Forward “Barcelona” and the national team of Argentina Lionel Messi signed a contract with the publishers of a series of football simulators FIFA – by EA Sports, became the face of this series of games, according to a press release from the company. He succeeded in this as the forward of “Manchester United” .
For the first time Messi will be the cover of EA Sports game FIFA Street, which will be released in March 2012. The amount of his contract with EA Sports has not been disclosed. Previously, Massey worked with one of its main competitors FIFA – Pro Evolution Soccer (PES), which produces a Japanese company Konami. One of the best players of our games was on the cover of PES 2009, PES 2010 and PES 2011. It is assumed that in the PES as the face of the cover will replace Argentine midfielder Madrid “Real” and Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo.