To prepare for the new season we have begun breaking down each position, and doing the necessary prep work, to compile lists of the top players and best-priced players for each position.
Finding the right attacking midfielders can be tricky -- do you need someone able to dribble past opponents, or a perfect distributor to break defences with pinpoint precision? Maybe someone who can act as a shadow striker while your centre-forward plays deeper?
There's no better time to start fantasizing about opening up some sweet FIFA Ultimate Team packs and getting the player of your dreams than right before the release of a new entry.
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With this in mind, let's walk you through some of the best-attacking midfielder options for you to consider depending on your budget.
The best CAM to buy for your FIFA 22 Ultimate Team
It is extremely important to mention that these are estimated ratings taking into consideration two important factors -- number one, the rating of the player in question during FIFA 21, and their performance during last season.
With that said, let's get right into it.
Best world-class AMs to buy for your FIFA 22 Ultimate Team
Here are our picks for the best central attacking midfielders, so better buckle up to spend big if you want to get them, but they'll be worth it.
Kevin De Bruyne - Manchester City (92)
Kai Havertz - Chelsea (88)
Bruno Fernandes - Manchester United (88)
Papu Gómez - Sevilla (87)
Thomas Müller - Bayern Munich (87)
- David Silva - Real Sociedad (85)
- Luis Alberto - Lazio (85)
- Marco Reus - Borussia Dortmund (84)
- Isco - Real Madrid (84)
- Dele Alli - Tottenham (84)
Best mid-range AMs to buy for your FIFA 22 Ultimate Team
Perhaps they lack a key attribute to make them world-class, they're up and coming but underdeveloped talent or they're simply past their prime, these attacking midfielders are not quite made for top-tier teams but can still prove themselves useful in mid-tier teams.
- Hakim Ziyech - Chelsea (83)
- Julian Brandt - Borussia Dortmund (83)
- Martin Odegaard - Real Madrid (83)
- Philippe Coutinho - Barcelona (82)
- Oscar - Shanghai SIPG (82)
- Nabil Fékir - Real Betis (82)
- James Rodríguez - Everton (81)
Best cheap CAMs to buy for your FIFA 22 Ultimate Team
Are you on a budget? Looking for a cheap attacking midfielder to fill your bench or have as an alternative when you try to switch things mid-match? These might not cut it at the highest level but are perfect options to keep as fringe players.
- Quincy Promes - Spartak Moscow (80)
- Mesut Özil - Fenerbahce (80)
- Julian Draxler - PSG (80)
- Mario Gotze - PSV (79)
- Manuel Lanzini - West Ham (79)
- Juan Mata - Manchester United (78)
Remember, we will continue to update this guide at the launch of FIFA 22 and throughout the life of the game. If you think we have missed a player, or you take exception to one included, leave a comment below.
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