The World Cup is almost upon us and EA Sports have revealed the latest bunch of ratings to get us all in the mood for the FIFA 18 World Cup update.
The French national team ratings have been revealed and it’s Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Grizemann who is the highest rated of the bunch.
Kylian Mbappe also features in the new batch of ratings after his impressive season for PSG.
France are one of the favourites to win the World Cup and their impressive squad ratings show why.
Griezmann’s amazing season has earned him the highest ranking in the side.
The Atletico man has received an upgrade to 89 and has also had his position changed from an ST to a CF.
Mbappe has received an upgrade from his normal 83 rating and his pace of 93 will terrify defences in the new World Cup update.
N’golo Kante has kept his rating of 88 from his winter upgrade.
The Chelsea man tops Paul Pogba as the highest rated French midfielder.
The Man United man has received a downgrade from 87 to 86, which reflects his poor form for United.
Real Madrid centre back Raphael Varane will surely be selected by all players on the World Cup update, with his impressive pace rating on 84.
Despite scoring 14 league goals for Arsenal this season, Alexandre Lacazette has harshly received a downgrade from his normal rating of 85.
The France ratings have been dropped ahead of a revised Ultimate Team mode which will let you build your dream World Cup team, as well as see the introduction of World Cup Icons.
Landing on May 29, the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia download promises to deliver authentic gameplay, teams and stadiums in the single-biggest add-on since FIFA 14.
EA confirmed the update will be arriving on PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch. The Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles appear set to miss out on the update.
A revised Ultimate Team mode will let you build your dream World Cup team as well as see the introduction of World Cup Icons.
All 12 stadiums from Russia are included in the update – as well as pitch environments, advertisements, dressings, national team banners and high-resolution crowds.
Finally, for every Standard or Premium pack you purchase in World Cup Ultimate Team, you will receive equivalent pack value in FUT.
May 29 can’t come soon enough.
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