16 Oct 2020 2:30 AM +00:00

FIFA 21: OTW James Rodriguez Revealed, SBC Could Be Next

EA have just announced that James Rodriguez will be joining the Ones to Watch (OTW) team in FIFA 21!

Here are all the details.

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FIFA 21 Ones to Watch (OTW)

Ones to Watch offers plenty of amazing talent for your FUT team in FIFA 21, and James Rodriguez is the newest big addition.

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To catch up with OTW's this year, we've covered FUT 21 OTW Team 2 in detail here - and Team 1 here!

For FUT 21 players looking to bring Rodriguez into their team, EA have hinted at a new Squad Building Challenge (SBC) coming soon that will do the trick.

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While we aren't sure on the specific exchanges just yet, FUT players will do whatever it takes to secure the veteran Colombian star to place as an attacking midfielder or winger.

James Rodriguez OTW card

FUT 21 James Rodriguez OTW SBC
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With a whopping 88 Dribbling, 88 Shooting, and 88 Passing, OTW James Rodriguez will be a massively hot commodity.

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What Rodriguez lacks in pace and physicals, he makes up for in technical talent. This is something intelligent players can use to their advantage.

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Few players boast such a balanced and multifaceted skillset. This means we will be seeing plenty of Rodriguez in FUT 21 matches for the near future.

Release Date

James Rodriguez will be available in the OTW team on Friday, 16 October. On the same day, he will likely be part of the newest SBC with EA's hint after the announcement.

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That means FUT 21 players won't have to wait long to pick up Rodriguez and produce on the pitch.

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