Best strikers for FIFA 23 Ultimate Team

Alex Garton
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In FIFA 23 Ultimate Team, having a top-notch striker is key to outscoring opponents and clinching victories. Discover the finest strikers in the game to boost your team’s offensive power.

Kicking off your Ultimate Team journey with a high-caliber striker can dramatically enhance your scoring potential, proving their worth in leading your squad to triumphs in the game.

With so many good strikers to choose from in the game however, it can be overwhelming trying to decide who the best option is for your Ultimate Team, so that’s where we come in with some recommendations.

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Here are the very best strikers to use in FIFA 23.


Best strikers in FIFA 23

There are a few factors that go into identifying and acquiring a world-class striker, whether it’s laser-precision finishing, unbelievable pace, or the strength to fend off center-backs in FIFA 23.

How much you value each of these traits depends on what your team is missing and how you plan on tactically lining up in your matches.

Best meta strikers in FIFA 23

Keep in mind, that a lot of the players towards the top of our FIFA 23 best strikers list will cost a huge amount of coins, even a few months after release.

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Every single option on our list has potential, but of course, if you’re willing to spend more, you’ll likely receive more goals and assists from that player.

These are the ratings for the best base strikers in the game.

Player NameOVRClub
Robert Lewandowski91FC Barcelona
Kylian Mbappé91PSG
Cristiano Ronaldo90Manchester United
Harry Kane89Tottenham Hotspur
Erling Haaland88Manchester City
Lautaro Martínez86Inter Milan
Ciro Immobile86SS Lazio
Romelu Lukaku86Inter Milan
Patrik Schick85Bayer Leverkusen
Gerard Moreno Balagueró85Villarreal CF
Iago Aspas85Celta
Jamie Vardy85Leicester City
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang85Chelsea
Dusan Vlahovic84Juventus
Wissam Ben Yedder84Monaco
Luis Suarez84Nacional
Edin Dzeko84Inter Milan
Angel Correa83Atlético de Madrid
Antoine Griezmann83Atlético de Madrid
Gabriel Jesus83Arsenal
De Tomas83Rayo Vallecano
Victor Osimhen83Napoli
Duván Zapata83Atalanta BC
Darwin Núñez82Liverpool
Marko Arnautović82Bologna
Timo Werner82RB Leipzig
André Silva82RB Leipzig
Zlatan Ibrahimović82AC Milan
Raúl Jiménez82Wolves
Gonçalo Guedes82Wolves
Kevin Volland82AS Monaco
Luis Muriel82Atalanta BC
Tammy Abraham82Roma FC
Sébastien Haller82Borussia Dortmund
Olivier Giroud82AC Milan
Gaëtan Laborde81OGC Nice
Alexandre Lacazette81Olympique Lyonnais
Iñaki Williams81Athletic Club
Richarlison81Tottenham Hotspur
Matheus Cunha81Atlético de Madrid
Taremi81FC Porto
Borja Iglesias81Real Betis
Moussa Dembélé80Olympique Lyonnais
Andy Delort80OGC Nice
Raúl García80Athletic Club
Anthony Martial80Manchester United
Dominic Calvert-Lewin80Everton
Morata80Atletico de Madrid
Sardar Azmoun80Leverkusen
Alexander Isak80Newcastle United
Gianluca Scamacca80West Ham
Youssef En-Nesyri80Sevilla FC
Joselu80RCD Espanyol
Arkadiusz Milik79Juventus
Alexis Sánchez79Olympique de Marseille
Luuk de Jong79PSV
Luka Jovic79Fiorentina
Michail Antonio79West Ham
João Pedro79Fenebahce
Ezequiel Ávila79CA Osasuna
Donyell Malen79Borussia Dortmund

Fastest strikers to buy in FIFA 23

While the highest overall rated FIFA 23 strikers will certainly be a worthwhile investment, sometimes you just want to inject some pace into your attack.

That means identifying a striker with a huge amount of pace that can skip past defenders and place the ball in the back of the net. After all, it is a game, not real-life, and pace has always been one of the main gateways to success in Ultimate Team.

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So, to help you out, here are the fastest strikers in FIFA 23.

Player NameOVR PaceClub
Kylian Mbappé9197PSG
Sheraldo Becker7695Union Berlin
Iñaki Williams Arthuer8194Athletic Club
Noah Okafor7593RB Salzburg
Frank Acheampong7693Shenzhen Kaisa
Loïs Openda7593RC Lens
Karim Adeyemi7593Borussia Dortmund
Alberth Elis7591Bordeaux
Patson Daka7790Leceister City
Timo Werner8290RB Leipzig
Victor Osimhen8390Napoli
Darwin Nunez8289Liverpool
Erling Haaland8889Manchester City
Ihlas Bebou7789TSG Hoffenheim
Luis Muriel8289Atalanta BC
Moussa Marega7789Al Hilal
Donyell Malen7988Borussia Dortmund
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang8587Chelsea
Goncalo Guedes8286Wolves
Angel Correa8386Atlético de Madrid
Ciro Immobile8686SS Lazio
Josef Martínez7885Atlanta United FC
Moise Kean7885Juventus
Breel Embolo7784Monaco
Gabriel Jesus8384Arsenal
Jamie Vardy8584Leceister City
Matheus Cunha8184Atlético de Madrid
Ollie Watkins7884Aston Villa
Kolo Muani7884Frankfurt
Breel Embolo7784AS Monaco
Umar Sadiq7784Real Sociedad
Jonathan Burkardt7684FSV Mainz 05
Lautaro Martínez8683Inter Milan
Tammy Abraham8283Roma FC
Anthony Martial8083Manchester United
Alexander Isak8083Newcastle United
Jonathan David7983LOSC
Boulaye Dia7983Salernitana
Raúl Ruidíaz7883Seattle Sounders
Taiwo Awoniyi7783Nottingham Forest
Iago Aspas8582RC Celta
Brian Brobbey7682Ajax
Lukas Nmecha7882VfL Wolfsburg
Richarlison8182Tottenham Hotspur
Andy Delort8082OGC Nice
Michail Antonio7982West Ham
Patrick Bamford7882Leeds United
Juan Camilo Hernández7582Columbus Crew SC
Cristiano Ronaldo9081Al Nassr
Wissam Ben Yedder9481AS Monaco
Marcus Thuram7881M’gladbach
Dominic Calvert-Lewin8081Everton
João Pedro7981Fenebahce
Callum Wilson7981Newcastle
Cédric Bakambu7681Olympique de Marseille

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Alex Garton is a former writer for Dexerto. He has a BA in English Literature and has been a Games Writer for over four years. He has previously written for Gfinity and TOP10Esports. Specializing in Call of Duty and Apex Legends, he also enjoys diving into new releases to create informative guides.