Massive football UAE gaming challenge taking place this August

OPPO Dubai Summer Surprises Gaming Challenge is open to all gamers

Massive football UAE gaming challenge taking place this August

Have what it take to go head-to-head with some of the world’s most acclaimed football gamers? This gaming extravaganza will put your football credentials to the test.

ITP Gaming presents a ten-day OPPO Dubai Summer Surprises Gaming Challenge, teaming up with global smartphone brand OPPO and Dubai Summer Surprises.

And, there’s a big surprise for those who make it to the final.

Taking place from Thursday August 20 to Saturday August 29 at Mall of the Emirates, the festival will see gamers throughout Dubai and beyond compete to see who has the maddest football skills on PS4.

Gamers can register to play through the Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) Share app or by spending Dhs300 in the mall.

It isn't just about virtual footie, as winners winners of virtual matches will take part in a physical one-on-one game of football on a specially built ‘cage’ pitch.

The first player to score three goals will be the winner and will have their name entered into a draw to take on a ‘surprise’ international gamer in a virtual match on Saturday August 29 from 6pm until 9pm. Only one way to find out who it is…

That’s not all, as gamers will also get the chance to play alongside regional celebrity gamers including Ahmed Al Nasheet hosting each day (@dvlzgame), Amr Nassouhy (@nsoo7y), Osama Marwah (@ossymarwah) and other surprise guests. If you’ve seen them play, you know what you’re up against.

As for the big prize? Players in the OPPO Gaming Challenge will also have the chance to win OPPO mobile phones, plus 10,000 MAF Share points.

“We are extremely excited to launch this challenge in the UAE as part of Dubai Summer Surprises. In line with the brand promise of exciting its users’ passions, and supporting youth trends in the Middle East, OPPO’s Gaming Challenge creates the perfect opportunity for budding gamers to push the boundaries of their talent and skills,” said Marketing Director of OPPO GCC Cherry Fu.

“This challenge is a testament of our commitment to expanding our role in the region’s burgeoning gaming culture.”

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Thu Aug 20-Sat Aug 29, 6pm-9pm. Central Atrium, Mall of the Emirates, Sheikh Zayed Road.

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