British Esports Championships

AoC Sport FIFA 2020 (XB)


The AoC Sport FIFA 20 College Lockdown Championships will run in partnership with the British Esports Association for teams of three on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 to compete nationally every week from May.

Players from member colleges will have the opportunity to play against English Colleges Football Association (ECFA) national team footballers and compete in a showcase final on Wednesday 1 July 2020.

This tournament is not affiliated with or sponsored by Electronic Arts Inc. or its licensors.


  • Registrations close Thursday 7th May 2020.
  • Colleges can only enter 1 team of 3 players for each (Xbox/PS) tournament. You can enter both tournaments, or just one.
  • Team rosters must be full by the end of the registration period in order to be entered into fixtures.
  • Colleges must be a member of AoC Sport.
  • Students must have a valid Gamertag or PSN ID

Read our tournament guide and key information one pager pdf.

Tournament Structure

Swiss stage (5-6 weeks subject to final team numbers) followed by grand final between top teams where the top player will be identified by goal difference.

Colleges will face each other in a series of 1v1 matches each week where each player will play all 3 opponent players, i.e.

Week 1 Example

College A vs College B

  • Round 1: A Player 1 v B Player 3, A Player 2 v B Player 1 & A Player 3 v B Player 2
  • Round 2: A Player 1 v B Player 2, A Player 2 v B Player 3 & A Player 3 v B Player 1
  • Round 3: A Player 1 v B Player 1, A Player 2 v B Player 2 & A Player 3 v B Player 3

Separate tournaments will run for Xbox and PS4 players concurrently using the same format.

Matches can be rescheduled by mutual agreement, but must be completed by the end of play of the Friday of the original match date. In the event of reschedules not being agreed, the default match time of Wednesday 3pm will stand. Reschedules must be formally arranged via match page on the tournament website.