Juventus will be renamed as "Piedmonte Calcio" in FIFA 20
EA SPORTS has confirmed that June 30th marks the end of its partnership with Juventus. And Juventus will be on FIFA 20 under its unlicensed name "Piedmonte Calcio" after the Serie A champions signed a "long-term" exclusive deal with rivals PES 2020. Konami says the partnership covers exclusive use of the club's name, crest, and official kits as well as its Allianz Stadium.
The end of the partnership between EA SPORTS and Juventus Football Club will have the following effects in FIFA 20 and future FIFA Mobile Seasons:
- Piemonte Calcio will be a new playable team in FIFA 20 with a custom badge and kit throughout Kick-Off, Career Mode, and EA SPORTS VOLTA Football.
- Piemonte Calcio will use real-world, authentic players in FIFA 20 and FIFA 20 Ultimate Team.
- Piemonte Calcio players' Chemistry within FIFA 20 Ultimate Team is unaffected by these changes.
FIFA 20 will feature an extensive collection of clubs and leagues representative of The World's Game when it launches this September.
Q. Will Piemonte Calcio players have generic names and generic faces in FIFA 20?
A. No. Real-world players, including authentic names and faces, will be used in the Piemonte Calcio squad throughout FIFA 20 and FIFA 20 Ultimate Team.
Q. How will this affect my squad in FIFA 20 Ultimate Team?
A. Piemonte Calcio players will share chemistry links with players from the same Nation, League and Club.
Q. Will Piemonte Calcio players be eligible for Special Items in FIFA 20 Ultimate Team?
A. Yes, Piemonte Calcio players will be eligible for Special Items.
Q. Will Piemonte Calcio live player ratings in Kick-Off reflect their real-world performances?
A. Yes, the Piemonte Calcio squad’s player ratings will be updated based off of their real-world performances.
Q. How will this impact Career Mode in FIFA 20?
A. Piemonte Calcio will be a playable team within Career Mode in FIFA 20, featuring authentic players and up-to-date player ratings.
Q. Will Piemonte Calcio be a playable team in FIFA 19?
A. Previous EA SPORTS FIFA titles are unaffected by these changes.
*FIFA 20 is available for pre-order now on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.