New free-to-play cross city gaming battle, The Future Fibre City Clash, launches in Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham

  • The new virtual tournament will see gamers across Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham battle it out on FIFA 22 to win a victory for their city 

  • Registration for the Future Fibre City Clash is free and will open on 20th December 2021 

  • Up to £500 can be won as well as 6 months free Future Fibre (worth up to £294)  


20th December 2021: A unique new gaming battle, The Future Fibre City Clash, giving people in your area the opportunity to play in an exciting cross city FIFA 22 tournament from the comfort and safety of their home opens for registration today.  

Gamers across Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, and Leeds will go head-to-head in a FIFA 22 tournament this January for the chance to win a £500 cash prize, as well as a free 6-month Future Fibre and Amazon eero package from TalkTalk - giving the winner the latest full fibre technology. What’s more, the top two players across each location who make it through to the qualifying stages will also take home a £100 cash prize.  

The free to enter virtual tournament opens for registrations on 20th December and will be hosted on Battlefy, the leading online esports tournament platform. Qualifying stages will start from the 29th January with the championship taking place on 12th and 13th February.  

Anyone can enter The Future Fibre City Clash and players can take part in as many games as they like, where they’ll need to enter their postcode to register their details and have access to a PlayStation 4 or Xbox.  

Not only will the tournament find the top gaming city, but it will also discover which location has the best gaming skills, as the tournament will showcase which city has the most goals and the most wins throughout the competition. 

Ben Cooper, Head of Marketing – FTTP at TalkTalk, said: “We’re so excited to launch The Future Fibre City Clash as we make fast, affordable, full fibre broadband more widely available in Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham. Our Future Fibre packages use the UK’s latest full fibre technology and next generation home Wi-Fi from Amazon eero, meaning they can handle multiple devices at once with ease and without lag or buffering – making it the perfect broadband package for gamers.  

“We look forward to seeing gamers represent their city throughout the virtual FIFA tournament and would encourage anyone to join in and have a go at winning some points for their city.”  

The Future Fibre City Clash follows the launch of TalkTalk’s Future Fibre packages with top average download speeds of 900Mb/s. Combining the benefits of Wi-Fi 6 technology and a 100% full fibre connection, the packages are up to 24x faster and up to 5x more reliable than standard broadband - with enough bandwidth to handle 75+ devices connected at once.  

TalkTalk is the only major UK provider to include Amazon’s award-winning eero 6 series routers as standard with all its full fibre packages, enabling more people across the UK to benefit from the UK’s latest technology thanks to the affordability of its plans.   

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