February 2003


Wednesday, February 12, 2003

8 new downloads by Amir Elmeligi

On the series of downloads for the Celebration of FIFA-EGYPT first birthday, Amir Elmeligi from the FIFA-EGYPT have some quality downloads for all the FIFA fans around the world.

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Amir Elmeligi has published 8 new kits from his upcoming 11 Leaders Patch. the kits are:

  • Ahly FC Home Kit.
  • Zamalek SC Classic Kit.
  • Jubilo Iwata Home Kit.
  • C.A. Penarol Home Kit.
  • C.A. Penarol away kit.
  • Nacional Home Kit.
  • Nacional Away Kit.
  • Dinamo Kiev Away kit.

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All this Downloads are like a Demo for the upcoming 11 Leaders Patch.

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Head now for the FIFA-EGYPT Download Center and grab your copy of all of this amazing peace of work from Amir Elmeligi. And wait for more quality downloads from the FIFA-EGYPT team from now till 4/3/2003 on the celebration of FIFA-EGYPT 1st birthday (4/3/2003).

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ECP Club Championship Adboards patch

Dimitris and his team want to inform you about one more great patch that the ECP has prepared. This time it's not directly concerning their UCL patch, but it will for sure bring new quality and feeling to the game.

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Meet the brand new Club Championship Adboards Patch. The patch was made by one of their best patch-makers in Saurabh Sharma with high-quality photo realistic textures and many consultants were engaged to help with teams info for maximum realism and details.

Features:

  • Adds photo realistic and high-quality adboards for each of 18 CC teams;
  • Adds WC adboards for international matches as bonus.

For more details visit the home of the ECP.

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Israeli National Team Patch

Over at our partners at FIFA IL they have added a new national team patch which was made by their very own Moshe Habas.

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The patch will add the Israeli national team, with the following features:

  • Home kit
  • Away kit
  • Goalkeeper kit
  • New designed flags
  • Updated roster
  • Updated starting line-ups and kick-takers
  • Original numbers
  • Small kits in the preview screen
  • New designed menu

Get your copy of this patch direct from our Patches Database.

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Tuesday, February 11, 2003

See the video of the World League Intro Cinematic now

Over at Soccer Access you can download the video where you can preview the intro cinematic and hear the intro music that will be played when players enter the field.

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The intro is 320x240 (only 1.5Mb) and uses DivX technology. From now on at Soccer Access they will show you most of their work using this technology so you can better preview future patches and tools.

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FIFA Super Stars patch

Mohammed EL Gohary, from our partners at Fifa Egypt, has informed us that himself, Salem Gawad and Mohammed Gamal are working on a new patch, the FIFA Super Stars patch.

It will include:

  • 18 New Bonus Teams
  • with Home and Away Kits
  • Flags, Logos and Banners
  • Rosters
  • and many new things

Keep an eye here for more news on this patch soon.

Posted by Dave - Please post your Comments/Feedback here

Czech Super Patch updated

Firstly, apologies for not been able to update the site over the past few days. Time was needed from me by family so as I am sure you appreciate, they have to come first. So now I am back with my usual portion of regular Super Patch news for you.

To start with, our good friend Lukas Svoboda from FIFA CZ has informed us that they have created a new version of the Czech Super Patch v0.09 for FIFA 2003.

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This is the 9th version of the Czech Super Patch for FIFA 2003 and it adds:

  • all 16 teams of the Czech Gambrinus Liga (10 in K-League and 6 in Rest of World, and you have to create Custom Cup to play the League).
  • latest rosters (databases edited with MS Access)
  • exact player info (jersey numbers, weight, height, face and hair types,...)
  • real captain for every Gambrinus Liga team
  • home and away kits for every team, keeper kits for some teams
  • real flags and banners
  • adboards
  • team logos
  • menu kit selection pictures
  • team chants (Slavia, Liberec)

You can download this patch direct from our Patches Database and see lots more screenshots by clicking here.

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Sunday, February 9, 2003

FIFA-EGYPT .. Brand New Style

Celebrating their 1st birthday. Our partner site FIFA-EGYPT is proudly announcing the opening of its completely new updated site & database. Amir Elmeligi has made a completely new design using the phpnuke language and made the site top rated. The FIFA-EGYPT site is now including:

  • A brand new Download Center for Egyptian & Foreign quality downloads.
  • Periodically updated news with the partners news included.
  • Feed back section.
  • Journal section.
  • Webmail based in the Site.
  • Talk forum.
  • Online chat section.
  • Ability to view The site with about 28 different language:
    • Arabic.
    • English.
    • Spanish.
    • Portuguese.
    • Brazilian.
    • French.
    • 22 more languages.
  • New partners & about us Section
  • new surveys for making the visitors say their opinions
  • you can post your own patches news and The management system will post it to you in the site.
  • In addition to the great layout
  • And more and more

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FIFA-EGYPT is a partner of many famous sites and hosted by the Sweetpatch. The FIFA-EGYPT team was very active all this year and they produced great work which made many hits. Many quality Downloads Coming soon from FIFA-EGYPT like the 11 Leader Patch & the EVL 2003 (Egyptian Vodafone League 2003). Head now for the FIFA-EGYPT website and register yourself there and enjoy the quality downloads and FIFA and real soccer news. And wait for the FIFA-EGYPT birthday Celebration on 4/3/2003.

Posted by Amir - Please post your Comments/Feedback here


Friday, February 7, 2003

Super Patch Weekly Update

As another week passes in our enjoyment of Fifa 2003 (and another week closer to Fifa 2004!) we bring you a summary of all the most exciting Super Patches that have been released or announced as under development in recent weeks.

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Belgian-Dutch Fifa Patch
The B-DFP from SoccerGameZ has been released. It includes the Whole Dutch League, the Dutch national team lots of extras. One of the exciting features of the B-DFP is the possibility to launch Fifa in the original mode, and to launch Fifa with the B-DFP patch (with the Dutch league replacing the Club Championship).

Uruguayan League Patch 2002
Over at Fifa Uruguay they have released their latest Super Patch. The Uruguayan League 2002 finished 2 months ago so that's why the guys decided to not make the entire league in the patch but only the Championship Zone (Zona Campeonato). This is where the best 10 teams of the first part of league (as its divided in 2 parts: the first 10 go to for the championship and the rest play for staying in first division). That's why the patch is called Patch AUF: Zona Campeonato 2002.

Yugoslavian League Patch
Marco from FIFA-Montenegro sent us some preview screenshots of a new Yugoslavian League Patch which is being developed for FIFA 2003. It will include all the 18 teams, flags, rosters and more.....

Euro 2004 patch
The prolific kit developer Shahab Shaterian, is now progressing his EURO 2004 kit project into a full Super Patch. Full details and demo of this patch coming soon.

Turkish Super League II
Patchmakers Kerim Apaydin and Watcher from Fifa Center have been working hard on this patch for more than 2 months to bring you the best. In the patch you will find the latest transfers both at TSL and European teams plus lots more.

Fifa On Line Superpatch 2.1
Fifa On Line have released an update for their official Superpatch that corrects some bugs that were in the previous version.

Bosnian Premier League Patch 2003
The entire Bosnian Premier League is now released and available for download over at our partner FIFA Bosnia. Maniac & rap_instructor_ have worked day and night in order to make this patch worth downloading, and they hope that no one will get disappointed.

Other Super Patch News
In other important Super Patch news we have learnt this week that Soccer Access has restarted their previously cancelled World League Patch and also that the ECP boys are helping Shlomy make the highly anticipated ULTIMA 2004 available for us all soon.

For all information on the most important and influential Fifa patches please visit the number 1 Super Patches resource on the Internet, the Patches Database.

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Sweetpatch's Soccer Snippets

Palace Triumph!
Palace took everything Liverpool could throw at them (most missed) to secure a famous victory at Anfield. They seem quite pleased about it...

Munich Remembered
45 Years Ago, a plane carrying the Manchester Utd party back from Belgrade crashed and burnt in the Bavarian sleet. Many perished, including some of the finest ever players to wear the red shirt. We shall never forget the Flowers of Manchester.

Huge Weekend For Title Rivals
Many people are citing this weekend as pivotal in the race for this season's Premiership. With Newcastle on a roll and United breathing down Gooner necks, Arsenal know it's a huge time in the title race.

Milan Trotter Deal On The Skids?
Sam Allardyce has today played down reports that he is about to sign free agent Milan Rapaic. The attacking midfielder is available on a Bosman free transfer after being released from his contract with Turkish giants Fenerbache in January.

Why I Love ManYoo By RVN
In an early Valentine's Day special, 27-goals-and-counting Dutch fella Ruud Van Nistelrooy tells Football365 why he just lurves playing at Old Trafford with all his lovely pals...

No Spurs Deal For Teddy - Yet
Tottenham have denied Teddy Sheringham and Darren Anderton are on the brink of being offered new contracts...

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Thursday, February 6, 2003

The ultimate Belgian/Dutch patch

The first chapter of the Belgian-Dutch Fifa Patch from SoccerGameZ has been released. It includes the Whole Dutch League, the Dutch national team lots of extras. One of the exciting features of the B-DFP is the possibility to launch Fifa in the original mode, and to launch Fifa with the B-DFP patch (with the Dutch league replacing the Club Championship).

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Have a look at the features list:

  • Dutch League
    • All 18 Dutch teams
    • Correct shirts
    • Correct flags
    • Correct mini kits
    • Current rosters and lineups
    • All logos and badges
  • Dutch National team
    • Correct shirts
    • Correct flags
    • Correct mini kits
    • Current rosters and lineups
  • Extra
    • Dutch League title screen
    • Dutch League legal screen
    • Correct crowd colours for every team
    • The possibility to start Fifa in it's original mode, and to start Fifa with the B-DFP Patch

Also they have opened an English patch site with all info about this patch (news, features, history, download, screenshots, forum).

So head over to SoccergameZ and download the B-DFP patch now, and stay tuned for chapter two: missing club and international teams.

Very soon they will release the second part which will include:

  • new national teams (Yugoslavia, Japan, Ukraine, Romania and Wales)
  • and new club teams (AEK Athens, Boca Jrs, Boavista, Panathinaikos, River Plate, Spartak Moscow and Dynamo Kiev)
  • Also in the 2nd part you'll be able to play with all second division teams

Go grab your copy of this highly anticipated patch over in the Patches Database.

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The Uruguayan League Patch 2002 is ready

Over at Fifa Uruguay they have released their latest Super Patch. The Uruguayan League 2002 finished 2 months ago so that's why the guys decided to not make the entire league in the patch but only the Championship Zone (Zona Campeonato). This is where the best 10 teams of the first part of league (as its divided in 2 parts: the first 10 go to for the championship and the rest play for staying in first division). That's why the patch is called Patch AUF: Zona Campeonato 2002.

The patch was made using the Tango System by Ariel and you wont lose any teams in the game or a league. The schedule of the tournament will be the exact same as the real Championship Zone of Uruguay and the games will be played in the original order at the exact dates!.

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The patch features:

  • Peñarol: 3 times Intercontinental Champion, 5 times Copa Libertadores Champion and more than 45 times National Champion
  • Nacional: Actual Champion, 3 times Intercontinental Champion, 3 times Copa Libertadores Champion 1 time Super Copa Champion and almost 40 times National Champion
  • Danubio: 2002 "Clausura Champion" and team that gives life to the Uruguayan football with their young players (and also the team where Recoba was discovered)
  • the other teams in the patch are Defensor, Wanderers, Fenix, Plaza, Deportivo Maldonado, Central Español and Villa Española
  • all the teams have their complete rosters, kits, chants, and all the logos of course
  • new menus for the patch and 6 new songs
  • also ALL Uruguayan players already in the game have been updated with their correct atributes
  • original fixture of the championship (thanks to the Tango)

All thanks to the Tango System by Ariel Santarelli. Full details as always in our Patches Database.

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FIFA Web Portal - Redesign!

As you can see we (the FIFA Web Portal team) are huge FIFA Fans, and that is one of the reasons for opening FIFA Web Portal. We have published a few tools and some great downloads for the best game ever FIFA 2003.

FIFA Web Portal has made a new design availible which you can see by clicking here. All of our pages are now in Croatian/English language and we are planing to translate our pages to 100% English!

Soon at FIFA Web Portal you will be able to download the Croatian Division 1 GOLD EDITION (Ver.3.0) patch. So now go and enjoy, your FIFA Web Portal.

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Sweetpatch's Soccer Snippets

Graham Taylor Has Seen The Light!
GT has said he can see the light, and by the look of the last 2 matches, so can the fans. But most have said as the euphoria settles, that they will wait a bit longer before getting too carried away.

Forest In For Huck
Nottingham Forest have made an official approach for Manchester City's Darren Huckerby on a 3 month loan. Official sources have confirmed with local radio that an approach has been made for the Nottingham lad's services.

Ronaldinho To The Arse?
Arsenal have shown interest in Brazilian World Cup star Ronaldinho. The 22-year-old striker, the man who famously lobbed Seaman during England's World Cup clash with Brazil, has consistently been linked with a summer move to these shores.

Carnival Time At The Stadium Of Light?
Okay, the team and the club might be in a state, but that's not going to stop Sunderland fans enjoying the rest of the season...

Bonds Backing For Roeder
Billy Bonds was the last manager to take the Hammers down - check out his views on the man seemingly about to be the next...

Walsall Net Ricketts Windfall
Walsall FC have issued a statement that the payment to the club as part of the deal that takes former striker Michael Ricketts from Bolton Wanderers to Middlesbrough will be £420,000.

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Wednesday, February 5, 2003

Liverpool and Milano calling

Our partner site, FIFA IL have released more new FIFA 2003 downloads.

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You can find in their Download Source many new flags sets, including those latest additions:

  • Maccabi Haifa authentic ultras flags.
  • AC Milan flags set.
  • Inter Milan Ultras flags.
  • Liverpool FC flags set.
  • & many more.

All the flags were done from real images for maximum authenticy.

So head right now over to FIFA IL and download those new files and much more quality files. Enjoy.

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Yugoslavian League Patch under development

Marco from FIFA-Montenegro has sent us some preview screenshots of a new Yugoslavian League Patch which is being developed for FIFA 2003.

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It will include:

  • all the 18 teams
  • flags
  • rosters
  • and more.....

Authors of this patch are ManUGrobar and Marco, and they inform me that it is almost complete. Keep an eye here for all the latest on this patch when it becomes available and full details as always in the Patches Database.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2003

Euro 2004 patch coming soon

The prolific kit developer Shahab Shaterian, is now progressing his EURO 2004 kit project into a full Super Patch. Full details and demo of this patch coming soon. In the meantime check out the screenshot below.

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Shahab also needs someone to help him finish this patch. Can you add teams and players? If you can, please send Shahab an e-mail by clicking here.

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Sweetpatch's Soccer Snippets

Jordan Kyboshed My ManYoo Career!
Dwight Yorke says that he was sold by Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson because of his lifestyle and relationship with Jordan rather than his football.

Di Canio Vows To Fight On
Paolo di Canio speaks after West Ham lost three-nil at home Liverpool - and he's absolutely gutted.

Chelsea Record Remains Intact
Chelsea managed to extend their unbeaten League run against their rivals from Sp*rs with a far from convincing draw - but the 13 year record remains intact.

Curbs Still Chasing Hutch
Alan Curbishley came close to signing midfielder Don Hutchison a few years ago and this summer he could finally get his man.

Toon Fury Over Game Delay
The FA have insisted Middlesbrough's controversial postponement of their home game against Newcastle is a matter for the Premier League. And Geordies don't like it...

Palace Supremo Won't Bankroll Club For Ever
Crystal Palace chairman Simon Jordan says that he has met with the PFA about deferring his players’ wages but he has ruled it out as an option – for now at least.

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Monday, February 3, 2003

First Ever Individual Player AI Patch for FIFA 2003

I'm sure if you visit the Soccer Gaming Forums you know all about this - the Breamster Gameplay AI Patch by Dan Bream (Breamster). This is the first ever individual player AI Patch for FIFA 2003 and boasts over 150 players from 40 different teams. I wanted to dedicate some air time to this great patch with nice accompanying website.

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Dan has also added a roster update, featuring new players, latest transfers and up-to-date line-ups for teams in the:

  • English FA Premier League - complete
  • Serie A - some
  • Spanish - some
  • International
  • Major European Teams - some

Pay Dan a visit over at the home of the Breamster Gameplay AI Patch and enjoy his great work.

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Sunday, February 2, 2003

Fifa Dimensions Back Online

Marty from Fifa Dimensions has informed us that they are back online with a brand new site theme.

Visit Fifa Dimensions

The site has many new features like:

  • becoming a member
  • forums
  • polls
  • plus a huge load of downloads constantly updated
  • and many other things

Pop on over to this new dimension in Fifa sites by visiting Fifa Dimensions.

Posted by Dave - Please post your Comments/Feedback here

TSL II is out

Our partner site, the Turkish FIFA Center have released the new version of their TSL patch.

The Patch will add the Turkish League instead of the Belgian League, plus it will update the latest transfers both at TSL and Europen teams.

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FIFA Center’s TSL-II features:

  • Features of 18 teams in TSL and 4 Teams from Turkish Second Division.
  • Home, Away and Alternate Kits for all teams.
  • Realistic flags.
  • Team rosters, starting line-ups, players' positions at field, numbers.
  • Latest transfers in Europe are added into game (Batistuta to Inter, H.Sukur to B.Rovers).
  • Mid season transfers are also included in TSL (Revivo from Fenerbahce to Galatasaray)
  • Turkish National Team rosters updated
  • & many more.

So head right now over to FIFA Center and download this new version of the TSL patch. Enjoy.

Posted by Shlomy - Please post your Comments/Feedback here


Saturday, February 1, 2003

Fifa On Line Superpatch 2.1

Fifa On Line have released an update for their official Superpatch that corrects some bugs that were in the previous version.

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Version 2.1 adds:

  • Updated rosters and tactics of Italian Serie A and Serie B
  • Transfers are updated to 30-1-2003
  • Created the Italian Serie B tournament
  • Corrected all colours/styles numbers
  • Added the goal keeper kits for the 20 teams of Serie B
  • New Serie A badges

Get on over to our Patches Database now where we have all the information on this patch plus the download location at Fifa On Line.

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