Defending is just as important in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team as attacking, and you’ll need a solid backline to keep the game’s best players out. So, here are the best Ultimate Team center-backs in FIFA 23.
Central positions in FUT can make or break your squad, and while midfielders will attempt to facilitate your transition game, center-backs (CBs) are meant to act as a brick wall in front of your goal.
The best center-backs in FIFA 23 will add pace, ball-playing ability, and of course defensive prowess to your Ultimate Team squad. With FUT’s new chemistry system and position modifier method, players will have access to more center-back pairings than ever before.
Let’s take a look at the best center-backs in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team.
Best center-backs in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team
Center-backs don’t have the flashiest jobs on the pitch, but without solid defending, you’re guaranteed to drop some important FUT matches. Whether you’re playing with two or three center-backs, solidifying your backline with the highest-rated CBs is a great idea.
With the Ultimate Team season underway, it’s easy to look at the top of the pitch when building your squad. However, firepower in attack is worthless if you can’t keep the opposition out.
With this in mind, here are the best center-backs in FIFA 23 Ultimate Team.
Highest-rated center-backs in FUT 23
|Virgil Van Dijk||90||Liverpool|
|Ruben Dias||88||Manchester City|
|Antonio Rüdiger||87||Real Madrid|
|Milan Skriniar||86||Inter Milan|
|Aymeric Laporte||86||Manchester City|
|David Alaba||86||Real Madrid|
|Niklas Sule||85||Borussia Dortmund|
|Matthijs de Ligt||85||Bayern Munich|
|Eder Gabriel Militao||84||Real Madrid|
|Lucas Hernandez||84||Bayern Munich|
|Raphael Varane||84||Manchester United|
|Mats Hummels||84||Borussia Dortmund|
|Fikayo Tomori||84||AC Milan|
|Alessandro Bastoni||84||Inter Milan|
|Giorgio Chiellini||84||Los Angeles FC|
|Stefan De Vrij||84||Inter Milan|
|Stefan Savić||84||Atletico Madrid|
The FIFA 23 meta is taking shape, so once it becomes clear which defenders are dominating matches we’ll update this page with the best choices for online matches. We’ll also add some cheap options for starter squads once the market begins to form.
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