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FIFA 21 Best Defenders | Quality centre backs, left backs, and right backs to add to your team thumbnail VG247

FIFA 21 Best Defenders | Quality centre backs, left backs, and right backs to add to your team

FIFA 21 is a goal-fest, so if you’re going to stem the flow and solidify your back line, then you need some serious defensive talent. The best defenders in FIFA 21 tend to have a couple of things in common: enough pace to keep up with nippy attackers, and a dominantly high strength stat to bully others off the ball. For centre backs, height is a big consideration, since they need to be strong in the air both from corners and open play. While left backs and right backs with high dribbling – and even 4 star skill moves –…

FIFA 21 Best Strikers | Top Wingers and Forwards to add to your squad thumbnail VG247

FIFA 21 Best Strikers | Top Wingers and Forwards to add to your squad

There’s no replacement for an out-and-out striker. FIFA 21 is all about goals, and if you’re going to outscore your opponents through an entire barnstorming season, then you’ll need some serious firepower up front. Here are some of FIFA 21’s best strikers, forwards, and wingers to help you do just that. Forwards can take on a lot of roles in modern football. It used to be that the number 9 was the focal point for the entire team, but now they can be more valued for their link-up play with inside forwards – like Roberto Firmino at Liverpool – or…

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Not all FIFA 21 progress will transfer from current-gen to next-gen

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 8 October 2020 16:37 GMT Not all of your FIFA 21 progress will transfer from current-gen to next-gen, according to EA.EA has offered up some information on what will and will not transfer from the current-gen version of FIFA 21 to PS5 and Xbox Series X/S.According to the company, all progress and content within FIFA 21 Ultimate Team, and progression in Volta will transfer from PS4 to PS5 and from Xbox One to Xbox Series X/S.However, as Eurogamer notes, progress within all other modes will not. This includes Online Seasons, co-op Seasons, Career Mode, and Pro Clubs….

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Star Wars: Squadrons will feature HOTAS support on consoles

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 12 September 2020 20:03 GMT Fans of HOTAS will be pleased to know they will be able to use the peripheral to pilot ships in Star Wars: Squadrons.Support for hands-on throttle-and-stick will be available for Star Wars: Squadrons.Players can expect a day one console patch which will add support for the peripheral. HOTAS was already confirmed for PC users.The good news for HOTAS fans came from the game’s creative director, Ian S. Frazier. Special thanks to @gamedevpat, @Casier98, @ChristianCimon2, and JF Bertrand for going above and beyond with a bunch of extra hours and problem-solving to…

Madden NFL 21 Deluxe and MVP Edition get up to 25% discount on PC thumbnail VG247

Madden NFL 21 Deluxe and MVP Edition get up to 25% discount on PC

By James Pickard, Thursday, 10 September 2020 15:52 GMT Madden NFL 21 Deluxe and MVP Editions on PC have been given discounts of up to 25 per cent over at Amazon US.It’s a fitting and timely discount on the sports sim given this year’s NFL season kicks off later tonight with the Texans vs Chiefs. Let’s go Mahomes, I need you to justify my late third-round pick in fantasy!Anyway, back to the deal. On the Amazon store page, you can choose between the Origin or the Steam version as both have been dropped to the same price. Be sure to…

EA adds free agent Colin Kaepernick to Madden 21, free weekend coming thumbnail VG247

EA adds free agent Colin Kaepernick to Madden 21, free weekend coming

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 8 September 2020 21:19 GMT Colin Kaepernick has returned to a Madden game for the first time since the 2016 season.EA has announced Colin Kaepernick has returned for Madden 21 as a free-agent quarterback.The news was announced today on Twitter by the official Madden account. pic.twitter.com/R2agq5B64p — Madden NFL 21 (@EAMaddenNFL) September 8, 2020Kaepernick has been a free agent since the end of the 2016, and is a political activist known for kneeling during the national anthem.“Colin Kaepernick is one of the top free agents in football and a starting-caliber quarterback.”The team at EA SPORTS, along…