With FIFA 18 is set to be released in October, the excitement of the fans is reaching the sky. It has been the most popular console football game for quite some time now, and has an ever increasing fan base. The creators try to improve the game every year, by adding new features in the successive editions.
FIFA has a huge market in India and is played by most of the football fanatics in the country. Team India is also a part of the national teams in the game. The recent heroics in the International games, has helped the Blue Tigers to break into the top 100 of FIFA rankings. According to reports, with this increase in the rankings of the team, several players’ ratings is set to increase and cross the barrier of 70.
India didn’t have any of its players above the rating of 70 in the preceding editions of the game. Hence, it will be good news for the players and fans, after their recent inclusion in the top 100 FIFA rankings.
Here are 5 players whose ratings is supposed to cross 70 in FIFA 18:-
#1 Sunil Chhetri:-
Chhetri is the captain of Indian national football team and is the all time record goal scorer. He recently left behind Ronaldo, in the tally of most goals scored by a player for its nation. Albeit, the standard of teams that India played is not as high as Portugal, it was relatively good news for the player. Chhetri is undoubtedly, one of the best players in the history of the Indian football and certainly deserves a rating of 70 at the very least.
#2 Jeje Lalpekhlua:-
The 26 year old striker has performed well for the national team in the recent past. However, he didn’t have a particularly good outing, in the recently concluded I-league. In spite of that, the striker is set to have a rating more than 70 in FIFA 18, which would be a great feat for the player.
#3 Gurpreet Singh Sandhu:-
The 6’4” goalkeeper plays for the Norwegian club Stabaek. He has been one of the main reasons of the recent success of the Indian team. He has earned the rating 70+ in FIFA 18, by his sheer talent and hard work. Sandhu led India to victory in the recently concluded friendly match against Cambodia.
#4 Sandesh Jhingan:-
The solid defender came into the picture after his extraordinary performances in the ISL, for his team Kerala Blasters. He has enjoyed quite good outings with the Indian team in past 2 years. This Indian national team star is also set to have a rating of 70+ in FIFA 18.
#5 Eugeneson Lyngdoh:-
The midfielder is a surprise inclusion in the list, given his poor run in the ISL and I-League. However, he is one the mainstay in the national team and has been pivotal for India in their wins. He will be another Indian player who will be getting a rating of 70+.
With these 5 players getting a good rating, India will become an enjoyable team to play with, in FIFA. It’s good that FIFA considered to rate the Indian players fairly. Finally, the Indians will be having a good Indian team in FIFA 18.