Tim Cahill to be the cover star of FIFA 15

Socceroos great and World Cup star Tim Cahill has earned himself another gig on the cover of FIFA 15 underlining his legendary status.

Cahill celebrates his 6th anniversary as Australia’s cover player on the globally popular sports game which launches on September 25.

It caps off another milestone for the 34-year-old who became Australia’s leading goal scorer this year and played and scored in his third consecutive World Cup - popping up with one of the strikes of the tournament.

On Wednesday the New York Red Bulls favourite also took to the field with the MLS All-Stars in a shock 2-1 win over Bundesliga giants and Champions League winners Bayern Munich.

Cahill will appear on the Australian and New Zealand cover of FIFA 15 alongside Barca magician Lionel Messi.

“Tim Cahill has become the face of Australian football due to continuously performing at a world-class level, no matter his opponents,” says Arbie Artinian, EA SPORTS Label Manager, Asia Pacific.

“Tim has always been a huge EA SPORTS supporter and we would like to thank him for being such an exciting player and creating millions of football fans throughout Australia and the world!”

The new-generation FIFA 15 brings football to life in stunning detail so fans can experience the emotion of the sport like never before.

Witness the intensity of crowds chanting and cheering on match day, and listen to commentators guide fans through the story of the game with Dynamic Match Presentation.

For the first time ever, all 22 players on the pitch are connected with Emotional Intelligence allowing players to react to opponents and teammates within the context, and relative to the narrative of the match.