FIFA 23 World Cup Phenoms LIVE UPDATES- cards, release time & more



FIFA 23 Ultimate Team continues to be dominated by World Cup content, with the new World Cup Phenoms promo out now.

Highlighting the best young players at the tournament, there are plenty of future (and current) superstars included in the squad.

Keep up to date with the World Cup Phenoms news right here as we let you know all the latest about the release.

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World Cup Phenoms Release Time

The World Cup Phenoms promo was released in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team on Friday, 9 December at the usual time of 2pm ET / 6pm GMT.

Team 3 of World Cup Icons was released at the same time as the main Phenoms squad.

A Mini-Release of three more Phenoms came to the game on Sunday, 11 December.

The new cards will stay in packs until Friday, 16 December, when the World Cup Team of the Tournament squad will replace them.

World Cup Phenoms

World Cup Phenoms is a new event in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team that focuses on young players at the tournament.

As well as the main side coming to packs, additional players will be released via SBCs and Objectives, as usual with promos.

Team 3 of World Cup Icons also came in packs at the start of the promo, with another batch of World Cup Swaps Objectives possibly being added too.

You can keep on top of all the World Cup Swaps using our Token Tracker.

All Cards

18 World Cup Phenoms cards have been released in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team, with loads of top talents included!

Headlining the squad is Portugal's Rafael Leao, with a 91-rated card, with Jude Bellingham close behind with a 90 OVR!

You can check out the full World Cup Phenoms squad here.

The following players have also been released via SBCs and Objectives:



Seven more WC Icons have also come to packs, with the following players included:

  • Garrincha (OVR 93)
  • Lothar Matthaus (OVR 92)
  • Kenny Dalglish (OVR 91)
  • Fabio Cannavaro (OVR 91)
  • Gheorghe Hagi (OVR 90)
  • Gary Lineker (OVR 90)
  • Davor Suker (OVR 88)

Discover more of the World Cup Icons here.

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