Ever been sat on the sofa playing FIFA and thought “I wish I could get paid for this”? Well, with Dubai Summer Surprises that could happen.
Up to Dhs50,000 is up for grabs if you can prove yourself to be the best FIFA player in town. Majid Al Futtaim, the operator of some of Dubai’s biggest malls, will be hosting weekly FIFA tournaments over the next two weeks, at City Centre Deira on Friday July 28 and Saturday 29, and at City Centre Mirdif on Friday August 4 and Saturday 5. And there are some awesome prizes up for grabs.
More than 500 players will be battling it out each day of the tournament, with the hope of winning the Dhs50,000 prize pot for the one-on-one title when the grand final takes place on Sunday August 6 and Monday 7, while the runner-up will win Dhs15,000. There will be two-on-two action as well, with the winners taking home their share of Dhs4,000, while second place will bag themselves Dhs1,000.