The occasion hasn't been celebrated every year however, it was only on its 5th anniversary (during FIFA 14) that the event was created.
The next event will include a FUT birthday team, which will feature some of FUT's best cards from history with big stat boosts and position changes. It will also feature special packs, SBCs and objectives and much much more. I
Here's what you can expect in FUT Birthday this year and our predictions.
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MattFUTTrading Gives His Thoughts And Advice On Team 1 - 18:25 GMT
Now we've had some time to digest the new team, our FIFA expert has been quick to analyse the new cards and give his thoughts!
FUT Birthday Is Live! - 18:00 GMT
FUT Birthday is live and you can now pack any of these brilliant 8 players in the featured FUT Birthday squad.
Highlights of the promo are:
- A mix of global stars and FUT favourites
- Targeted upgrades to help players become go-tos for the FUT player base:
- Skill move upgrades
- Weak foot upgrades
- Generous stat upgrades
- Some players receive skill move and stat upgrades while others receive weak foot and stat upgrades.
- These upgrades could lead to an improved diversity of player squads in FUT
- There’ll be two teams of FUT Birthday players released in packs (one on 3/27 and another on 4/3) with a number of others released via SBCs and Objectives during the duration of the event.
More information can be found on the official EA Sports website.
FUT Birthday Objectives - 18:00 GMT
FUT Birthday SBC - 18:00 GMT
When is FUT Birthday In FIFA 20 Ultimate Team?
The FIFA 20 FUT Birthday even has gone live today, Friday, 27th March at 6pm GMT; it's expected that the event will run for two weeks and end on the 10th April at 5.59pm GMT.
FIFA Ultimate Team was officially launched on March 19 2009, which was over 11 years ago, during FIFA 09. The game mode was implemented as an add on mid-way through the year and was a much simpler version of what we know today.
Although EA try to keep the dates the same every year, it can fall slightly out of sync; as such is the case this time. During FIFA 19, the FUT Birthday event started on Friday, March 22nd, running until Monday, April 1st.
FUT Birthday Squad Predictions
Here's our predictions for the FUT Birthday squad:
- 94 Gareth Bale (ST)
- 94 Paul Pogba (CM)
- 92 Ivan Perisic (CAM)
- 91 Nani (LW)
- 91 Naldo (CB)
- 90 Julian Draxler (CAM)
- 90 Eric Bailly (CB)
- 90 Hulk (RW)
- 90 Gabriel Jesus (ST)
- 89 Hirving Lozano (RW)
- 89 Bakayoko (CDM)
- 88 Jack Butland (GK)
- 88 Cheikhou Kouyate (CB)
- 86 Alexander Esswein (ST)
You can read our full predictions here.