Gary Neville Signs For EA Sports

Electronic Arts Inc. has today announced that Gary Neville joins EA SPORTS in a FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) ambassadorial role for the 2013/14 season.

Neville’s role will see him contribute a regular bi-weekly column hosted on www.easports.com/uk/fifa – utilising his insightful and deep understanding of the game, he will be looking at the Premier League in-form players and teams as well as discussing the hot topics surrounding the world’s most exciting league.

He will be available alongside some of the world’s greatest players including Pelé, Marco van Basten, Lothar Matthäus, Dennis Bergkamp, Gary Lineker and 33 other past masters of the game.

FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Legends is exclusive to Xbox 360 and Xbox One, and follows on from the news that pre-ordered Day One Editions of Xbox One will come with a free digital copy of Fifa 14.  Speaking of his new role with EA, Neville said:

“It’s great to be working with the team at EA SPORTS. FIFA has become such an integral part of football culture that I hope to bring benefit to the fans. FUT really is a phenomenal success and you can see why as we all like to think we can manage an Ultimate Team of superstars, I can’t wait to see myself out on the pitch again (Virtually anyway).”