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Best midfielders to buy in FIFA 22 Ultimate Team

Published: 20/Oct/2021 13:49

by Alex Garton

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A strong set of midfielders can dictate the pace of a game and consistently create chances for your goalscorers, so it’s key you’re aware of which players are worth picking up in FIFA 22.

FIFA 22 has finally arrived and players are enjoying all of the new features that have been added to the latest title in the franchise.  As always, Ultimate Team gives players a chance to customize and create their dream starting XI with the best footballers from across the globe.

While passing, defending, attacking and overall tactics are all key skills within the mode, the players in your squad will always be one of the biggest factors when it comes to winning games.

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Now, we’ve covered center-backs, wing-backs, wingers, and strikers, it’s time to take a look at which midfield players are best based on their ratings in FIFA 22.


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Best meta midfielders in FIFA 22

The job of a midfielder differs massively depending on their role within the team and whether they’re responsible for attacking or defensive play. Finding the perfect midfield player for your squad will come down to formation and identifying what your team is missing.

To help you locate the perfect set of midfield players, we’ve put together two lists. One will run down the best meta midfielders and the other will highlight the fastest players in the position.

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Best meta midfielders to buy in FIFA 22

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We’ve made sure to list both defensive and attacking midfield options.

A set of top-tier midfielders are not cheap in FIFA 22, but they’re definitely a worthy investment if you want to compete with the best.

Player Name OVR Rating Position Club Price
Kevin De Bruyne 91 CM Manchester City 115,000 – 120,000
N’Golo Kante 90 CDM Chelsea 550,000 – 580,000
Joshua Kimmich 89 CDM Bayern Munich 30,000 – 35,000
Heung Min Son 89 LM Tottenham Hotspur 270,000 – 280,000
Casemiro 89 CDM Real Madrid  20,000 – 27,000
Bruno Fernandes 88 CAM Manchester United 65,000 – 70,000
Toni Kroos 88 CM Real Madrid 15,000 – 20,000
Luka Modric  87  CM Real Madrid 15,000 – 17,000
Paul Pogba  87  CM Manchester United 86,000 – 92,000
Marco Varratti 87 CM PSG 13,000 – 15,000
Frankie De Jong 87 CM Barcelona 100,000 – 110,000
Leon Goretzka 87 CM Bayern Munich 100,000 – 105,000
Thomas Muller  87  CAM Bayern Munich 14,000 – 16,000
Marcos Llorente 86 CM Atletico de Madrid 160,000 – 170,000
Bernardo Silva 86 CAM Manchester City 8,000 – 10,000
Sergio Busquets 86 CDM Barcelona 8,000 – 10,000

Fastest midfielders to buy in FIFA 22

Fastest midfielders FIFA 22
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While pace isn’t always needed in midfield, it can be a great attribute to help create chances for your strikers.

While pace is usually a stat that players look for in their strikers and wingers, it can also be incredibly useful in the midfield. This is especially true when it comes to attacking midfielders that want to go forward and create chances for the team.

Player Name Position Pace Club Price
Marcos Llorente CM 88 Atletico Madrid 160,000 – 170,000
Mohammed Kudus CAM 88 Ajax 800 – 1,000
Quincy Promes CAM  88  Spartak Moscow 850 – 1,000
Alejandro Gómez CAM 87 Sevilla 4,000 – 5,000
Gonzalo Martinez CAM 87 Al Nassr 900 – 1,500
Alexis Claude-Maurice CAM 87 Nice 950 – 1,200
Frank Onyeka CDM 87 Brentford 750 – 1,000
Federico Valverde CM  86  Real Madrid 9,000 – 10,000
Roderigo CAM 86 Leeds United 850 – 1,000
Romarinho CAM 86 Al-Ittihad Club 900 – 1,200
Miguel Almiron CAM 86 Newcastle United 850 – 1,000
Matheus Cunha CAM 85 Atletico Mardid 1,000 – 1,500
Dani Rodriguez CAM 85 RCD Mallorca 1,100 – 1,500
Rasmus Falk CM 85 FC Kobenhavn 750 – 1,000
Lucas Robertone CAM 85 UD Almeria 850 – 1,000
Phil Foden CAM 84 Manchester City 5,000 – 6,000

So, there you have it, those are our lists of the best and fastest midfielders to pick up in FIFA 22’s Ultimate Team.

Don’t forget to check out our pre-order guide if you’re unsure what perks each edition of the game offers.

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