FIFA 21 Countdown: Latest News, Key Dates, Road Map, Rumoured Features and Announcements
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FIFA 21 Countdown: Latest News, Key Dates, Road Map, Rumoured Features and Announcements

Matt Thomas
12 May 2020

With FIFA 21 coming soon to EA Play, here's all the latest news and rumours regarding the latest rendition of the beautiful game!

With FIFA 21 confirmed to be arriving on schedule this year, it’s time to start looking at all the confirmed news and announcements that arrive in the lead up to the highly anticipated new season of FIFA!

Despite being knee-deep in TOTS So Far for FIFA 20, it's worth looking ahead at what EA Sports are bringing in their next title.

We'll be counting down the days with the latest news, rumours, leaks and more right here!

Read More: FIFA 20 TOTS So Far LIVE: Premier League Squad Countdown, SBCs, Objectives, FUT Champs Rewards, Dates, Leagues And More For Team Of The Season

FIFA 21 News Coming June 11th

With EA Play 2020 being confirmed for Thursday, June 11th, starting at 4.00pm PT, it’s confirmed that we’ll be getting FIFA 21 news starting then, potentially including:

  • New Gameplay Features
  • New Modes
  • New Ultimate Team Content (e.g. New Icons, Modes and Content)

With EA Play also being confirmed by the EASportsFIFA Twitter account, it’s highly likely that FIFA 21 will be a key feature of the event.


FIFA 21 Key Dates And Road Map

Here are a set of key dates for FIFA 21, based off last year's FIFA 20 reveal:

  • Initial Announcement - 11th June 2020
  • Gameplay - Mid-July 2020
  • Cover Star Reveal - July 2020
  • Career Mode - Late-July 2020
  • Pro Clubs - Late-July 2020
  • New Features And Information - July 2020
  • Ultimate Team - Early-August 2020
  • BETA - August 2020
  • Demo - Early-September 2020
  • Web App - Mid-September 2020
  • Phone App - Later September 2020
  • Game Release - Late-September 2020


More information, reveals and news will no doubt pop up during this busy period as well.

FIFA 21 Release Date Set For Q2 2020

Included in an EA statement earlier this month regarding the impact of COVID-19 on business operations and the company outlook, it was confirmed that FIFA 21 will be released on schedule during Q2 of the fiscal year, meaning FIFA 21 will be released by the end of September, as usual.

With this news confirmed, it’s highly anticipated that we’re set for an on-schedule FIFA 21 release, with Friday 25th September being the likely date currently.

Check out all our FIFA 21 Content below: