With the arrival of FIFA 20 just a few weeks away, EA Sports has just unveiled its annual player ratings for the game. Unsurprisingly the list is topped by Lionel Messi who just slightly beat out Cristiano Ronaldo for the top spot by one point. Messi is FIFA 20‘s highest played player with a rating of 94, followed by Ronaldo with 93.
The top five is then rounded out by PSG forward Neymar Jr. with 92, co-cover star Eden Hazard with 91, and Kevin de Bruyne also with a score of 91. FIFA 20‘s other cover star Virgil van Dijk places seventh with a rating of 90. Elsewhere van Dijk’s Liverpool teammateMohamed Salah appears at No. 8 with a rating of 90.
FIFA 20 arrives for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch on September 24.
On Friday, EA Sports revealed the top 100 players along with an explosive trailer starring Raheem Sterling, Jesse Lingard and 19-year-old Portuguese superstar João Félix to build up to the unveil. Check out the top 10 FIFA 20 players below and head over to ea.com/fifa to see the full list of 100 players. The in-game stats reflect the player’s standings within the real footballing world.
1) Lionel Messi (Barcelona): 94
2) Cristiano Ronaldo (Piemonte Calcio): 93
3) Neymar Jr. (PSG): 92
4) Eden Hazard (Real Madrid): 91
5) Kevin de Bruyne (Manchester City): 91
6) Jan Oblak (Atlético de Madrid): 91
7) Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool): 90
8) Mohamed Salah (Liverpool): 90
9) Luka Modric (Real Madrid): 90
10) Marc-Andre ter Stegen (Barcelona): 90
In case you’ve missed it, check out the “VOLTA FOOTBALL” gameplay trailer which aims to take players back to the streets.
Also be sure to read our latest feature: “Pro Evolution Soccer Knows FIFA Is Copying Them.”
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