The top 10 players set to be featured in EA Sports’ soon-to-be-released FIFA 20 have this evening been confirmed.
Messi tops the pile
The latest edition of football’s most-played video game is set to hit stores in a couple of weeks’ time.
EA’s FIFA 20, available across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC Windows and Nintendo Switch, will be officially put on sale on the 27th of September.
As such, in anticipation of the game’s official release, the usual chatter surrounding just who is set to lead the way as the highest-rated performer has been circulating for some time now.
And the news has today been confirmed, with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, as expected, taking the top 2 spots.
It is the Barcelona icon, though, who edges out his long-term rival, earning a 94 overall rating:
Ronaldo runner-up, Liverpool duo also feature
Next up comes Ronaldo on 93, followed by Neymar in 3rd, and Eden Hazard in 4th, as showcased below:
Rounding out the rest of the top 10 are Manchester City standout Kevin De Bruyne, Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak, Liverpool pair Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah, current Ballon d’Or holder Luka Modric, and Barcelona shot-stopper Marc-André ter Stegen:
- Lionel Messi, FC Barcelona 94
- Cristiano Ronaldo, Piemonte Calcio 93
- Neymar Jr., PSG 92
- Eden Hazard, Real Madrid 91
- Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City 91
- Jan Oblak, Atlético de Madrid 91
- Virgil van Dijk, Liverpool 90
- Mohamed Salah, Liverpool 90
- Luka Modric, Real Madrid 90
- Marc-André ter Stegen, FC Barcelona 90
A more in-depth breakdown of the top-10, and the rest of the top 100 FIFA 20 players, can be found on EA’s website, here.
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