Sevilla defender Sergio Reguilón
Photograph: Fran Santiago (Getty)

Spanish sides Actual Betis and Sevilla had been supposed to play one another in actual life on Sunday evening, however La Liga’s Covid-19 lockdown put paid to that. To not matter, since either side simply picked one participant every—their champion—and had them play the match on FIFA 20 as a substitute.

As Eurogamer report, Sevilla selected on-loan defender Sergio Reguilón, whereas Betis picked striker Borja Iglesias. The match—vital as a result of it’s a derby, with each groups being from Seville—kicked off the identical time the precise recreation had been scheduled to, and having hyped it up on social media 60,000 followers with nothing higher to do tuned in to test it out on Twitch.

The sport was an absolute banger, with Betis successful 6-5 on the demise. Amazingly, the successful purpose was scored by Iglesias taking part in as himself.

If for nothing else, please watch this for the commentary: