Player Review

82 - IF
4.0
Best VFM keeper in Ligue 1
By kabamaru81, 11-10-2021

Disclaimer: I do not buy packs:


The only coins I have is from Rewards/SBC and games

I was using a Serie A squad. I find serie A very OP, and very cheap compared to Other Leagues like Premier etc


Then a miracle happened and I packed MBAPPE (untradeable)

I never had the luck to play with any CR7/Messi/Mbappe or even Ibra in his prime in the previous FIFA so of course I was going to build a team around him, so I selected Ligue 1.


Ligue 1 unfortunately is not a good league as Serie A to find players, but where you really struggle is GK position

Unfortunately there are no middle class GK. At first I tried Kaylor Navas, and OMG was I dissapointed. His stats look perfect, enhanced by a glove, but this guy looks so tiny in goal, he really plays so bad

So I looked at the other options.

Lopes is also rated as 82 but he is even shorter than Navas so I didn't even try


Then my vote went to Lafont. I have played appx 25 games with him. He is quiet ok. He will save what he should, concede what he should. Occasionally he would save a miracle or concede a crazy shoot

+ Best affordable keeper in Ligue 1

+ Very tall which is important aspect for FIFA GK

+ Is on quick sell price now, meaning you will never lose any coin, you can only gain (I doubt it will happen)

'- He is a 82 rated card. Solid and tall, but do not expect miracles

Formation: 442-2
Position: GK
Games: 25
GPG: 0.00
APG: 0.00
4.0
Overall
4.5
Value
5.0
GC
1.0
Stamina
Pace (5/10)
Shooting (5/10)
Passing (5/10)
Dribbling (5/10)
Defending (5/10)
Physicality (5/10)
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