We started with 32 players which was whittled down to just semi-finalists. Watch back all the drama from the final day of competition for the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2016 Grand Final from New York at the above link, or with FIFATV on YouTube.
Tuesday's Final Showdown was streamed live from Harlem’s world famous Apollo Theater, where FIWC host Kay Murray was joined by a variety of commentators and experts including Fox Sports duo Alexi Lalas and John Strong, FIWC 2014 runner-up David Bytheway and eSports expert Spencer FC.
And finally, among the many sports celebrities in attendance were 2010 FIFA World Cup™ champion and New York resident David Villa. The European and world champion was on hand to crown the 2016 champion of virtual football live.
* The live stream of the Final Showdown was unavailable in the following countries: England, Guam, Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Puerto Rico, Scotland, USA, U.S. Virgin Islands and Wales. American viewers were able to watch an exclusive broadcast of the Final Showdown live on Fox Sports 1 and Fox digital channels, while viewers in the United Kingdom and Ireland could follow the Final Showdown live on Sky.