Manchester United duo Anthony Elanga and Scott McTominay have been upgraded in the latest FIFA 22 squad update after some strong performances in recent weeks.
After making a brief substitute appearance against Wolves on 3 January, Elanga has now started the last three consecutive games for United, scoring a goal in that time and impressing the United faithful.
Since December, McTominay appears to have hit his best form, with the midfielder a regular in Ralf Rangnick’s ever-changing midfield, seizing the Man of the Match and the winning goal in the FA Cup third round tie. against Aston Villa.
After two wins from their last two Premier League games, United moved up to fourth in the Premier League after a vital victory over West Ham, with the Reds now sitting nine points behind third-place Chelsea with two games. in the hand.
Along with Elanga and McTominay, a couple of United players received minor buffs in FIFA 22, while one player saw his rating drop.
The latest FIFA 22 squad update was released on January 27, 2022, with Premier League clubs Arsenal, Liverpool and Man City also receiving changes to their ratings based on their seasons so far.
The Squad Update is available to download now on all platforms including PC, Xbox, and PlayStation.
After her advancement to the first team, Elanga received an upgrade to her overall rating and potential rating in FIFA 22, both of which increased by one overall.
His new overall rating is 68 out of 99, while his potential rating has risen to 84 out of 99, making him one of United’s top prospects in the game.
The Swedish winger also received improvements in his finishing (65-66), heading accuracy (58-65), short passing (60-63, dribbling (70-72), ball control (66-68), acceleration (83 -86). ), Sprint Speed (81-82), Stamina (61-64), and Penalties (50-56).
Like Elanga, McTominay has received a +1 overall rating upgrade in FIFA 22, going from 80 to 81 overall rating.
His potential rating was also increased from 83 to 84, with the Scot also receiving buffs to his in-game stats such as his Ball Control (76-77), Reactions (79-80), Stamina (84-85), Strength (84-85), Aggression (88-89), Interceptions (80-82) and Marking (76-77).
Despite not featuring for United since November 2, 2021, Pogba received a downgrade in his overall rating in FIFA 22, as well as other stats.
It’s been a tough season for the midfielder after registering seven assists in his first four games of the season, with EA giving the Frenchman a -1 on his overall and potential rating, dropping from 87 to 86.
Pogba also saw downgrades to his Reactions (83-82), Stamina (76-74) and Penalties (81-80) in what was his second series of downgrades in FIFA 22.
Players such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Jadon Sancho, Marcus Rashford, Mason Greenwood, and Diogo Dalot received minimal in-game stat buffs, while Edinson Cavani, Luke Shaw, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Donny van de Beek, and Juan Mata received minimal kills. .
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George Holan is chief editor at Plainsmen Post and has articles published in many notable publications in the last decade.