FIFA 18 ratings: EA Sports reveal 20-11 players list featuring Real Madrid, Arsenal stars
EA Sports' official ratings for FIFA 18 are shaping up well. The decision to reveal the ratings of 100 highest rated players in the game was certainly a good move on the part of the developers, and as things appear, the public is left wanting more.
We recently saw some of the best players in the beautiful game feature in the list from 100 all the way to 21. The next step for EA Sports was obviously revealing the next ten best players. As we inch closer to the highest rated player in the game, we now discuss the players that FIFA 18 feels will be among the top brass in the game. Here are the players rated 20 to 11 as per the game:
#20 Antoine Griezmann- 88
No surprise that Griezmann makes it to the elite of FIFA yet again. 87 dribbling and 86 pace make him a potent threat in front of goal as well as in a deeper capacity. His goals and assists will be vital to another strong Atletico season.
#19 Thibaut Courtois- 89
Chelsea's star keeper Courtois bags an impressive 89 in FIFA 18 with astonishing stats of 91 handling and 88 reflexes. His superior stopping and handling ability could prove to be imperative if you fancy a clean sheet in FIFA gaming.
#18 Sergio Aguero- 89
Sergio Aguero continues to impress the makers of FIFA as he yet again has managed a strong rating of 89 in the game. His 89 dribbling, 88 shooting, and 87 pace list him among the best strikers this year and City fans will be hoping that he can bring his virtual prowess to the real world of the Etihad Stadium.
#17 Gareth Bale- 89
Welsh wizard Gareth Bale makes his way in at 17 on the list with the blistering pace of 94 in FIFA 18. His pace is given competition by dribbling, shooting and passing all of which look absolutely stunning. While he continues to battle injuries, the Madrid star is expected to rock the virtual gaming arena for yet another season.
#16 Giorgio Chiellini- 89
Chiellini's 90 defending and 85 physicality make him an imposing figure ahead of the goalkeeper. Juventus' charge for the title will surely be spearheaded from the back by this rugged Italian for another season in a row.
#15 Kevin De Bruyne- 89
De Bruyne's spectacular vision and ability to pick a pass is showcased in FIFA 18 more than ever as he receives 88 in passing and 85 in dribbling. His shooting and finishing is pretty high too, making his 89 rating look all the more special.
#14 Alexis Sanchez- 89
While the saga around Sanchez continues, the Chilean continues his good work at Arsenal. A rating of 89 ensures another high finish in ratings with impressive stats in the high 80s for his pace, dribbling, and passing. He could easily be Arsene Wenger's trump card again this season.
#13 Gianluigi Buffon- 89
Going strong at almost 40, Buffon is aging like a fine wine. His FIFA 18 rating of 89 proves he still has plenty left in the tank to combat Europe's talented youngsters in goal. His 88 handling, 90 positioning, and 89 diving make him a key component of Juventus' consecutive stints at the top of Serie A.
#12 Luka Modric- 89
Coming up next is midfield maestro Luka Modric whose 89 dribbling and 86 passing force the makers of FIFA 18 to rate him in the high 80s yet again. His invaluable importance to all things Real Madrid ensure he has a deserved place on this list.
#11 David De Gea- 90
Cracking the illustrious 90 mark is almost unheard of when we speak of goalkeepers but if there was ever a deserving candidate for the position it would have to be David De Gea. The Manchester United stopper's incredible numbers show 90 in diving, 90 reflexes, and 87 kicking, making him one of the best keepers in the game.