• Player Review

    Lionel Messi - 94 - Normal
    5.0
    GOAT?
    By ztowle10, 05-10-2018

    Lionel Messi has always been a problem to use in FUT, but in FIFA 19 it seems that they have finally found a way to make him incredible. Messi, for me, finds ways to score lots of important goals. The first game I played with him I came up against someone who was much better at the game then me. However, Messi made the difference I was able to score 3 of the 3 shots I took with him. His finesse shot is virtually unstoppable. His stamina is a problem along with his physical stature. If you go to overtime the mans stamina will be gone so sprinting is not an option. I have left him in for 120 minutes and allowed him to sit in the middle of the field as strictly a passer and even without any energy left he will still drop perfect passes. I use Messi in the 4-4-1-1 formation with Suarez up top, Messi at cf, and kondogbia and tolisso as supporting cms. I would only use messi at positions where minimal aggressiveness is required and where he will be able to dribble.

    Shooting

    Passing (incredible)

    pace (decent)

    defending (he will come back to win some tackles)


    Physicality

    Stamina


    Formation: 4411
    Position: CF
    Games: 15
    GPG: 1.20
    APG: 0.53
    5.0
    Overall
    4.0
    Value
    5.0
    GC
    1.5
    Stamina
    Pace (8/10)
    Shooting (10/10)
    Passing (10/10)
    Dribbling (10/10)
    Defending (4/10)
    Physicality (1/10)
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