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Best cheap players you have to buy in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team

Published: 15/Apr/2021 13:03

by Alex Tsiaoussidis

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It can be difficult to compete in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team when you don’t have the coins to spend on top-tier players. Fortunately, there’s plenty of budget players who still perform brilliantly on the pitch.

All players have their unique strengths and weaknesses. Naturally, some are more expensive than others, and it’s hard to find FIFA 21 players who are good bang for buck. FUTBIN is an excellent resource, but it can be daunting trying to rummage through all the data.

Here’s a list of some of the best cheap attackers, midfielders, and defenders in FIFA 21 that you need to add to your squad.

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These lists contain no special items and the prices for the players have been recorded from FUTBIN’s database.

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FIFA 21 launched back in October of 2020.

Best cheap attackers in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team

Top-tier FIFA 21 attackers can set you back hundreds of thousands of coins and for a lot of players, that’s not an option they can afford.

Luckily, they’re plenty of budget attackers in every position that can take over a game and consistently put it in the back of the net.

  • Iago Asap (OVR 84) – Price: 12,000 – 13,000 (ST)
  • Gabriel Jesus (OVR 83) – Price: 4,500 – 5,000 (ST)
  • Alexander Lacazette (OVR 83) – Price: 4,000 – 5,000 (ST)
  • Dusan Tadic (OVR 83) – Price: 1,500 – 2,000 (CF)
  • Ousmane Dembele (OVR 83) – Price: 5,000 – 6,000 (LW)
  • Iker Muniain Gonl (OVR 83) – Price: 3,000 – 3,500 (LW)
  • Marco Asensio (OVR 82) – Price: 1,200 – 1,500 (LW)
  • Gareth Bale (OVR 83) – Price: 4,900 – 5,200 (RW)
  • Portu (OVR 83) – Price: 4,000 – 5,000 (RW)
  • Florian Thauvin – Price: 1,000 – 1,500 (RW)
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Picking great up midfielders in your Ultimate Team is key for creating chances.

Best cheap midfielders in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team

Creating a solid midfield in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team is key if you’re looking to both attack and defend effectively.

Although you can’t beat a meta midfielder, there’s a number of budget options that perform well above what they cost.

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  • Nabil Fekir (OVR 83) – Price: 3,800 – 4,000 (CAM)
  • Martin Odegaard (OVR 83) – Price: 3,000 – 3,500 (CAM)
  • Coutinho  (OVR 83) – Price: 3,000 – 3,500 (CAM)
  • Fernando Reges (OVR 83) Price: 4,000 – 5,000 (CDM)
  • Denis Zakaria  (OVR 83) – Price: 2,500 – 3,500 (CDM)
  • Charles Aranguiz  (OVR 83)  – Price: 2,000 – 2,500 (CDM)
  • Marcel Sabitzer (OVR 83) – Price: 2,000 – 2,500 (CM)
  • Donny van de Beek (OVR 83) – Price: 3,500 – 4,000 (CM)
  • Ever Banega (OVR 83) – Price: 1,000 – 1,500 (CM)
  • Marcos Llorente (OVR 82) – Price: 2,500 – 3,000 (CM)
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Top-tier meta defenders can transform an average team, but there are budget options out there.

Best cheap defenders in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team

There’s no point buying an incredible set of forwards if you’ve not got a defense that can thwart counter-attacks and stop your opponent from scoring.

If you’re on a tight budget, any of these players below would be perfect when building a solid defensive unit.

  • Joe Gomez (OVR 83) – Price: 7,000 – 8,000 (CB)
  • Harry Maguire (OVR 82) – Price: 2,500 – 2,800 (CB)
  • Kostas Manolas (OVR 83) – Price: 4,000 – 5,000 (CB)
  • Antonio Rudiger (OVR 81) – Price: 2,500 – 3,000 (CB)
  • Bernat (OVR 83) – Price: 3,000 – 4,000 (LB)
  • Ferland Mendy (OVR 83) – Price: 7,000 – 9,000 (LB)
  • Theo Hernandez (OVR 80) – Price: 3,000 – 3,300 (LB)
  • Kieran Trippier (OVR 83) – Price: 4,000 – 5,000 (RB)
  • Nelson Semedo (OVR 83) – Price: 4,000 – 5,500 (RB)
  • Lars Bender (OVR 82) – Price: 2,400 – 2,700 (RB)

And with that, our lists of the best cheap players in FIFA 21 are complete. They boast a good range of players across different leagues, so there’s sure to be something for everyone.

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