Day one of the ePremier League Invitational came to a close with
Philip Billing knocking out Angus Gunn in an EA SPORTS FIFA 20 south-coast derby.
AFC Bournemouth's Billing beat the Southampton goalkeeper 4-0 with goals from Junior Stanislas, Callum Wilson and himself, twice!
In doing so the Dane became the third player of the tournament's opening day to score as himself in the game, setting up a last-16 tie with
Brighton & Hove Albion's Neal Maupay on Thursday.
The two other club representatives to progress from Tuesday's matches, Josh Franceschi of
Arsenal and Dwight McNeil of Burnley, will also face each other in the next round. Day 1 results
John McGinn (AVL) 1-6
Neal Maupay (BHA) | Report Josh Franceschi (ARS) 4-3 Nathaniel Chalobah (WAT) Report Dwight McNeil (BUR) 3-2 Ryan Fredericks (WHU) Report Philip Billing (BOU) 4-0 Angus Gunn (SOU)
ePL Invitational first-round recap See: ePL Invitational draw in full Prize fund to NHS
The prize fund is being donated to the #PlayersTogether initiative, created by Premier League players as a collective way of generating funds for the National Health Service and distributing them where they are needed most.