FIFA 22 Bundesliga Player of the Month: October winner, FUT SBC release date & requirements

Bundesliga Player of the Month

The winner of October Player of the Month in the Bundesliga is Christopher Nkunku, and his SBC is live in Ultimate Team now. Here’s how you can get your hands on him.

Ultimate Team prides itself on the way it is influenced by real-world football, and FIFA 22 is no different.

Nowhere is this clearer than in the special cards that consistently roll out, such as the Team of the Week and ICONS.

Player of the Month cards give extensive upgrades to the best performer in a specific league, and the October winner for the Bundesliga is out now.

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Bundesliga Player of the Month October winner

RB Leipzig’s Christopher Nkunku is October’s Player of the Month, beating out five of the German league’s biggest stars.

The Frenchman bagged two and assisted two in a stellar month after he was narrowly beaten to the September crown by Florian Wirtz.

This marks the fourth special card Nkunku has secured this year, following his two in-forms and Rulebreaker SBC.

Check out the full list of nominees below:

  • Jonas Hoffmann (Borussia M’gladbach)
  • Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)
  • Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich)
  • Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig) – Winner
  • Karim Oniswo (Mainz 05)
  • Dominik Szoboszlai (RB Leipzig)

Bundesliga October Player of the Month SBC dates

Haaland in FIFA 22

EA announced the winner on Thursday, November 18, 2021, after the nominees were revealed on Wednesday, November 10.

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The SBC went live immediately after, giving players 30 days to complete it before making way for the November winner.

This means that fans have until Saturday, December 18, 2021, to add POTM Nkunku to their squad.

Player of the Month Nkunku SBC requirments

Nkunku stats FIFA 22

There are four SBCs to submit in order to earn POTM of Nkunku, making him far more expensive than last month’s Wirtz.

His stats are nice and all-round for a midfield player, and he could easily try his hand at CAM or CM depending on your squad.

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According to FUTBIN, the total price to complete Nkunku is clocking in at around 230,000 coins if you have to buy every player.

See the full list of minimum SBC requirements, as well the packs you earn in return, below:

  • Top Form (1 x Rare Electrum Players Pack)
    • TOTW Players: Min. 1
    • Squad Rating: Min. 86
    • Chemsitry: Min. 65
  • Bundesliga (1 x Prime Electrum Players Pack)
    • Squad Rating: Min. 85
    • Chemsitry: Min. 70
  • France (1 x Small Prime Gold Players Pack)
    • French Players: Min. 1
    • TOTW Players: Min. 1
    • Squad Rating: Min. 84
    • Chemsitry: Min. 75
  • Tactical Emulation (1 x Small Electrum Players Pack)
    • RB Leipzig Players: Min. 1
    • TOTW Players: Min. 1
    • Squad Rating: Min. 82
    • Chemsitry: Min. 80
Bayern Munich players in FIFA 22

FIFA releases POTM cards throughout the season, so be sure to check back here every month for the latest Bundesliga announcements.

For more on FIFA 22, check out everything we know about this year’s Black Friday event and the Numbers Up promo.

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Image credits: EA / Bundesliga