The players are ready, the kick-off whistle has been blown, Online Season 2 of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014 is live!

Season 2 runs from 1 November to 1 December 2013. Three seats at the FIWC14 Grand Final in Brazil are up for grabs in Season 2. The top two players on the main leaderboard will be joined by the winner of the Season 2 Community Qualifier in securing their places at the Grand Final in Rio de Janeiro. To find out more about qualification for the FIWC 2014 visit the How To Play section.

Winner’s announcements coming soon
We will be officially announcing the three qualified players for Online Season 1 soon! The maiden Country Challenge was also a close race. Stay tuned for the announcement of the winning nation, after which we will hold the Country Challenge prize draw. One lucky gamer from the winning nation will get to experience both the real and virtual FIFA World Cup™! ‘Like’ the FIFA Interactive World Cup on Facebook and follow @FIWC on Twitter to be the first to know who the Season 1 winners are!

Another chance to win a trip to Brazil
Season 2 means we have a brand new Country Challenge. The Country Challenge prize is a trip to watch the final day of the FIWC Grand Final in Rio De Janeiro as well as a match at the 2014 FIFA World Cup! To find out how you can enter the Country Challenge, visit the FIWC14 Country Challenge page.

To our entire FIWC community, good luck for Season 2! Play tough, play fair and keep pushing for that qualification seat. The FIWC14 Grand Final takes place in Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup™. A seat at the Grand Final, means a seat in Brazil for the world's greatest sporting event!