FC 24 Best Max 87 Base Icons Tier List: Which is the top pick?
The Max 87 Icon upgrade SBC is finally here in EA FC 24 Ultimate Team, and in this article, we're going to rank every single icon that you can get from this SBC. Please note that the rankings are based purely on their suitability for this SBC, not their overall quality. In this tier list, we'll break down the most promising Icon players you can obtain, ranking them from S to C tier based on their suitability for this SBC.
↖ How to obtain 30x Max 87 Icon Packs?
To obtain your 30x Max 87 Icon Packs, you'll need the following:
- 85 and 86 Rated Team: You must submit an 85-rated and an 86-rated squad to complete the SBC. Make sure to choose your players wisely to meet the rating requirements.
- 140,000 Coins: The Icon Packs SBC will also require 140,000 coins to complete. Make sure to have this amount ready in your FIFA Ultimate Team account.
↖ S Tier
Fernando Torres is undoubtedly the best player you can get from this SBC. His unique combination of attributes makes him a top-tier choice for your squad.
- Market Price: Around 800k
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, power header, rapid dribble, quickstep, flair, four-star weak foot, four-star skill moves.
- Market Price: Lower than Torres
- Key Attributes: Jockey play style, poacher shot, incisive pass, press-proof, anticipate, relentless, high defensive stats, great dribbling, and decent pace.
Gianfranco Zola is a phenomenal player, known for his dribbling and finishing. He's a game-changer in the final third and a great asset to your squad.
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, dead ball specialist, flair, trequartista, quick, explosive body type, exceptional dribbling, respectable pace, and incredible finishing and passing.
↖ A Tier
Ashley Cole is an exceptional left-back option with strong defensive attributes and excellent pace. He's a valuable addition to your team.
- Market Price: Around 250k
- Key Attributes: Pace, solid defending and physical stats, versatile left-back.
Emmanuel Petit is a versatile CDM with fantastic defensive and physical stats. He excels at controlling the midfield.
- Key Attributes: High defensive work rate, decent dribbling, great physical stats, and exceptional play styles and traits.
Ian Wright is a reliable striker with great shooting abilities. His chip shots are a highlight of his playstyle.
- Key Attributes: Chip shot, play style plus, good pace, and solid shooting stats.
Frank Lampard is a versatile midfielder who can play across the midfield. He offers great passing and decent defending.
- Market Price: Around 200k
- Key Attributes: Three-star weak foot, four-star skill moves, high defensive work rate, good passing, and physical attributes.
↖ B Tier
Robert PIRèS is a well-rounded winger/striker option with a finesse shot that can prove deadly in the right hands.
- Market Price: Around 200k
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, play style plus, good pace, and respectable shooting.
Richard Witschge offers a good combination of dribbling and passing skills, making him a solid midfield choice.
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, play style plus, technical flair, quick step, incisive pass, and flair.
Franck Ribéry excels in dribbling and passing, making him a useful player in the attacking midfield role.
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, technical flair, quick step, good dribbling, and passing.
John Barnes is a reliable center-back option with strong defensive and physical attributes.
- Key Attributes: High defensive work rate, solid defending, and physical stats.
Ronald de Boer
Ronald de Boer is a well-rounded midfielder with strong dribbling and passing skills.
- Key Attributes: Finesse shot, play style plus, technical flair, great dribbling, and passing.
↖ C Tier
The C Tier consists of Icon cards that may not be as strong as those in higher tiers, but they can still be used in the right situations.
- Henrik Larsson
- David Trezeguet
- Patrick Kluivert
- Ian Rush
- Hernán Crespo
- Henrik Larsson
- Héctor Bellerín
These icons may not be as strong as the higher-tier players but can still find their place in specific squads.
This tier list is intended to help you evaluate the Icons available in the Max 87 Base Icon upgrade SBC. Remember that your choice should depend on your team's needs and your playstyle. Icons offer unique benefits to your squad, so choose wisely based on your requirements and preferences. Enjoy the SBC and good luck with your pack openings!
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