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FIFA 22 Serie A Player of the Month (POTM) nominees & winners

Published: 10/Oct/2021 3:37

by Andrew Amos

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Serie A is one of two new leagues joining the FIFA 22 Player of the Month (POTM) catalogue. Each month, a new star will be crowned, receiving an upgraded card in-game. Here’s the list of winners so far in 2022, and how you can get each card.

The Serie A has finally joined the FIFA POTM party, with a new rights deal between EA and the league adding the juiced-up cards into the game.

In FIFA 22, you’ll be able play as your favorite Serie A stars ⁠— when they’re nominated for the POTM award ⁠— and grab a great card in-game to show off. No longer do you have to wait for Team of the Season (TOTS), you can get them right now.

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Here’s what you need to know about the FIFA 22 Serie A POTM cards, and how you can unlock them through SBCs.

September Serie A POTM winner: Kalidou Koulibaly

Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly got the nod for Serie A’s first-ever POTM card, with the Senegalese star netting two goals and an assist across September. He has also been a big factor in Napoli’s seven-game winning run.

Koulibaly’s 88-rated POTM card is a +2 upgrade on his base card, and really helps out with some of the centre back’s lacking stats. A Passing increase to 54 makes him a bit better of getting the ball out of defense.

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However, where this card shines in its sweeper coverage of the box. With 83 Pace, 89 Defending, and 87 Physical, he is a dominant force in the back third ⁠— especially when you consider he stands at 6’2”.

If you want to grab Koulibaly’s card, you’ll need to complete an SBC and fill out four squads. They’re not insanely expensive ⁠— except for the 87-rated squad ⁠— but it’ll set you back around 160,000 coins all up.

You have until October 21 to complete the Koulibaly POTM before the next Serie A star comes along.

FIFA 22 Koulibaly Serie A POTM card stats
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Koulibaly’s Serie A POTM card is great for defending in the box.

Previous Serie A POTM winners in FIFA 22

Currently, Koulibaly is the only player to get a Serie A POTM card in FIFA 22. However, as the year progresses, we will drop the class of 2022 here.

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You can check out the other domestic FIFA 22 POTM winners across our other hubs.