If you're looking for the cheapest players in FIFA 23, you're in the right place. Rather than highlighting the FUT cards you can snag at discard value, we'll instead run you through the cheapest players for 84, 85, and 86 OVR. This is a great way to boost your team rating for SBCs, ensuring you complete the tougher challenges.
In this FIFA 23 guide, we'll go over the cheapest players in the 84, 85, and 86 OVR categories. With that knowledge you'll be able to invest wisely on strong SBC solutions, or to bolster your own squad if you're short on cash.
Elsewhere, check out some other FIFA 23 player ratings to learn even more about top-rated players in this year's game. We've also got a guide all about the web app, for you to start trading on the go.
Cheapest FIFA 23 players by rating
See the tables below for our breakdown of the cheapest players by rating. We grabbed the market data from Futbin, to ensure these are up to date and bound to help you strike a bargain.
Cheapest 84 rated players in FIFA 23
|Domenico Berardi||Sassuolo||1,800 coins|
|Youri Tielemans||Leicester City||1,900 coins|
|Wilfred Ndidi||Leicester City||1,900 coins|
|Dušan Tadić||Ajax||1,900 coins|
|Dries Mertens||Galatasaray||1,900 coins|
|Stefan Savić||Atlético Madrid||1,900 coins|
|Angel Di María||Juventus||2,000 coins|
|Stefan de Vrij||Inter Milan||2,000 coins|
|Jack Grealish||Manchester City||2,000 coins|
|Emiliano Martínez||Aston Villa||2,000|
First up are 84 rated players, which tend to be very affordable, even to newcomers. Tielemans and Ndidi are two solid midfield additions to any starter Premier League side, and will link together for loads of chemistry in SBCs. On that front, you really can't go wrong.
Cheapest 85 rated players in FIFA 23
|Jamie Vardy||Leicester City||6,700 coins|
|Serge Gnabry||Bayern Munich||6,900 coins|
|Iago Aspas||Celta Vigo||7,000 coins|
|Yann Sommer||Borussia Munchengladbach||7,000 coins|
|Paul Pogba||Juventus||7,000 coins|
|Péter Gulácsi||RB Leipzig||7,000 coins|
|Sergio Busquets||Barcelona||7,000 coins|
|Patrick Schick||Bayer Leverkusen||7,000 coins|
|Niklas Süle||Borussia Dortmund||7,100 coins|
85 rated players start getting more expensive, but can boost your team rating quite substantially if you've got a target to work towards within an SBC. For those looking to add to your own team, Paul Pogba is worth considering due to his French chemistry links and the coveted lengthy sprinting attribute. He'll end up dominating the midfield, and for only 7,000 coins you can't go wrong.
Cheapest 86 rated players in FIFA 23
|Aymeric Laporte||Manchester City||18,000 coins|
|Lautaro Martínez||Inter Milan||18,000 coins|
|Sergej Milinkovic-Savic||Latium||18,250 coins|
|Edouard Mendy||Chelsea||18,250 coins|
|Marcelo Brozovic||Inter Milan||18,500 coins|
|Romelu Lukaku||Inter Milan||18,500 coins|
|Ciro Immobile||Latium||18,500 coins|
|Riyad Mahrez||Manchester City||18,750 coins|
|Wojciech Szczesny||Juventus||18,750 coins|
|Kevin Trapp||Eintracht Frankfurt||18,750 coins|
Things are understandably quite pricey as we get to 86 OVR category, as you'll need just under 20,000 coins per player here. Some of them are unsurprising entries, including Aymeric Laporte as one of the most affordable lengthy Premier League centre backs. You'll also see Milinkovic-Savic, one of the most meta midfielders in FIFA 23 so far. If anything these prices could rise, so make sure to get on them if you're sifting through SBCs.
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With those players above, you should be able to easily compile the 84 and 85 rated squads which are necessary for some of the more advanced SBCs in FIFA 23.
With the recent Road to the Knockouts Dejan Kulusevski card as an example, you'll need three teams: one at 84, one at 85, and one at 86. Knowing which players are cheapest for each OVR makes it much easier to plan your concept squad and get to buying.