May 14, 2021

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Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood among FIFA 21’s most improved young players


REVEALED: Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood among FIFA 21’s most improved young players as EA Sports reveal ratings for new game … and find out which two England players are in Best Under-21 All-Star XI

  • Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood receive major upgrades on FIFA 21
  • Arsenal and Manchester United named two of the most improved
  • Both have been recognized for impressive decisive seasons for their clubs
  • Trent Alexander-Arnold and Jadon Sancho also feature in game’s top U21 XI

Premier League starlets Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood are among the most improved players in FIFA 21 as EA Sports revealed more ranking updates for the upcoming game.

The Arsenal and Manchester United teens were rewarded for their thrilling breakthroughs last season with major 10-point updates to their overall scores on the popular game, placing in the top nine for most improved scores on the whole game.

Statistics released by the highly regarded video game are often a key source of debate for fans, as video game makers have revealed the latest updates involving young gamers on the game.

Bukayo Saka revealed as one of FIFA 21’s most improved young players

Mason Greenwood was also revealed as one of the most improved of the new game

Mason Greenwood was also revealed as one of the most improved of the new game

Saka received a raise from 10 to 75 this year

Greenwood was scored at 77, also 10 in the last game

The two starlets have been improved by 10 points to 75 and 77 respectively for the next game

Greenwood, 18, received a score of 77, significantly higher than his FIFA 20 score of 67 after scoring 16 goals in the last campaign for United while making his England debut.

The same is the case for Saka who was also improved by 10 points to 75, having entered Mikel Arteta’s exciting squad and contributed with 11 assists and four goals in his decisive year.

Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Haaland after his superb scoring season and Bayern Munich’s Alfonso Davies after helping his side win the Champions League at the age of 19 were also on the list.

England star Jadon Sancho named one of the game's best Under-21 players

England star Jadon Sancho named one of the game’s best Under-21 players

Chelsea's £ 89million new boy Kai Havertz is also among the game's best young players

Chelsea’s £ 89million new boy Kai Havertz is also among the game’s best young players

The England stars were also recognized in another revelation from EA Sports, as Jadon Sancho and Trent Alexander-Arnold were named among the top 11 starting Under-21 players in the new game.

The Dortmund and Liverpool men have been named alongside stars such as Kylian Mbappe and Haaland, as well as £ 89million new Chelsea boy Kai Havertz.

Other players to name in the dangerous looking roster included Alfonso Davies of Bayern Munich, Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt and Martin Odegaard of Real Madrid.

The game is slated for release on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Microsoft Windows on October 9.

FIFA 21 MOST IMPROVED PLAYERS

1. Kumbulla (Albania)

2. Kulusevski (Sweden)

3. Córdova (Italy)

4. Tapsoba (Burkinabé)

5. Baumgartner (Austria)

6. Haaland (Norway)

7. Greenwood (England)

8. Saka (England)

9. Davies (Canada)

FIFA 21 BEST UNDER 21 XI

GK: Donnarumma (Italy)

RB: Elexander-Arnold (England)

CB: Upamecano (France)

CB: De Ligt (Netherlands)

LB: Davies (Canada)

CM: Odegaard (Norway)

CM: Joao Felix (Portugal)

CM: Havertz (Germany)

RW: Sancho (England)

LW: Mbappe (France)

ST: Haaland (Norway)

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