The coronavirus outbreak has left folks world wide self-isolating in a bid to fight its unfold.
One of many ways in which La Liga footballers have determined to assist is by partaking in a charity FIFA 20 event.
Each La Liga membership was due to participate with a member of the taking part in employees representing the workforce.
The event has up to now raised €20,000, with the cash going into the combat in opposition to the Covid-19 virus.
Play has already kicked off, with the event now within the quarter-final levels.
Nevertheless, not each La Liga workforce was ready to participate.
Why was that? Nicely, that is due to Professional Evolution Soccer builders, Konami.
Konami and Barcelona renewed their partnership with Barcelona for an extra three years final summer time.
After all, Professional Evolution Soccer and FIFA are the 2 greatest soccer video games on the planet.
As direct rivals, PES did not need Roberto and Barcelona to play and promote FIFA.
And so, per ESPN journalist Samuel Marsden, Konami did not permit Roberto to signify Barcelona within the event.
Mallorca even have a partnership with Konami and so their consultant, Alejandro Pozo, has additionally been banned from collaborating.
How pathetic from Konami.
The event is for a very good trigger with cash raised going to the combat in opposition to coronavirus.
However Konami considered themselves slightly than fascinated by these which are affected by this devastating sickness. Disgrace on them.
On account of Barcelona not collaborating, Eibar’s Edu Expósito was given a bye to the final eight of the competitors.
He’ll play Borja Iglesias in for a spot within the high 4. The Betis striker smashed Jason Remeseiro within the last-16.
Actual Madrid, represented by Marco Asensio and Atletico Madrid, represented by Marcos Llorente, are each nonetheless within the competitors.