Even though they are well into their thirties now, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continue to contend at the greatest levels of the video game.
Both gamers have actually discovered brand-new clubs – Ronaldo going back to Manchester United, Messi signing up with Paris Saint-Germain – and fans will have the ability to pit them head-to-head on FIFA 22 from October 2021.
Which of them is much better on the brand-new EA Sports video game? Goal has a look at their rankings and how they compare.
What is Cristiano Ronaldo’s FIFA 22 ranking?
Cristiano Ronaldo has a general ranking on FIFA 22 of 91. The Manchester United forward has actually decreased one point from FIFA 21, when he had a score of 92.
It is the 3rd succeeding decrease for Ronaldo in the EA Sports series, with the Portugal captain having formerly boasted a score of 93 on FIFA 20 and 94 on FIFA 19.
Nevertheless, Ronaldo stays the very best gamer in the Premier League – sharing that title with Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne – and amongst the leading stars in the video game in general.
The closest gamer on the Manchester United group is Bruno Fernandes, who has a general ranking of 88, while Jadon Sancho and Paul Pogba are 87.
Ronaldo’s rate quality has actually decreased 2 points however continues to be high at 87, while his physical has actually likewise minimized somewhat to 75 from 77 in FIFA 21.
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What is Lionel Messi’s FIFA 22 ranking?
Lionel Messi’s FIFA 22 ranking is 93 which makes him the very best gamer on the video game. His total ranking has actually stayed the same from FIFA 21.
The brand-new Paris Saint-Germain finalizing’s FIFA rankings have really been 90-plus considering that FIFA 09 and considering that being provided a 94 in FIFA 12, he has actually not dropped listed below 93 in any of the 10 subsequent titles.
Interestingly, Messi’s Pace, Shooting, Passing, Dribbling and Physical associates all stay the same from FIFA 21, however his Defence quality has actually decreased from 38 to 34 in FIFA 22.
Messi is the very best PSG gamer on FIFA 22, with Neymar and Kylian Mbappe coming closest to him with rankings of 91.
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How do Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi compare on FIFA 22?
Rating Cristiano Ronaldo Lionel Messi
Messi’s total ranking on FIFA 22 is 2 greater (93) than that of Ronaldo (91 ), however how do they compare when the qualities are broken down?
As the table shows, Messi is thought about much better than Ronaldo in a variety of locations, with his passing and dribbling capabilities considered far better than the Manchester United forward.
Messi’s death is ranked 91 to Ronaldo’s 82 – a reflection the Argentina worldwide’s higher helps contribution – and his dribbling is 95 compared to Ronaldo’s 88.
Ronaldo edges Messi when it pertains to Pace, Shooting and Physical associates, however just somewhat. Ronaldo’s shooting ability is ranked 93, one greater than Messi’s 92, and his rate is 87, simply 2 greater than his Argentine equivalent.
The just location where Ronaldo is unquestionably far exceptional to Messi is the physical qualities, with a score of 75 – 10 much better than the PSG star.
Both gamers have the exact same ranking for Defence, with both provided a 34 by the Ratings Collective.
Who are the very best gamers on FIFA 22?
Messi is the very best gamer on FIFA 22, keeping a title he has actually held for a variety of editions.
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski is the second-highest ranked gamer on the brand-new video game with a general ranking of 92.
Ronaldo is now the joint-third finest gamer in FIFA, sharing the area with Man City’s De Bruyne, and Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak, along with PSG duo Mbappe and Neymar.
Tottenham and England captain Harry Kane and Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante follow with rankings of 90, as do Germany goalkeepers Manuel Neuer and Marc-Andre ter Stegen.