FIFA 23 Ultimate Team best midfielders: Cheap & meta players

Best FIFA 23 midfielders Ultimate Team

FIFA 23 Ultimate Team players have a ton of great midfield options when it comes to controlling the center of the pitch and we’ve listed the best midfielders you can add to your FUT squad.

Dominating the middle of the pitch is a surefire method to achieving Ultimate Team success in FIFA 23. With chemistry changes altering the way players build their FUT squads, you can harness the strength of new midfield combinations in FIFA 23.

Picking the right midfield options can be difficult given the versatility of the position. Some players may be asked to protect the backline, while others will look to advance play and pick out your forwards.

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We’ve put together a list of the highest-rated, meta, and best cheap midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team.

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Best midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team

The midfield position in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team is classified into three categories: CDM, CM, and CAM. The formation you prefer to utilize in FUT will dictate which of the best midfielders you’ll look to fit into your squad.

In FIFA 23, it’s entirely possible for players with lower ratings to outperform those with higher ratings. For this reason, we’ve compiled separate lists for the highest-rated, best cheap, and best meta midfielders in FIFA 23.

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Highest-rated midfielders in FUT 23

Player NameVersionRatingPositionClub
Kevin De BruyneTOTY97CMManchester City
Luka ModricTOTY96CMReal Madrid
Jude BellinghamTOTY95CMBorussia Dortmund
CasemiroMOTM92CDMManchester United
Karim BenzemaWinter Wildcard92CMReal Madrid
Bernardo SilvaPath to Glory92CAMManchester City
Leon GoretzkaRTTF92CMBayern Munich
Jamal MusialaFuture Stars92CAMBayern Munich
Joshua KimmichWinter Wildcard91CMBayern Munich
N’Golo KanteWinter Wildcard91CDMChelsea

Meta midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team

While the highest-rated midfielders might boast the best overall stats, some have failed to hit the upper ranks of FIFA 23’s meta. The best meta midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team are more likely to feel like the best players in the game as you glide across the center of the pitch.

Here are the best meta midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team:

Player NameVersionClubPositionRatingPrice
Kevin De BruyneTOTYManchester CityCM973.8 million
Yaya ToureWC HeroPremier LeagueCDM893.2 million
NeymarCenturionsPSGCAM913.1 million
Jude BellinghamTOTYBorussia DortmundCM953.1 million
Karim BenzemaWinter WildcardReal MadridCM921.7 million
Jay-Jay OkochaFantasy FUT HeroSuperLigCAM911.7 million
Leon GoretzkaRTTFBayern MunichCM921.6 million
Claudio MarchisioWC HeroSerie ACM891.6 million
Marcos LlorenteFantasy FUTAtletico MadridCM901.5 million
Luka ModricTOTYReal MadridCM961.5 million
Enzo FernandezFuture StarsChelseaCM901.4 million
Abedi PeleFantasy FUT HeroLigue 1CAM921.4 million
Jamal MusialaFuture StarsBayern MunichCAM921.3 million

Best cheap midfielders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team

Those who are just getting their FIFA 23 Ultimate Team journey started will want to save some coins and focus on building a cheap squad that can still produce results. Luckily, there are plenty of cheap midfielders that can bolster your squad while you save up on coins.

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Check out our picks for the best cheap midfielders in FIFA 23 below:

Player NameClubPositionRatingPrice
Franck Yannick KessieBarcelonaCDM847,100
Marcos LlorenteAtletico MadridCM847,300
Emre CanBorussia DortmundCM822,600
Aurelien TchouameniReal MadridCM821,600
Lucas PaquetaWest HamCAM821,900
Konrad LaimerRB LeipzigCDM833,700
Rodrigo Javier De PaulAtletico MadridCM846,900
Carlos SolerPSGCM833,500
FredManchester UnitedCM80800
Seko FofanaRC LensCM811,000

Those were the best midfielders in FIFA 23’s Ultimate Team based on rating, the current meta, and their price. We’ll be updating this page regularly to add the latest top midfielders as more cards make their way to the game.

For more FIFA 23, check out our other guides:

Best custom tactics in FIFA 23 | How to get free Twitch Prime Gaming pack in FIFA 23 | Best wingers in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team | Best strikers in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team | Best goalkeepers in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team | Best defenders in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team

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