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FIFA 16 News Roundup #14

FIFA 16 Ultimate Team has been taken down on PS3 for maintenance earlier today after EA Sports observed some abnormalities in the FUT economy. The dev team will continue to work on this issue throughout the weekend and we’ll keep players posted via twitter on progress to bring the economy back up.


EA Sports released a small update for the FIFA 16 Companion App earlier this week that brings a “smoother football managing experience” to the users. You can download the companion app for your mobile here.


A new update for FIFA 16 Ultimate Team has been released as well recently that includes minor improvements in order to“keep you scoring like a pro”. The mobile game can be downloaded for free for iOS and Android devices.


TOTW 10 brings the first MOTM items in FIFA 16 featuring Sweden’s NT superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic:


GK: Vincenzo Fiorillo, Pescara – 72
RB: Mario Gaspar, Villarreal CF – 80
LB: Vyacheslav Shevchuk, Shakhtar Donetsk – 78
RWB(RB): Cristian Gamboa, West Bromwich Albion – 74
CB: Carlos Zambrano, Eintracht Frankfurt – 80
LM: Heung Min Son, Tottenham Hotspur(Bayer 04 Leverkusen) – 80
CAM: Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City (VfL Wolfsburg) – 88
RM: Arda Turan, FC Barcelona – 84
ST: Robert Lewandowski, Bayern München – 89
ST: Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paris Saint-Germian – 92
ST(RM): Arjen Robben, Bayern München – 91


GK: Didier Ovono Ebang, KV Oostende – 71
LB(CB): Tamás Kádár, Lech Poznań – 72
LB: Faouzi Ghoulam, Napoli – 80
ST(LM): Aleksandar Trajkovski, Palermo – 72
ST: Felipe Caicedo, RCD Espanyol – 80
ST: Islam Slimani, Sporting CP – 81
ST: Jozy Altidore, Toronto FC – 74


CB: Ramiro Funes Mori, Everton(River Plate) – 78
CDM: Atiba Hutchinson, Beşiktaş – 80
RM: Jonathan Walters, Stoke City – 74
CM: Naby Keïta, Red Bull Salzburg – 72

These IFs will be available in packs from 18th November 6:00PM – 5:45PM 25th November. You can view the team more detailed at FUTHead or FUTWiz.


With the first El Clasico of the season approaching, EA Sports announced that this weekend you’ll have almost double the chance to pack players from both Real Madrid and FC Barcelona in FIFA 16 Ultimate Team.


On the mobile version of FIFA Ultimate Team, EA Sports decided to release all FC Barcelona and Real Madrid players in packs as green items with minor upgrades:

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Beside the new green player cards, the mobile FIFA games got another set of special cards on the market called International Superstars which features Tevez, James Rodriguez, Sanchez, Willian, Sterling, Hazard, Schweinsteiger, Morata, Buffon, Griezmann, Aubameyang and Yaya Toure as teal items with minor stats upgrades.


Two new tournaments are up for the weekend in FUT 16, El Clasico and Upside Down:

Updside Down

Squad Requirements: 4 players from Chelsea FC & 4 Players from Leicester City in Starting XI
Rewards: OFFLINE – 3,000 Coins
OFFLINE Difficulty: Professional

El Clasico

Squad Requirements: 3 players from FC Barcelona & 3 Players from Real Madrid in Starting XI
Rewards: ONLINE – 4000 Coins + 1 Rare Gold Pack


More price range adjustments were made this week in FUT 16 and you view all of them at this page.

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The best FIFA 16 articles and guides of the week are back after missing from last week’s roundup:

Why FIFA Is For Rage Quitters & PES For Connoisseurs

Why FIFA Is Still Better Than PES

The most annoying cards in FIFA 16 Ultimate Team

FIFA 16 – Best Career Mode Wonderkids XI That Can Be Made

The Influences of the FIFA 16 Attributes

Sergio Agüero Interview

Guide: 4-2-2-2

Guide to the Christmas Tree Formation: 4-3-2-1

4-4-1-1 Formation Guide

Guide 4-2-3-1 – Control the Game

Walcott Striker Review

A cheap 352 squad in-depth review.

The pro player tournaments are back for FIFA 16 and the first club to take part in the tournaments is FC Barcelona who lines up Neymar, Alves, Alba, Turan, Ter Stegen and Bravo to compete for the FIFA 16 Pro Player trophy:

As always we thank you for checking our news posts and we’ll see you next week with another news roundup on FIFA 16.

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