FIFA 20 Winter Refresh COUNTDOWN LIVE: Release Date, Premier League, Serie A, Bundesliga, La Liga And More

share to other networks share to twitter share to facebook


Also known as Ratings Refresh or Winter Upgrades to many, players are getting ready to receive big upgrades to their base cards and special items within FUT.


Players will also receive special Winter Ones To Watch cards as part of the promotion. Players can look forward to stocking their club with plenty of new cards.

We will be covering the latest news, rumours and leaks as they all day - be sure to keep refreshing this page for the latest news.

Read More: FIFA 20: Winter Refresh, Icon Moments, Winter Upgrades, Transfers and OTW Release Date, Ratings And Predictions

Winter Refresh Is Live! - 18:00 GMT

You can read all of the details right here.

If You Know, You Know - 16:30 GMT


Player Moments SBCs - 16:00 GMT

It's likely that player moments cards will arrive in Winter Refresh, possibly reliving some great moments from this time last year.

Prime Icon Moments Predictions - 15:30 GMT

Our friends at RealSport101 have predicted the Icon Moments that will arrive today:

  • Pele (OVR 99)
  • Zinedine Zidane (OVR 98)
  • Ronaldinho (OVR 97)
  • Paolo Maldini (OVR 96)
  • Lev Yashin (OVR 96)
  • Thierry Henry (OVR 96)
  • George Best (OVR 96)

Overall, most of these cards are only likely to receive a +1 overall upgrade and will likely keep the same stats as last year.


Winter Refresh Comes Early - 14:40 GMT

A nice meme to start the next promo for Winter Refresh from u/WonderMouse.

He writes - "If you can't wait, you can simulate the new promo experience right now!"

Open Packs Or Save Them? 14:00 GMT

u/cheezingxx asks if he should open his packs now or wait to open them?



Which Cards Get Upgraded? - 13:15 GMT

There's a lot of confusion as to what cards will be upgraded in Winter Refresh.

You can read all about it here.

Top 10 Upgrades - 12:30 GMT

Our friends at RealSport101 have made an attempt at predicting the top 10 upgrades from the top 50 player list released last night.

  • Jamie Vardy (OVR 82 → 85)
  • Timo Werner (OVR 83 → 86)
  • Adama Traore (OVR 74 → 80)
  • Erling Braut Haaland (OVR 73 → 78)
  • Daniel James (OVR 72 → 78)
  • Lautaro Martinez (OVR 81 → 84)
  • Andre Onana (OVR 82 → 85)
  • Jack Grealish (OVR 77 – 80)
  • Victor Osimhen (OVR 74 → 79)
  • Martin Odegaard (OVR 78 → 82)

Prime Icon Price Crash - 12:00 GMT

So with news revealing that Prime Icon moments will arrive in the new Winter Refresh promo, some players are concerned about the price crash.

u/ves_111 recently wrote that he bought Prime Raul on PC when he was 1.8 million coins only for him to reduce to 1.4 million.

uAntonioisOK advised that once players see they're not affordable, the prices should fly back up.

u/mASTAofDisastaaa also said that they will gradually go down but will take some time as the season goes on and promos start to arrive.


New MoTM Cards? - 11:30 GMT

Not that many people will likely care, but new MoTM cards are apparently on their way today according to u/Romanista3.

Season Objective Upgrades - 11:15 GMT

Season Objectives are expected to play a part in Winter Refresh, likely to be an upgrade and refresh of clubs.

According to Reddit, the card is hinting at Matteo Politano.

You can read more about it here.


Messi Is Unstoppable - 11:00 GMT

He really is the GOAT (video via u/cantoriustefan)

Prime Henry And Scholes Review - 10:30 GMT

Just to get you in the mood for Prime Icon Moments - Reddit user u/BMG-Darbs has reviewed a number of Prime cards including:

  • Thierry Henry
  • Paul Scholes
  • Gennaro Gattuso
  • Frank Lampard
  • Michael Essien
  • Bobby Moore
  • Javier Zanetti
  • Alan Shearer
  • Miroslav Klose
  • Roy Keane

What Comes Next? - FUT Carniball - 10:15 GMT

The next big promotional event is FUT Carniball!

Carniball celebrates the world-famous Carnivals held throughout February and March across the globe, with a select group of players from each of the selected major Carnival host countries released into packs with massive boosts.

You can read all about it here.

Winter Refresh Arrives TODAY! - 14th February 10:00 GMT

Winter Refresh arrives today and we've got all of the information for you.

  • Release Date
  • Icon Moments
  • Who Has Been Updated?
  • New Players In FUT
  • Predictions
  • How Does Winter Refresh Work?
  • Winter Ones To Watch
  • League Objective Upgrades
  • Skill Move And Weak Foot Upgrades

You can read all about it here.

Over 100 Players Weak Foot And Skill Move Updates - 22:00 GMT

Over 100 players are getting updates to their weak foot and skill moves.

This includes Hakim Ziyech, Roberto Firmino and Emiliano Buendia

Find out who's being updated here.


New Players Being Added To FUT - 21:00 GMT

A bunch of new players previously not included are being added to FUT!

This includes Michel Vorm, George Hirst and Brandon Williams.

Find out who is being added here.

Top 50 Upgrades - 20:00 GMT

FIFA have revealed the top 50 upgrades in FUT - this applies to cards that have received an upgrade of 3 or more!

This includes Daniel James, Jamie Vardy, Mason Mount, James Madison and many more.


Find out who has gotten an upgrade here.

Icon Moments Coming To Winter Refresh - 19:00 GMT

It has been confirmed that Icon Moments will arrive in tomorrow's Winter Refresh!

The first 3 confirmed are:

  • 99 Maradona
  • 97 Ronaldo
  • 96 Cruyff

Click here to read more about it!


Ratings Refresh Renamed Winter Refresh - 18:00 GMT

The official announcement has arrived for Winter Refresh (being renamed from Ratings Refresh)

Morgen ❄️
— EA SPORTS FIFA (@EAFussball)
February 13, 2020

The event will include Icon Moments and special Winter Cards.

You can read more here.


Special Cards To Invest In - 13th February - 10:10 GMT

There are so many special cards that will be upgraded during the Ratings Refresh, an example of this is:

Sadio Mane - 88 > 90 (+2)

  • 89 TOTY Nominee > 91
  • 89 In-Form > 91
  • 90 In-Form > 92
  • 90 Road to the Final > 92
  • 91 POTM > 93

You can see the full list here.

Who Will Be Upgraded? - 12th February 16:05 GMT

So who will be upgraded in Ratings Refresh? The player database has been updated and a number of players have been listed including:

  • Virgil van Dijk
  • Robert Lewandowski
  • Alisson
  • Sergio Aguero
  • Sadio Mane
  • Raheem Sterling

To see everyone that may get an upgrade, click here.

Goalkeeper Stats - 11th February 14:40 GMT

A VERY cool idea for future FIFA games...

Ligue 1 Predictions - 10th February 21:10 GMT

What upgrades will the French league get?


Check out our predictions here.

Winter Ones To Watch Predictions - 23:00 GMT

Who will get an OTW card in Winter?

Here are our predictions.

Winter Ones To Watch Information - 20:00 GMT

How does the Winter Ones To Watch promotional event work?

Find out the information you need here.


Bundesliga Predictions - 17:00 GMT

Germany is our next league to predict for winter upgrades.

Check out our predictions here.

Serie A Predictions - 16:00 GMT

The Serie A has some great talent and many that deserve upgrades.

Here are our predictions.

La Liga Predictions - 13:00 GMT

The Spanish league is next in our predictions!


Find out who we think is getting an upgrade in La Liga.

Premier League Predictions - 14:00 GMT

Who's getting an upgraded in the most popular league in FIFA?

Here are our predictions.

Ratings Refresh Information - 9th February 12:00 GMT

The winter promotional event after the January transfer window is a BUSY one, with plenty of new cards infiltrating the market.

You can find all of the current information right here.