RunTheFUTMarket explains why TOTSSF Haaland is worth his 1m price tag - Dexerto
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RunTheFUTMarket explains why TOTSSF Haaland is worth his 1m price tag

Published: 20/May/2020 14:44 Updated: 20/May/2020 14:56

by Jacob Hale

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With the Team of the Season So Far promo well underway, a number of top players have received huge upgrades in FIFA 20 Ultimate Team, and it appears RunTheFUTMarket thinks Erling Braut Håland’s might be one of the best.

The Borussia Dortmund striker has set the world alight this season and become one of the game’s hottest commodities, and he was rewarded as such with a TOTS So Far boost, resulting in an incredible 95 rating. This places him firmly in the upper echelon of players available in the game.

Now Nick ‘RunTheFUTMarket’ Bartels has played a few games with him, the content creator has revealed that he absolutely loves the card.

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Haaland joined Dortmund in January 2020 after wowing the world as Red Bull Salzburg’s star player.

Bartels’ experience with FUT might just be a few steps above the rest of us, and he’ll often give his critique of new cards, SBCs and promos. He even keeps viewers in the loop on which cards to cop or drop in Ultimate Team.

Recently, we’ve seen him sing the praises of Militao’s Flashback SBC, but recommend against TOTSSF Zaha. Now, it looks like he’s got high hopes for TOTSSF Haaland.

Is TOTS So Far Haaland worth buying?

If you’re looking to buy the Norwegian wonderkid on the FUT market, you might be second-guessing yourself over his hefty price tag of 1 million coins.

This is a lot to part with, but RunTheFUTMarket suggests the purchase is very much worth it during his review of the card, saying that “for 1 million coins, this is an amazing card.”

His main strengths, Nick says, are in his first-time and finesse shots, adding that Haaland was “the standout player on the team” when tested.

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The YouTuber does add that there are some weaknesses, such as his reactions and dribbling, but this might be something you expect from a 6’4” striker of Haaland’s build anyway.

He is clearly a huge advocate of TOTS Haaland, even suggesting that he might keep him in the team for the coming weekend’s FUT Champs attempt. Not everyone will be able to afford such an expensive card just yet, although if his assessment is accurate, it might be worth saving now.


For those who have played with the big Norwegian, do you agree with RunTheFUTMarket? Let us know what you think of TOTS So Far Haaland by tweeting us at @UltimateTeamUK!

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FIFA 21 Team of the Week 9 live: Ronaldo, Haaland, Lukaku, Leno

Published: 25/Nov/2020 17:59 Updated: 25/Nov/2020 18:04

by Isaac McIntyre

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The next FIFA 21 Team of the Week, TOTW 9, is now live in Ultimate Team ⁠— here’s everything we know about the new upgraded team. 

Last week’s TOTW, the eighth in FIFA 21, was undoubtedly the best we’ve seen yet, so it’s going to be a tough ask for Team of the Week 9 to go one better.

Forwards weren’t the only stars to shine this week either. Tottenham shot-stopper Hugo Lloris and Everton’s Lucas Digne could get in-form cards, while Monaco centerpiece Cesc Fabregas pulled the strings in a 3-2 win over PSG.

Here’s everything we know about the mid-week promo, including when the newest Team of the Week lineup will drop in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team, possible in-form card leaks, and how Dexerto’s weekly TOTW predictions matched up. 

Cristiano Ronaldo could get his first FIFA 21 in-form in TOTW 9.
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Cristiano Ronaldo could get his first FIFA 21 in-form in TOTW 9.

FIFA 21 TOTW 9 revealed

The following is the entire TOTW 9 squad, featuring Cristiano Ronaldo and more.

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Here’s the entire TOTW 9 squad for FIFA 21.

Team of the Week 9 start time

On November 25, FIFA publishers EA SPORTS will release the ninth batch of Team of the Week cards for this year. The TOTW 9 promo will begin at 6pm (UK time), as per usual.

That means 6pm BST, 12pm CT, 1pm EST, 3am AEST for those around the world.

These boosted TOTW 9 player upgrades will be announced at the same time as they drop in-game. Keep your eyes peeled on our official Twitter account — we always make sure to share the new FIFA 21 team as soon as it’s live.

Our FIFA 21 TOTW 9 predictions

While you wait, make sure you check out Dexerto’s TOTW 9 predictions. We’ve compiled a list of all the players that could get those IF cards this week; let’s see if you agree with our tips.

Here’s our list of predictions. Once the official team has been released, you’ll be able to see how many we guessed correctly:

  • Hugo Lloris – Tottenham Hotspur
  • Anthony Lopes – Lyon
  • Conrado – Lechia Gdańsk
  • Lucas Digne – Everton
  • Marcos Senesi – Feyernoord
  • Aleksandar Dragovic – Bayer Leverkusen
  • Jules Kounde – Sevilla
  • Atiba Hutchinson – Beşiktaş
  • David Brooks – AFC Bournemouth
  • Henrikh Mkhitaryan – AS Roma
  • Yannick Carrasco – Aletico Madrid
  • Diego Perotti – Fenerbahçe
  • Cesc Fabrega – AS Monaco
  • Rodrigo De Paul – Udinese
  • Yusuf Yazici – Lille
  • Zakaria Labyad – Ajax
  • Erling Haaland – Borussia Dortmund
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic – AC Milan
  • Cristiano Ronaldo – Juventu
  • Romelu Lukaku – Inter Milan
  • Andy Delort – Montpellier 
  • Jean-Phillipe Mateta – Mainz
  • Danny Johnson – Leyton Orient

So, there you have it ⁠— Dexerto’s full list of predictions for Team of the Week 9. Once we have our hands on the confirmed list of upgrades, we’ll be sure to add them to this article and let you know. Until then, enjoy a few games of FIFA!