FIFA 18: Check out the top 10 players by position

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FIFA 18 has a lot of stars and you need to know who are the best players in every position. Meet the best goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders, midfielders, wingers and forwards in FIFA 18.

All positions matter and we have listed the top 10 players for each. See the overall score, potential and team where the player plays.

If you're not already playing FIFA 18, meet the best players by position in FIFA 19!


Full name General Potential Time
Manuel Neuer 92 92 FC Bayern
De Gea 91 93 Manchester Utd
Jan Oblak 89 93 Atletico Madrid
Courteous 89 92 Chelsea
Buffon 89 89 Juventus
Hugo Lloris 88 88 Spurs
Handanovic 88 88 Inter milan
Have Stegen 87 90 FC Barcelona
Ederson 85 89 Manchester City
Keylor Navas 85 85 Real Madrid

There are several goalkeepers with a lot of quality, but Manuel Neuer remains number 1. However, De Gea has 93 potential and could become the best goalkeeper in FIFA 18. With any goalkeeper on this list, you will have the goal very well protected.


Full name General Potential Time
Sergio Ramos 90 90 Real Madrid
Mats Hummels 90 90 FC Bayern
Giorgio Chiellini 89 89 Juventus
Diego Godín 88 88 Atletico Madrid
Piqué 87 87 FC Barcelona
Thiago Silva 87 87 Paris SG
Jerome Boateng 87 87 FC Bayern
Azpilicueta 86 88 Chelsea
Bonucci 86 86 Milan
Jan Vertonghen 86 86 Spurs

The defenders are the warriors of the defense and Sergio Ramos represents that very well. Normally, a good defender has to have a lot of experience to stop the attackers and they don't play around in service.

Right Sides

Full name General Potential Time
Kimmich 84 88 FC Bayern
Carvajal 84 87 Real Madrid
Kyle Walker 84 84 Manchester City
Valencia 83 83 Manchester Utd
Dani Alves 83 83 Paris SG
Sergio Roberto 82 85 FC Barcelona
Ivanovic 82 82 Zenith
Juanfran 82 82 Atletico Madrid
Nélson Semedo 81 87 FC Barcelona
Ricardo Pereira 81 86 FC Porto

Kimmich has everything needed in a full-back: he defends and attacks very well. Carvajal and Kyle Walker are also very complete full-backs capable of running the entire right wing.

Left Backs

Full name General Potential Time
Marcelo 87 87 Real Madrid
Jorbi Alba 87 87 FC Barcelona
Alex Sandro 87 87 Juventus
Filipe Luis 86 86 Atletico Madrid
David Alaba 85 87 FC Bayern
Alex Telles 82 86 FC Porto
Ben Davies 81 84 Spurs
Nacho 81 83 Real Madrid
Danny Rose 81 81 Spurs
Kolarov 81 81 Rome

Marcelo and Jorbi Alba are the best left-backs in FIFA 18. In this list of the 10 best, there are four players from our country who take good care of the legacy of the mythical Roberto Carlos.


Full name General Potential Time
Kanté 88 90 Chelsea
Verratii 87 90 Paris SG
Busquets 87 87 FC Barcelona
Casemiro 86 89 Real Madrid
Matic 85 85 Manchester Utd
Fernandinho 85 85 Manchester City
Fabinho 85 85 AS Monaco
Khedira 84 84 Juventus
Javi martinez 84 84 FC Bayern
Marchisio 84 84 Juventus

Kanté is the best defensive midfielder in FIFA 18 and is the perfect player to find balance between midfield and defence. In this position, you need a player with strength, stamina and good positioning.

center socks

Full name General Potential Time
Kevin De Bruune 91 92 Manchester City
Toni Kroos 90 90 Real Madrid
Luka Modric 89 89 Real Madrid
David Silva 89 89 Manchester City
Paul Pogba 88 92 Manchester Utd
Eriksen 88 91 Spurs
Thiago 88 89 FC Bayern
James Rodriguez 87 90 FC Bayern
Coutinho 87 90 FC Barcelona
Hamsik 87 87 Naples

Kevin De Bryune is a fantastic midfielder who could play for any team in the world. However, in this position there are many stars like Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, David Silva and Pogba. It's really hard to choose our favorite, isn't it?

Left Socks

Full name General Potential Time
Yannick Carrasco 85 90 Delivered*
Marco Reus 85 85 Ought to. Dortmund
Ivan Perisic 85 85 Inter milan
Saul 84 91 Atletico Madrid
Draxler 84 87 Paris SG
Brahimi 84 84 FC Porto
Martial 83 90 Manchester Utd
Thomas Lemar 83 89 AS Monaco
Vitolo 83 83 Atletico Madrid
Bernardeschi 82 88 Juventus

Yannick Carrasco is a midfielder who can play left and right with excellent dribbling and ball control. He left Atlético Madrid for Dalian Yifang of the Chinese Championship and, therefore, is presented as a free player.

Socks Rights

Full name General Potential Time
Mahrez 84 84 Leicester City
Juan Cuadrado 83 83 Juventus
Lent 83 83 Besiktas
Juan Kill 83 83 Manchester Utd
Leon Bailey 82 89 Bayer 04
Gelson Martins 82 88 Sporting CP
Julian Brandt 82 88 Bayer 04
Coman 82 87 FC Bayern
Lucas Vasquez 82 83 Real Madrid
Thorgan Hazard 82 85 Bor. M'gladbach

The Algerian Mahrez is the best player for Right Midfielder and has a lot of technique, being able to make a difference on the pitch. Cuadrado and Quaresma are also excellent players who will give defenders a lot of work.

left ends

Full name General Potential Time
Cristiano Ronaldo 94 94 Real Madrid
Neymar 92 93 Paris SG
Hazard 91 91 Chelsea
Alexis Sanchez 88 88 Manchester Utd
Insigne 87 88 Naples
Sane 85 92 Manchester City
Ribéry 85 85 FC Bayern
Marco Asensio 84 92 Real Madrid
Sadio Mané 84 85 Liverpool
Douglas Costa 84 84 Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo is the best Right Wing and also the best player in FIFA 18. Neymar and Hazard are also excellent players, with the overall score above 90.

Right ends

Full name General Potential Time
Lionel Messi 94 94 FC Barcelona
Gareth Bale 88 88 Real Madrid
Salah 87 90 Liverpool
Ozil 87 87 Arsenal
Robben 87 87 FC Bayern
Thomas Müller 86 86 FC Bayern
Sterling 85 88 Manchester City
Mkhitaryan 84 84 Arsenal
Di María 84 84 Paris SG
William 84 84 Chelsea

For his part Lionel Messi, the super myth of FC Barcelona, ​​is the best Right Wing in FIFA 18. Mohammed Salah, on the other hand, had a fantastic season at Liverpool and ranks among the top three in that position.

center forwards

Full name General Potential Time
Luis Suárez 92 92 FC Barcelona
Lewandowski 91 91 FC Bayern
Higuain 90 90 Juventus
Paul Dybala 89 94 Juventus
Sergio Aguero 89 89 Manchester City
Harry Kane 88 91 Spurs
Griezmann 88 89 Atletico Madrid
Cavani 88 88 Paris SG
Icardi 89 91 Inter milan
Aubameyang 87 87 Arsenal

Luis Suárez, Lewandowski and Higuaín are the three forwards that all defenders fear most. These players always have the goal in their heads and are a constant threat. Paul Dybala is a huge promise and has the potential to reach the level of Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi.

Our Dream Team

  • GOL: Newer
  • SAW: Ramos e Hummels
  • THE: Marcelo
  • LD: Kimmich
  • FLIGHT: Kante
  • MC: De Bruyne and Kroos
  • PE: Ronaldo
  • PD: Messi
  • ATA: Suarez

This is our Dream Team with the best FIFA 18 players. There are other possibilities to form fantastic teams, but for sure this Dream Team would be enough to win the Champions League.

Now that you know the best players, check out the 10 best teams in FIFA 18.

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