Many football fans regard the UEFA Champions League tournament as the most prestigious event on the football calendar. Respect of course to the Premiership and La Liga, but all of the top teams from all over Europe compete in the Champions League. Teams like Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus battle it out in the most ferocious fight for European supremacy. International superstars like Rivaldo, home grown heroes like David Beckham, long-shot teams like Leeds United are all here. UEFA Challenge features all of the data from the 2001 competition.
Infogrames has gone to great lengths to make UEFA Challenge a highly playable mix of simulation and arcade-style action. Each player has their own playing style, their own individual attributes and position on pitch. The level of detail is incredibly impressive. Nearly everything has been taken into account. This means that UEFA Challenge is a completely authentic title. Once you learn the control method, you’ll soon be playing like the pros. The commentary is provided by Barry Davies and Graeme Souness and adds to the gaming experience.
UEFA Challenge is a more realistic approach to football, leaning more towards the simulation side. That makes it slightly harder to learn, but more rewarding when you get it right. If you love football and are glued to watching the UEFA Champions League, this is the football game for you.