ESWC Summer welcomes the FDJ Masters League SFV

02.05.2017 - All news « ESWC 2017 Summer »

It is official, FDJ®, which invested in esport last February, comes back with a brand new event, just after its Rocket League Open Series! Indeed, FDJ® just announced its first international competition on Street Fighter V, the FDJ Masters League, in which will fight the 32 best european and French players for a €20,000 cash prize.

A two steps competition

The first qualifier step will gather 16 French chosen professional players, such as Alioune, Will2pac or TKR. Those 16 players will be split in 4 groups. Each group will play each Thursday (4, 11, 18, 25 of May), starting the 4th of May with group A at 7pm CET. The winner in each group will be qualified for the second part of the qualifier.

The second qualifier will be happening on the model of the first one, each Thurday of June, one group. However, the four first qualified players will face the very best 12 european progamers!

The Grande Finale at ESWC Summer 2017 !

You might ask why are we talking about this competition ? Simply because we are really glad to announce that the Finale phase will be held at our next event, the ESWC Summer 2017, in Bordeaux, the 1st & 2nd of July. The 1/2 finales and the grande finale will happen in front of more than 1300 persons on the main stage, in the famous Grand Amphithéâtre of the Palais des Congrès in Bordeaux. To attend this huge event and enjoy all the activities proposed by ESWC, you can from now on book your free entrance at

We invite you to follow the first week of the competition from the day after tomorrow, with the group A live broadcasted on the WebTV at We obviously chose the 4 best Street Fighter V casters to ensure a 100% Street Fighter eSport show, as followed: