On May 30th, the national finals of EA Sports FC, the official French FIFA championship, took place at the Dailymotion Studio in Paris. The best players from France competed against each other to get the chance to succeed to the 2014 winner, Bruce Grannac.
At the end of a competition full of twists and turns, Alexis « Ayziq » Lefebre won the competition and became the new FIFA 2015 French champion. His 5000 euros prize and other winnings were given to him by prestigious players of the football field : Michy Batshuayi, Djibril Camara and Daniel Riolo.
The number of viewers during the competition assert the popularity of esports : broadcasted live for 8 hours on Dailymotion, the finals were seen by more than 300.000 people with simultaneous connexions of 11.000 people. 84% of the audience have followed the competition exclusively on Dailymotion and 7% of all views were made on mobile.