14 Jul 2021 12:56 PM +00:00

We've lined up some Hidden Gems to sign in FIFA 22 Career Mode

With news that you will be starting from the ground upwards and building your own club in FIFA 22 Career Mode, picking up some hidden gems will help you big time in the long term.

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What is a Hidden Gem?

The following players can grow by more than 20 overall points in FIFA Career Mode, and can hit a potential of at least 80.

The following players are based off FIFA 21's Career Mode database, correct of 12 July 2021. We will update this article once FIFA 22 is live.

Dane Scarlett (OVR 62 - POT 88)

Age: 17

Position: ST

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Club: Tottenham

Cost: £2 million

Wage: £3,000 a week

Dane Scarlett made his debut for Spurs last season, making a grand total of three appearances across the Premier League and Europa League.

The highlight for the 17-year-old was an assist in Europe as Tottenham saw off Wolfsberger 4-0.

Liam Delap (OVR 64 - POT 86)

Age: 18

Position: ST

Club: Manchester City

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Cost: £2.2 million

Wage: £5,000 a week

One to keep an eye on this coming season, whether it be for City or on loan elsewhere.

The England U18 international netted 24 goals in 22 PL2 games last term, and featured three times for the first team, netting in the League Cup against Bournemouth.

Bright Arrey-Mbi (OVR 62 - POT 85)

Age: 18

Position: CB, LB

Club: Bayern Munich II

Cost: £1.5 million

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Wage: £450 a week

He may be with Bayern's second team, but Bright Arrey-Mbi got his chance with the senior side last season.

The central or left defender played as a left wing back in the 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid in January, and the Germany U17 international (who is also eligible for England and Cameroon) will be hungry for more action next term.

Hannibal Mejbri (OVR 62 - POT 85)

Age: 18

Position: CAM, CM

Club: Manchester United

Cost: £1.8 million

Wage: £2,000 a week

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Despite just one appearance for Manchester United, Hannibal Mejbri has attempted to fast-track his career, by switching is international allegiane from France to Tunisia.

The 18-year-old has since picked up three caps this summer, and could be one to watch at the African Cup of Nations at the end of the year.

Shola Shoretire (OVR 60 - POT 84)

Age: 17

Position: RM, LM, CAM

Club: Manchester United

Cost: £1.1 million

Wage: £2,000 a week

Another United man, with Shola Shoretire picking up three first team appearances in 2020/21 - but amounting to just 24 minutes of action.

The 17-year-old did make his England U18 last season, so keep an eye on his development in the coming years.

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Ivan Saranic (OVR 62 - POT 84)

Age: 18

Position: RW, CAM

Club: Dinamo Zagreb

Cost: £1.6 million

Wage: £3,000 a week

With a bit more experience behind him, Ivan Saranic has 12 senior appearances to his name.

The winger or attacking midfielder has progressed to U17 level for Croatia, with a total of 30 youth appearances across the age groups.

Antwoine Hackford (OVR 58 - POT 83)

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Age: 17

Position: ST

Club: Sheffield United

Cost: £750,000

Wage: £900 a week

It was a season to forget for Sheffield United, but it could be a marker for the start of Antwoine Hackford's career.

The young forward made his debut against Crystal Palace in January, which saw him called up to England U17s.

Fabio Carvalho (OVR 61 - POT 83)

Age: 18

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Position: CAM

Club: Fulham

Cost: £1.2 million

Wage: £2,000 a week

Fabio Carvalho has racked up six first team appearances for Fulham, and the England U18 international can expect to get more opportunities following the Cottagers relegation to the Championship.

The attacking midfielder bagged his first goal for the club in the 3-1 loss to Southampton in May.

Ricky-Jade Jones (OVR 59 - POT 82)

Age: 18

Position: ST, CAM, LW

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Club: Peterborough

Cost: £820,000 million

Wage: £450 a week

In the lower leagues, Ricky-Jade Jones had a full season for Peterborough, churning out 33 appearances.

The 18-year-old can play in attacking, midfield or out on the left, so could be a useful player to snap up in FIFA 22.

Yaya Toure (OVR 59 - POT 81)

A serious name to live up to, but this Yaya Toure is yet to make his senior debut.

The 17-year-old has learned his trade in the USLC, for both New York Red Bulls II and Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC.

Age: 17

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Club: Colorado Rapids

Cost: £900,000

Wage: £450 a week

Player Age Pos Club Country OVR POT
Dane Scarlett17STSpursEngland6288
Liam Delap18STMan CityEngland6486
Bright Akwo Arrey-Mbi18CB, LBBayern Munich IIGermany6285
Hannibal Mejbri18CAM, CMMan UtdTunisia6285
Shola Shoretire17RM, LM, CAMMan UtdEngland6084
Elliot Anderson18CAM, LM, STNewcastleScotland6284
Ivan Saranic18RW, CAMDinamo ZagrebCroatia6284
Antwoine Hackford17STSheff. UtdEngland5883
Fabio Carvalho18CAMFulhamEngland6183
Ricky-Jade Jones18ST, CAM, LWPeterboro'England5982
Yaya Toure17RW, LWColorado RapidsUSA5981
Brian Oddei18RWSassuoloItaly5981
Jay Stansfield18STFulhamEngland5981
Rico Richards17LM, CAMWBAEngland5480
Sondre Auklend18LW, CMVikingNorway5680
Andreas Schjelderup17CAM, LW, STNordsjaellandNorway5780
Leandro Quiroz17CBLanusArgentina5880
Wilfried Gnonto17CFZurichItaly5880
Xavier Dziekonski17GKJagiellonia Poland5880
Christian Marques18CBWolvesSwitz.5880