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“Virtual La Liga” kicks off LIVE - Barcelona to face winner of Espanyol-Eibar

Sergi Roberto will face the winner of today’s playoff in FIFA 20

SD Eibar SAD v RCD Espanyol - La Liga Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images

The “Virtual La Liga” kicks off NOW with players from every team in the division competing to win a friendly tournament aimed at raising funds for medical professionals to combat the coronavirus crisis.

Click here for the livestream.

Three playoff matches will take place today, with 9 minute halves in the FIFA 20 video game. In case of a tie, another match will be started with “golden goal” (first to score wins) rules.

Sergi Roberto will represent Barcelona and take on the winner of the match between Espanyol and Eibar on a later day.

Adri Embarba of Espanyol will face Edu Expósito of Eibar to determine who will take on Roberto.

In addition, Aitor Rubial of Leganes will face off against Pedro Porro of Real Valladolid. The other match in the playoff round today will take place between Lucas Pérez of Deportivo Alavés and Kevin Vázquez of Celta Vigo.

Ibai Llanos, a famous video game streamer, and Miguel Ángel Román, a football commentator from Spanish TV, will narrate the matches today.