FIFA 21 Cover Star Concept: Colour Scheme, Editions, Mbappe, Sancho & more

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News on the FIFA 21 Cover Star has been thin on the ground, but we hope that it will be revealed next month!

With Eden Hazard looking unlikely to front up the next game, we look at what the cover could look like and which superstar will feature on it!

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Cover Colourway

We do have an idea of what the cover will look like for FIFA 21, at least for Next Gen anyway!


The cover has had a bit of a remodel, with new fonts and colours making it look crisp and clean.

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FRESH! EA have switched up their design ahead of the Next Gen consoles

The Standard Edition looks set to be white and purple, while the Champions Edition will replace the white for cyan on the cover.

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The Ultimate Edition will have a black and purple colour scheme which we can’t wait to see!

Cover Star

Eden Hazard was the main Cover Star on FIFA 20, with Virgil van Dijk and Zinedine Zidane fronting up the Champions and Ultimate Editions, respectively.

This year looks set to change though, and with the arrival of Next Gen consoles, could we see EA opt for a ‘Next Gen’ player to be their main man?

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COULD IT BE? Jadon Sancho featured heavily on FIFA 20 so could he be the star of FIFA 21

They have a host of young stars to pick from, with the likes of Jadon Sancho, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Erling Haaland all performing superbly this season.

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However, one man stands above the rest. This is of course French superstar Kylian Mbappe who is our pick for the FIFA 21 Cover Star.


With what we know about the cover already, we have come up with our design for FIFA 21 Standard Edition.

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SUPERSTAR! Will PSG youngster Kylian Mbappe be EA's next Cover Star?

Designed by Sean Chimbani, we think the new cover looks epic anyway, but with World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe on the front we could be seeing the next iconic FIFA Cover Star.

With the Cover Stars yet to be announced, keep an eye on our Cover Star page for all the latest updates.

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