FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – UPDATE ONE: FUT cards for the FIFA 19 Carniball Ultimate Team promo could have been leaked early.
FIFA 19 Carniball will see 26 players get stat boost in FUT on PS4, Xbox One and PCs.
However, a number of the upcoming FUT cards for FIFA 19 Carniball may have been leaked ahead of the official unveiling.
As reported on in a post on DailyStar.co.uk, the Polish PlayStation Facebook page may have revealed early which players will be part of FIFA 19 Carniball.
FUT cards pictured in the alleged FIFA 19 Carniball promo include those for Neymar Jr, Mauro Icardi, Hugo Lloris, Gabriel Jesus and Paulo Dybala.
Other players allegedly featured are Dries Mertens, Ciro Immobile, Toby Alderweireld, Franck Ribery, Thomas Muller and Leonardo Bonucci.
The FIFA 19 Carniball announcement is set to take place at 6pm UK time today.
FIFA 19 Carniball – Start time, FUT cards, new Prime ICONs, Carniballers
ORIGINAL: FIFA 19 Carniball is launching today in the hugely popular footie sim on PS4, Xbox One and PCs.
The latest FIFA 19 FUT promo has featured in FIFA Mobile for the past two seasons – but is coming to Ultimate Team for the first ever time.
FIFA 19 Carniball is a celebration of football from places around the world that host carnival festivities.
So, of course Brazil is represented in FIFA 19 Carniball with 26 players from eight countries in total set to feature.
FIFA 19 Carniball – New FUT cards could have been leaked early
FIFA 19 Carniball launches Friday March 8 with a start time of 6pm GMT expected.
FIFA 19 Carniball – which brings with it new Prime ICON Moments, Flashback and Carniball Player SBCs – will run all the way through till March 15.
What FIFA 19 players can expect from FIFA 19 Carniball was revealed in a post on the EA website.
Here’s everything you need to know about FIFA 19 Carniball…
FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – OVERVIEW
Throughout February and March, world famous Carnivals are held across the globe.
While they all share a spirit of creativity, fun and celebration, each also retains elements unique to it’s region.
FUT 19 Carniball embodies this spirit with a group of players selected from each one of the selected major Carnival host countries.
From March 8 to March 15th, join the festivities with the Carniball squad, Prime ICON Moments, SBCs, Themed Objectives and more.
FIFA 19 Carniball – Carniball is coming to FUT for the first time
FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – THE CARNIBALLERS
A total of 26 players will be selected to embody the play style of each of eight major Carnival countries: Brazil (Rio De Janeiro), France (Nice), Belgium (Binche), Italy (Venice), Argentina (Buenos Aires), USA (New Orleans), Spain (Cadiz) and Germany (Cologne).
Each player will get a significant ratings upgrade to reflect their style of play.
FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – PRIME ICON MOMENTS
Ronaldinho, Ronaldo, Rivaldo and Roberto Carlos Prime ICON Moment items will be available in packs!
Brazil hosts one of the most popular Carnivals in the world and these 4 ICONS perfectly represent Brazilian skill and flair.
FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – PRIME ICON MOMENTS, FLASHBACK AND CARNIVAL PLAYER SBCS
During every day of Carniball we will celebrate each selected nation by releasing Carniball Player SBCs with Players from that nation.
A total of 8 Carniball Players will be released alongside the 14 Carniball players available in packs and the additional 4 through Weekly Objectives.
In addition, 6 Prime ICON Moments SBCs and 2 Flashback players will be released throughout the event, featuring players who represent each Carnival country.
FIFA 19 Carniball – Ronaldo and Ronaldinho will feature as Prime ICON Moment items
FIFA 19 CARNIBALL – SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGES
In addition to the Player SBCs you can also expect Puzzle SBCs that will drop each day during the entire event!
• Stay tuned to Express.co.uk for more FIFA 19 news