FIFA 20 FUT Birthday will start Friday, March 27 after a promotional tweet and data mined files confirmed the return of the promotion.
FUT Birthday is an annual FIFA Ultimate Team promotion celebrating the game mode's release date. It's the most popular mode in EA Sports' FIFA franchise and one of the most exciting promotions of the year. In past iterations, position changed players were released to open up squad building opportunities. Although, Shapeshifters debuted in FIFA 20 with position changed items.
So, it's safe to assume FUT Birthday will have a new element to it.
FIFA 20 FUT Birthday Announced; Starts March 27
Popular FIFA Ultimate Team community member FUT Watch revealed files added to FIFA 20 showcasing a FUT Birthday tifo, stadium theme and kit. FUT Watch has a strong track record with content before it's released and the time frame lines up with past FUT Birthday promotions.
FUT Birthday's expected to be a two-week promotion as other FUT 20 events have been this cycle. Expect a new promotional team, possibly honoring fan-favorite cards from past FIFA titles, Squad Building Challenges, objectives and more.
FUT Birthday cards won't be in Weekend League rewards as EA Sports announced the TOTW Moments promotion replacing Team of the Week because of leagues being suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic.