is available on the weekends as the final rounds (knows as the Weekend League). Learn more on FUT Champions.
The first round of FUT Champions is available from 4 to 7 October 2019 and the rewards will be released on 10 October.
FUT Champions is available under Online tab in FUT 20. By playing the FUT Champions mode in FIFA 20 Ultimate Team you will be able to gain rewards such as coins, packs and special FUT Champions players pick.
Qualification Through the Division Rivals
The qualification rounds of FUT Champions are played on weekdays (From Monday to Friday) under the Division Rivals online mode. People who get 2,000 points in Division Rivals will qualify to register for the coming FUT Champions Weekend League. Once the the registration is made, that 2,000 points will be reset to 0. More details on the Division Rivals mode is available at FIFA 20 Division Rivals.
FUT Champions Weekend League
The FUT Champions final rounds known as the Weekend League and are played as online competitions during the weekends (from Friday to Sunday). FUT Champions Weekend Leagues are only available for people who qualified for it through the Division Rivals. After the qualification, you need to register for the upcoming Weekend League. The registration is simple and it can be done under the FUT Champions screen. After entering the Weekend League, you will have the option to play up to 30 games during each Weekend League.
The matchmaking in FUT Champions matches are based on two factors:
- The result of your first 5 ranking matches
- Your location
When you start a Weekend League, your are given 5 matches to play in order to place you in the ranking list. The result of these five matches which are either Win, Loss or Draw, are counted for your matchmaking on that weekend. Players with similar results are paired in matchmaking. The second factor is location. Players are matched based on their geographical location and proximity to EA servers to ensure quality matches.
Based on the ranking you gained from a Weekend League, you will receive FUT Champions rewards which include coins, packs, FUT Champ Points and Player Picks. Rewards are assigned on every Thursday (7am UK). Check out the complete list of FIFA 20 FUT Champions Rewards for more details.
Under Champions Channel in FUT Champions, you will be able to watch the match replays from the Top 100 best players every weekend. By watching the replays, you will also be able to the controller inputs they have used during the game which shows you the buttons the top players are pressing in every scenario of play, including during instant replays. On top of button inputs, there is also an ability to skip between stoppages in play in a replay and jump ahead / backwards on the timeline.