Here we analyse whether the What If cards will be live items in FUT.
How do What If cards work in FIFA 21?
Unlike the dynamic player items seen in Ones to Watch or Headliners, What If introduces a new wrinkle by presenting team-oriented objectives that should these player items' real-life squad accomplish, will see these already boosted items get an additional +2 OVR stats boost.
For midfielders and attackers, the name of the game is their teams scoring 6 total goals over their next 5 league matches (effective from the moment they're released in-game).
For defenders and goalkeepers, the goal is to record 1 clean sheet any time over their next five league matches.
The items will be updated the following Wednesday following the conclusion of their next five domestic league matches.
When is the What If promo coming to FUT 21?
The next promo has indeed been confirmed as the 'What If' event.
The promo will arrive on Friday, 26 February at 6 pm GMT / 1 pm EST.
EA may also drop a What If special card as an SBC or unlockable objectives player.