FIFA video game series continue to rule the hearts of football fans and they wholeheartedly wait for its annual update. This year too FIFA is expected to come up with its 18th version for which the fans are waiting since long. The release is only a few months away and fans are already into discussions about the players of the game.
The series names some most renowned players from the football arena. Probably, this is the heart line for all football fans and players as well. Making to that list is one coveted achievement for all the players. So, let us see which of these amazing players deserve to be honored with high rankings in the list.
FIFA 18 Top Player Rating Prediction
10. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
This French footballer is known for his speed, having clocked 30 metres in 3.7 seconds, and his capability of playing as a forward or a winger. Aubameyang has been playing for Club, Borussia Dortmund and has show cased his qualities as a player in the last season of FIFA. He had also led his national team Gabon, to several victories. His performance in FIFA 17 acquired him a modest 86 rating card. But much more is expected out of this player. It is most likely that his ratings would go high up to 89 and he will receive the stunning FUT card.
9. Robert Lewandowski
Robert Lewandowski a 28 year old player from Bayern Munich has ben a rising star in the game since last few seasons. From last three seasons, Robert has been named as the most amazing striker in the world. This Polish forward has already scored 28 goals across all competitions for his club and he is still getting better in it. He had been in great form in FIFA 17 and was one of the highest rated strikers in the game with 90. With a better performance expected this year his rankings should also get a boast and rise to 91.
8. Eden Hazard
Eden Hazard had been granted a new birth under his coach and boss Antonio Conte. He has risen as a flourishing star in the game hand had netted a total of 10 scores for his club Chelsea. He was one of the highest rated wingers in FIFA 17 with a rating of 89.
However, in all probability, it is expected that he is going to perform even better for the Blues and that would definitely garner him more popularity. He is expected to receive a boost in his ratings and reach up to 91, which will make him one of the highest rated players in the game.
7. Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Zlatan is from years considered as the greatest out-and-out centre-forward in the world. Despite his age, he has played well and has netted 26 goals across all competitions. This Manchester United striker did a great job in FIFA 17 and his highest-rated card was a brilliant 94. Going opposite the norms, his performances are getting better with age. Considering his Swede’s goal haul at every single club played for, it is expected that his rating should be increased from 90 to 91.
6. Luka Modric
This 31-year-old Croatian footballer, plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and captains the Croatia national team. Modrić is a great central midfielder but has also shown his skills as an attacking and defensive midfielder.
His performances are getting better with every season and so are his ratings. For his commendable performance in the last season, he received a standard card with 89 ratings. But since, he is sure to perform better in the coming season, his rating should also rise up to 93. This is how FIFA 18 would do justice to his skills.
5. Luis Suarez
Luis, a strong Uruguayan striker is one of the best professional footballers. This season has seen Luis making greater assists than Messi. Suarez has nine assists in the La Liga to Messi’s six across all competitions. Also, he holds the honor for netting 18 times in 21 league appearances.
In the previous season, this Barcelona’s sharpshooter was rated 92, but this year expected to go up to 93 to put him on a top-three spot on the highest-rated players’ list.
4. David De Gea
David de is a Spanish footballer who plays for English club Manchester United and the Spain national team. He has been hailed as one of the best goalkeepers in the world. His skills as a Goalkeeper are acclaimed all through the world. FIFA 18 may b the season in which David snatches away the title of best Goalkeeper from Manuel Neuer. He received a modest 90 point rating for the last season of FIFA, but identifying his great skills in goalkeeping we expect him to climb to 92 this year.
3. Gareth Bale
This Welsh footballer is a great winger and plays Real Madrid and Wales’s national team. This Welshman is renowned for his ball striking from distance, swift free kicks, pace and defending skills.
His performance in FIFA 18 would definitely reward him with boost in his ratings. It is most likely that his ratings would go up rom 90 to 92 to rank him amongst the game’s best.
2. Lionel Messi
This Argentine is probably the greatest player of all time. Ronaldo and Messi had a close competition last season and hence they received equal predicted rating. He had single-handedly, led Barcelona to several victories this season. Despite being off due to some injuries, he managed to score 34 goals has assisted six times in just 33 appearances. His consistent and sparkling performance, should be rewarded with a boost in his rating in FIFA 18, from 93 to 94. Also, he could be given the striking 98-rated Team of The Year card.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
Ronaldo was probably performer of the year last season. He led Real Madrid to an 11th Champions League title and won for his country the Euro Cup title. With this, he snatched the title of highest rated player in FIFA from Lionel Messi with a rating of 94. This season also, this Portuguese player has kept up the brilliant record and had already scored 19 goals in 28 matches with a number of assists. So, undoubtedly he is expected to boost up his performance and so his ratings. In FIFA 18, we suppose his ratings to go as high as 95.