FIFA 23 Ratings: Who are the best players in FIFA 23?

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We are just a few short days away from the launch of FIFA 23, which means that we already have the full database of player ratings.

Lionel Messi finds himself once again at the top of the pile, but there are four other players who can equal his new 91 OVR.


Keep reading for all you need to know about the FIFA 23 Ratings.

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FUT Top 10

After a sensational season, Karim Benzema has seen his rating rise +2 to become the joint best-rated player in the game!


Other movers are Mohamed Salah, Virgil van Dijk and Thibaut Courtois, who all get +1 and are now rated 90 OVR.

Robert Lewandowski and Lionel Messi have each taken a hit, but still sit on the top of the pile.

Top 10:

  • Karim Benzema (OVR 91)
  • Robert Lewandowski (OVR 91)
  • Kylian Mbappe (OVR 91)
  • Kevin De Bruyne (OVR 91)
  • Lionel Messi (OVR 91)
  • Mohamed Salah (OVR 90)
  • Virgil van Dijk (OVR 90)
  • Cristiano Ronaldo (OVR 90)
  • Thibaut Courtois (OVR 90)
  • Manuel Neuer (OVR 90)


EA revealed the top players for each league during ratings week, and there were some leagues to look out for in FUT!

The Premier League kicked things off, which was followed by La Liga and the Bundesliga, with Serie A and Ligue 1 following on after.

You can check out the top players from each of the leagues below:


EA Ambassadors

The 13 official ambassadors had their ratings revealed in advance of other players, and this included cover star Kylian Mbappe!

fifa 23 ambassadors ratings
TOP OF THE CLASS - EA's ambassadors would form a handy team

There are some major upgrades among the FIFA 23 ambassadors, and some of them will be must-haves in both Ultimate Team and Career Mode.


It was first seen in the ratings from the Beta, and the official reveal has confirmed that the two GOATs are getting downgraded.


Despite a decent individual season with Manchester United, Cristiano Ronaldo sees his rating drop from 91 OVR to 90 OVR!

END OF AN ERA - Two of the greatest are set for significant downgrades in FIFA 23
END OF AN ERA - Two of the greatest are set for significant downgrades in FIFA 23

His long-term rival Lionel Messi received the same treatment, dropping from a 93 OVR to a 91 OVR.

Additional Reveals

It's not just the Top 25 players from each league that are getting shown off, with reveals also coming for the following categories: