May 11, 2021

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Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne receives special FIFA 19 edition with personalized cover


Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne receives FIFA 19 Special Edition with personalized cover and opens surprise package with son Mason

  • Kevin De Bruyne received a special limited edition copy of FIFA 19
  • The Belgian is one of a host of stars who work alongside the video game giants
  • De Bruyne opened the special delivery with his young son Mason
  • Currently on the guidelines with injury, De Bruyne hopes to be back in November

Kevin De Bruyne might have some extra time at the moment due to his recent injury, but the guys at EA Sports made sure he certainly wouldn’t be bored.

The Manchester City superstar received a limited and customized version of FIFA 19 this week to allow him to start playing ahead of the official release.

De Bruyne took to social media to show off opening the special FIFA package, with his young son Mason in what was a heartwarming scene.

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Kevin De Bruyne and his son Mason have reunited to open a special package this week

The midfielder allowed his young son to dig inside the box and discover the present inside

The midfielder allowed his young son to dig inside the box and discover the present inside

De Bruyne had received a special limited edition copy of FIFA 19 with himself on the cover

De Bruyne had received a special limited edition copy of FIFA 19 with himself on the cover

The game arrived in a commemorative box with a console to play on

The game arrived in a commemorative box with a console to play on

The youngster and his father got on a big package in the De Bruyne house, with Mason digging his way through pieces of polystyrene before unearthing the special surprise.

Proudly removing it from the box, De Bruyne showed the shiny copy of FIFA in a stylish case to the camera, with the new game slogan ‘Champions Rise’ exposed.

The limited-edition copy features De Bruyne himself as the cover star, which differs from the soon-to-be-released version generally which bears the Juventus talisman Cristiano Ronaldo.

The player then spoke to the camera and thanked EA Sports for sending the gift.

The player then spoke to the camera and thanked EA Sports for sending the gift.

De Bruyne was among a crowd of stars who attended the FIFA 19 global launch in London

De Bruyne was among a crowd of stars who attended the FIFA 19 global launch in London

De Bruyne then went directly to the camera thanking EA Sports for his gift, which he is ready to play with while he reaches his peak form again.

“ Thank you EA Sports for this lovely gift, it’s an honor to be on the cover of FIFA for this limited edition, I’m going to have fun with it for the next few months or probably a year, ” said the game leader.

De Bruyne was among a host of stars who attended this week’s FIFA 19 global launch in London, alongside Wilfried Zaha, Toby Alderweireld and James Maddison.

FIFA 19 is set to hit stores on Friday, September 28.

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