Build and Prove Your Football Knowledge with EA SPORTS Football Academy

January, 7, 2009

Build and Prove Your Football
Knowledge with EA SPORTS Football Academy

EA SPORTS Announces First Title
Exclusively Developed For Nintendo DS Coming In March 2009

EA SPORTS today announces EA SPORTS
Football Academy – a collection of mini-games and challenges that improves
football knowledge in a fun and entertaining way. EA SPORTS Football Academy
will launch exclusively for the Nintendo DS in March 2009.

EA SPORTS Football Academy offers an
entertaining way to learn football strategy, positioning and technique. Players
build their knowledge by completing tasks and take their improved skills onto
the pitch to compete against their friends. Additionally EA SPORTS Football
Academy offers a variety of mini-games that provide fun for fans of all ages.

“EA SPORTS Football Academy is a
great new addition to the EA SPORTS football portfolio and a perfect way to
enjoy football on the go,” says Andrew Wilson, Vice President and Executive
Producer of EA SPORTS Football business. “The game offers fans a fun new way to
improve football knowledge and learn more about the beautiful game.”

EA SPORTS Football Academy is
developed by EA Canada in Vancouver. It has been rated 3+ by PEGI.