Team of the Week 10 Predictions
Recapping the top performances of the week/weekend and venturing some guesses of who will earn a spot in Wednesday’s Team of the Week.
Player: Mohamed Salah
Reason: The Egyptian forward continued his hot streak this weekend after scoring 2 goals in Liverpool’s 3-0 victory over Southampton. If he makes TOTW 10, his OTW card will increase in price as well.
Player: Eden Hazard
Reason: Chelsea stomped West Ham over the weekend winning 4-0. Hazard was responsible for 2 of those goals and also earned the MOTM honor with a 9.81 rating on Whoscored.
Player: Shkodran Mustafi
Reason: The German CB came to play in Saturday’s North London derby. Scoring both a goal and helping Arsenal hold a clean sheet, expect him to be get his 2nd inform of the year.
Player: Paul Pogba
Reason: With a goal and an assist in Man United’s 4-1 win against Newcastle, Pogba will likely make it in TOTW 10. EA likes to stack their TOTW before big events, and Pogba would be a crowning jewel that FIFA players everywhere will hope to pack.
Player: Callum Wilson
Reason: Netting a hat trick for Bournemouth on Saturday, the speedster from England is primed to claim his first TOTW of the year.
Player: Javier Pastore
Reason: The Argentinian midfielder responded well after EA gave him a Path to Glory card. With both a goal and an assist, it is looking likely that he will get both an inform and PTG upgrade.
Player: Arturo Vidal
Reason: Vidal played impressively in Bayern’s 3-0 victory against Augsburg, scoring both a goal and dishing out an assist for the Bundesliga powerhouse.
Player: Daniel Brosinski
Reason: The German fullback helped hold a clean sheet and scored a goal for Mainz, earning him a MOTM and likely earning him a spot in TOTW 10.
Player: Luis Suarez
Reason: Suarez broke a cold streak by scoring a brace in Barcelona’s 3-0 victory against Leganes.
Player: Matthijs de Ligt
Reason: Ajax absolutely destroyed NAC Breda 8-0 on Saturday, and de Ligt contributed 2 goals to their victory.
Player: Emannuel Adebayor
Reason: In their big match against Galatasaray, Adebayor scored a hat trick to help lead Basaksehir to a 5-1 victory.
Player: Max Kruse
Reason: Earning a rare rating of 10.0, the German international was the star in Bremen’s 4-0 victory over Hannover. He contributed to every goal they scored – 3 goals and 1 assist.
Player: Roberto Soldado
Reason: The Spanish striker played only 29 minutes for Fenerbahce, but that didn’t stop him from knocking in a hat trick over the weekend.
To say this TOTW will be stacked would be a massive understatement. With lightning rounds Friday, expect EA to include many of these stars to encourage people to open as many packs as possible.