EA has handed a certain Argentine winger a FUT Birthday card that is completely FREE to unlock.
Erik Lamela (OVR 87)
Sevilla midfielder Erik Lamela has been handed an awesome new FUT Birthday objectives card in FIFA 22 Ultimate Team.
You can also unlock a FUT Birthday Swap Token in the process of completing Lamela.
Start & Expiry Date
- Start Date – Friday, 11 March
- End Date – Friday, 18 March
How to Unlock
You'll need to complete four different objectives in order to unlock the 87-rated FUT Birthday Lamela card for your Ultimate Team.
The requirements are as follows:
Squad Battle Success
- Win 5 Squad Battles matches on min. Professional difficulty, with 11 LaLiga players in your starting squad
Pack Reward: 75+ Rated Rare Player (Untradeable) + 300 XP
THREAD THE NEEDLE
Thread The Needle
- Assist with a Through ball using players with min. 4* Weak Foot in 3 separate Squad Battles matches on min. Professional difficulty
Pack Reward: Gold Pack (Untradeable) + 300 XP
- Score 15 goals using Argentinian players in Squad Battles on min. Semi-Pro difficulty
Pack Reward: Two Players Pack (Untradeable) + 300 XP
- Score using Midfielders in 10 separate Squad Battles matches on min. Professional difficulty, with 11 LaLiga players in your starting squad
Pack Reward: Small Electrum Players Pack (Untradeable) + 300 XP
FUT Birthday is a returning promo, which celebrates the anniversary of FIFA Ultimate Team.
Each year the event sees fan favourite players given enormous boosts, with cards released into packs, new SBCs, and objectives.
The cards released usually have boosts to skill moves and weak foot as well as the regular attributes, so it offers plenty of new and exciting options.
The event will run for two weeks, with Team 1 released on Friday, 4 March, and Team 2 following on Friday, 11 March.
This year we are also getting a Token Swaps system as part of the release.
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