23 Feb 2021 12:40 PM +00:00

All you need to know about FIFA 21 TOTY

Team of the Year (TOTY) has been and gone, and it was one of the best promos so far this season.

12 highly-rated cards were released, along with several others throughout the promo.

Take a look at everything you need to know below.

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12th Man

The FIFA 21 TOTY 12th Man has arrived, and he goes by the name of Lionel Messi.

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That's right, having missed out on the TOTY for the first time in his career, the Argentine snuck his way into the setup via the 12th Man vote.

Full XI

The TOTY players have been drip fed to us, and now all 11 starting players have been revealed.

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The last batch of players were the back four, and Manuel Neuer in goal.

Find out more about the TOTY defenders.

Release Dates

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The TOTY promo began on Friday, 22 January with the confirmation of the full XI, and the attackers released into packs.

The midfielders were released on Sunday, 24 January, and the defenders and goalkeeper followed on Tuesday, 26 January.

The 12th man should be revealed on Friday, 29 January, after the full squad became available in packs from Thursday, 28 January.

Got it? Good.

TOTY XI

There is one major surprise in FIFA 21 TOTY.

No Lionel Messi. Well, not in the starting XI anyway.

SURPRISE! Mbappe was selected ahead of the legendary Messi
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SURPRISE! Mbappe was selected ahead of the legendary Messi

The 12th man is yet to be revealed yet, and that looks to be between Messi and Neymar Jr.

See the full squad here.

SBCs

We have seen three SBCs released during the TOTY event so far and you can check them out below.

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All three can add real value to your squads!

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