At last, finally Konami have confirmed it will be released on Feb 7th: http://www.konami.com/gs/news.php "02.03.06 READY FOR SOME SOCCER? THE WORLD'S BEST SOCCER VIDEO GAME COMES OUT WITH ITS NEWEST EDITION... Ready for some soccer? The world's best soccer video game comes out with its newest edition next Tuesday, February 7 for the PlayStation 2, PSP system, Xbox and PC. This new edition combines the attention to detail that has been the series' hallmark along with new formations, Master League enhancements and � for the first time ever � online play. Winning Eleven 9 features real players, a large variety of licensed teams, photo-realistic graphics, and a huge variety of stadiums, helping players re-create the same excitement that surrounds the world's most popular sport."