FIFA 18 Winter Upgrades: Calcio A Players Ratings Refresh Confirmed For FUT44
Today EA Sports has confirmed the new round of FIFA 18 Upgrades, with a fresh league of players received the Winter Ratings Refresh treatment.
This development has already launched the latest changes to the popular football game today, starting with the new league of Winter Upgrades. And these new changes can be found in the packs, including the upgrades for the likes of Harry Kane, Roberto Firmino, Eden Hazard and David De Gea.
The new Winter Ratings Refresh is available for the Calcio A League in Italy and pack items now available on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Hundreds of FUT 18 player items will permanently update their ratings as part of this year’s Ratings Refresh. It should be noted that only new basic player items found in the packs will have updated ratings, but some existing in-form items will be automatically updated to reflect the Ratings Refresh.
The Premier League saw about 60 players have been upgraded in the Ratings Refresh, so there is plenty of room for others to make their mark.
Below is a complete list of Calcio A player items whose ratings have been updated permanently and can now be found in FIFA 18:
Key Updates Include:
Paulo Dybala - CAM - Juventus 88 → 89
Samir Handanovič - GK - Inter 87 → 88
Dries Mertens - CF - Napoli 86 → 87
Miralem Pjanić - CM - Juventus 85 → 86
Lorenzo Insigne - LW - Napoli 85 → 87
Medhi Benatia - CB - Juventus 84 → 85
Ivan Perišić - LM - Inter 84 → 86
Mauro Icardi - ST - Inter 84 → 86
Ciro Immobile - ST - Lazio 82 → 85
Mattia Perin - GK - Genoa 83 → 84
Stefan de Vrij - CB - Lazio 83 → 84
Andrea Consigli - GK - Sassuolo 82 → 83
Douglas Costa - LM - Juventus 82 → 83
Raúl Albiol - CB - Napoli 82 → 83
Juan Cuadrado - RM - Juventus 82 → 83
Sergej Milinković-Savić - CM - Lazio 80 → 83
Stephan El Shaarawy - LW - Roma 80 → 81
Allan - CM - Napoli 80 → 81
Aleksandar Kolarov - LB - Roma 79 → 81
Faouzi Ghoulam - LB - Napoli 79 → 80
Lucas Leiva - CDM - Lazio 79 → 80
Luis Alberto - CF - Lazio 77 → 80
Milan Škriniar - CB - Inter 74 → 80
These are not the only changes that the Calcio A has seen today, and EA Sports also offers a complete list of other players who get the Rating Refresh.
Calcio A Ratings Refresh:
Salvatore Sirigu - GK - Torino 79 → 80
Simone Verdi - RW - Bologna 78 → 79
Federico Chiesa - RW - Fiorentina 75 → 77
Lucas Torreira - CM - Sampdoria 75 → 77
Rômulo - RM - Hellas Verona 74 → 76
Mattia Caldara - CB - Atalanta 76 → 78
Thomas Strakosha - GK - Lazio 74 → 77
Federico Di Francesco - LW - Bologna 73 → 76
Antonín Barák - CM - Udinese 72 → 75
Nicolò Barella - CM - Cagliari 70 → 75
Patrick Cutrone - ST - Milan 65 → 71
Moise Kean - ST - Hellas Verona 64 → 70
Filippo Romagna - CM - Cagliari 63 → 68
As fans will likely already know, there will also be a FIFA 18 downgrads, although it's unclear who might be on the list right now.
As part of the FIFA 18 Ultimate Team Ratings Refresh, some player items received upgrades to their weak foot and/or skill move ratings based on the player's real-life status this season. These upgrades apply to all existing and new FUT player items and will most likely be made to other leagues as well.