A couple of days ago, EA released a trailer
featuring one of football's biggest stars, Lionel Messi, for the upcoming FIFA Street
. Since the trailer, more news has been revealed as why a player who has featured on the cover of Pro Evolution Soccer
more than once, the FIFA
franchise's biggest competitor - featured in his own trailer.
Electronic Arts today announced that EA SPORTS has signed the world’s top footballer, Barcelona and Argentina superstar Lionel Messi, to a multi-year endorsement contract that will see him become the global face of the EA SPORTS FIFA franchise. The biggest transfer deal this football season sees the FIFA Ballon d’Or 2010 winner transfer to EA SPORTS and make his debut in March, 2012 on the cover of FIFA Street.
To go with the news, a fresh batch of screenshots were also released, once again featuring Messi, but also showing some of the locations that will be available in FIFA Street
is scheduled for release in March 2012.