FIFA 19 will feature the Champions and Europa Leagues, according to a leak from a commentator who works on the series.
Fox Sports commentator Evert ten Napel expressed his excitement at the addition of both competitions for FIFA 19.
He said: “For about six or seven days a year, I record updated lines [for the game] in the studio in Utrecht with Youri Mulder [another commentator].
“In 2019 as well, the game will get even better, because they’ve added the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.
“I’m almost finished with the 2019 version, which will then go to the test center ] some very good players will check everything and after that, it will go to the stores in October.
“And then all those weirdos will be standing in line again at midnight.”
Last month Konami and UEFA confirmed the partnership came to an end after a mutual understanding.
“Konami has been a strong licensing partner for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League, with our competition brand being heavily featured within the video game and as part of the popular Konami-organised UEFA Champions League e-sports tournaments’,” said Marketing director of UEFA events Guy-Laurent Epstein.
“It has been a very cooperative and mutually beneficial partnership. UEFA would like to thank Konami for its tremendous commitment and support to UEFA club competitions for the last decade and we look forward to continuing to work with Konami in the sphere of UEFA national team football.”
Konami and UEFA had enjoyed a close relationship since the original agreement was signed in 2009.
The last deal allowed Konami to use all iconography and presentation elements associated with the competitions exclusively within the PES series.