FIFA 17 outsold PES 2017 by 40:1, according to video games analyst Daniel Ahmad.
In its first week, FIFA 17 sold more than 1.1 million copies in the UK.
PES 2017, meanwhile, sold fewer than 50K in its first week.
It was also the biggest launch week ever for a FIFA game – trumping a record previously held by FIFA 13.
Sales are up 18 per cent over last year’s version.
According to Chart-Track data, more than 53 per cent of total sales were on PS4, while 41 per cent bought the game on Xbox One.