Best EA FC 24 young players: Top wonderkids with high potential you should sign

Ryan Lemay
Brighton in EA FC 24

Aiming for young players can be a smarter approach than signing big stars budget-wise. So if you’re looking to build a strong team for the long term, here are the best future stars in EA FC 24 for every position that you should sign right away.

Dreaming of adding a player like Kylian Mbappe to your Career Mode team in EA Sports FC 24 is common but financially out of reach for most. A practical approach is to scout and sign up-and-coming young talents early in their careers.

We sent out our best scouts and compiled a list of the most exciting young players to swoop up before anyone else in the game.


Best young goalkeepers in EA Sports FC Career Mode

If you’re looking for a new goalkeeper for your save, look no further than these six players. All overalls and potentials are provided by sofifa.

Player Name
Diogo CostaPorto 238288
Guillaume RestesToulouse 187087
Marco CarnesecchiAtalanta 237987
Giorgi MamardashviliValencia228086
Bart Verbruggen Brighton 207585
Anatoliy TrubinBenfica217785
Maarten Vandevoordt Genk217585

Best young defenders in EA Sports FC Career Mode

Below, we have a list of the best defenders, including the following positions: CB, LB, RB. Some of them shouldn’t be too difficult to sign, either.

Player NameClub PositionAgeOverall Potential
Balde Barcelona LB, RB198189
Rico Lewis Man CityRB, CDM187386
Arnau Martinez Girona RB208087
Giorgio Scalvini Atalanta CB197586
Goncalo Inacio Sporting CPCB217986
Antonio SilvaBenficaCB197888
Patrick DorguLecceLB186485
Jorne Spileers Club Brugge CB186985
Castello LukebaRed Bull Leipzig CB207785
Destiny Udogie Tottenham LB207786
Malo Gusto Chelsea RB207685
Ousmane DiomandeSporting CPCB197585
FresnedaSporting CPRB187285
Bjorn Meijer Clube BruggeLB, LM, LWB207385
Milos KerkezBournmouth LB197585
Leon KingRangersCB196685

Best young midfielders in EA Sports FC Career Mode

Finding the right attacking or defensive midfielder can be difficult at times, especially if you’re looking for a wonder kid profile. Below, we have included a variety of young players, from superstars to upcoming talent.

Player NameClubPosition AgeOverall Potential
Jamal Musiala Bayern CAM, CM, LM208693
Jude Bellingham Real Madrid CM208691
Pedri Barcelona CM208692
Florian Wirtz Bayer LeverkusenCAM, CM208591
GaviBarcelonaCM, LW188390
Eduardo Camavinga Real Madrid CDM, CM, LB208289
Xavi Simons RB Leipzig CAM, LW, RW207989
Elye WahiLensST, LM207888
Fabio Miretti Juventus CM, CAM197588
Alejandro Garnacho Man ULW, LM197588
Arda GulerReal Madrid CAM, CM, RW187788
Tomasso BaldanziEmpoliCAM, CF207787
Antonio NusaClub Brugge LM, LW, RM186887
Yeremy PinoVillarrealLM, RM, ST207987
Noah LahmadiToulouseCM, CDM186586
Stefan BajceticLiverpoolCDM, CM187286
Desire Doue RennesCAM, RW187186
Fares Chaibi Eintracht FrankfurtLM, CM207586
Mathys TelBayernST, LM, RM187186
Jamie Bynoe-Gittens Borussia Dortmund LM187186
Arsen ZakharyanReal Sociedad LW, RW, CAM207586
Romeo Lavia ChelseaCDM197386
Andreas SchjelderupNordsjaellandLM, CAM, ST197186
Ryan Cherki LyonCAM, LW, RW197586

Best young strikers & forwards in EA Sports FC Career Mode

And finally, strikers and wingers…

Player NameClubPositionAgeOverallPotential
Rasmus Hojlund Man UST207689
Ansu Fati Barcelona LW207888
Youssoufa MoukokoBorussia DortmundST187787
Carlos Forbs AjaxRW, LW197086
AngeloStrasbourgRW, LW186986
Ernest NuamahLyonRW, ST, LW197286
Nelson WeiperMainzST186686
Johan Bakayoko PSVRW207586
Evan Ferguson BrightonST187486
Eliesse Ben Seghir MonacoCF, ST187285
Samuel lling-Junior JuventusLM, LW197185
Alejo VelizTottenham ST197585
Abdul Fatawu IssahakuLeicester CityLW, RW196985
Amourricho van Axel DongenAjaxLW186585
Matias SouleFrosinone RW, RM207185
Benjamin SeskoRB Leipzig ST207585
Facundo FariasInter MiamiCAM, CF207585
Adam hlozekBayer LeverkusenST, CAM207785

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About The Author

Ryan is a former games writer for Dexerto. Ryan graduated from Ithaca College in 2021 with a sports media degree and a journalism minor. He gained experience as a writer for the Morning Times newspaper before joining Dexerto as a games writer. He mainly writes about first-person shooters, including Call of Duty and Battlefield, but he is also a big FIFA fan.