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Dempsey on cover of FIFA 15

Dempsey on cover of FIFA 15

File - United States' Clint Dempsey arrives at the team hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 9, 2014. The U.S. will play in group G of the 2014 soccer World Cup. Photo: Associated Press/AP Photo/Julio Cortez

Seattle Sounders and United States Men’s National Team forward Clint Dempsey will be on the North American cover of FIFA 15.

The news was announced during Saturday’s friendly against Tottenham Hotspur.

Fans unfurled a huge banner to fill an entire end zone of seats showing Dempsey’s face with the words “Dempsey is in the game”, a play off EA Sports’ slogan “It’s in the game”.

Dempsey will share the cover with reigning World Cup Player of the Year Lionel Messi.

(KPUG Newsroom – Tysen Allumbaugh)

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