All EA FC 24 Team of the Year players, from Messi to Putellas

All EA FC 24 Team of the Year players, from Messi to Putellas
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Written by 

Morgan Truder

Last updated 

19th Jan 2024 16:30

Now that the festive season is out of the way, it's time to welcome the EA FC 24 Team of the Year (TOTY) to the game, with players like Messi, Putellas, Van Dijk, and Bonmati at the helm. This year is even more exciting as there will also be a women’s TOTY releasing in the game as well as the regular men's team.

The TOTY cards are very highly rated and will remain some of the best cards the game has to offer until the very end. Alongside the TOTY cards, which is just a starting eleven, there is also a 12th man card, as well as a few honourable mentions released in packs and as SBCs who are not as highly rated but still very good.

EA FC 24 TOTY release date

TOTY begins on January 19. In the build-up to the event I recommend saving your packs and rewards until the full team is out - hopefully, you can get some of the very best cards the game has to offer.

Unlike most events in the game, the release of TOTY is staggered across the week. The official release schedule has not been confirmed yet, but if it is like last year they will drop every two days - this is also what leaks suggest will happen. 

Here is the leaked schedule: 

  • Attackers: January 19 - 21
  • Midfielders: January 21 - 23
  • Defenders: January 23 - 25
  • Full team: January 25 - February 3

Men's TOTY squad

Image of the men's TOTY squad in EA FC 24
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  • Alisson (Liverpool)
  • Jeremie Frimpong (Bayer Leverkusen)
  • Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool)
  • Ruben Dias (Manchester City)
  • Theo Hernandez (Milan)
  • Rodri (Manchester City)
  • Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City)
  • Jude Bellingham (Real Madrid)
  • Lionel Messi (Inter Miami)
  • Erling Haaland (Manchester City)
  • Kylian Mbappe (PSG)

Overall this has been a rather predictable year in terms of TOTY squads, with four players from the dominant, treble-winning Manchester City alongside Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi. It is still somewhat surprising to see Messi awarded as he hasn't done a huge amount in 2023 as a year, and De Bruyne's treble heroics push him over the edge despite being mostly since the Champions League final.

Women's TOTY squad

Image of the women's TOTY squad in EA FC 24
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  • Mary Earps (Manchester United)
  • Ona Batlle (Barcelona)
  • Millie Bright (Chelsea)
  • Wendie Renard (OL)
  • Sakina Karchaoui (PSG)
  • Lena Oberdorf (Wolfsburg)
  • Alexia Putellas (Barcelona)
  • Aitana Bonmati (Barcelona)
  • Caroline Graham Hansen (Barcelona)
  • Sophia Smith (Portland Thorns)
  • Sam Kerr (Chelsea)

Once again it is rather unsurprising to see the dominant team of the year - in this case Barcelona - populate the squad, with Champions League, World Cup, and Ballon d'Or winning star Aitana Bonmati at the centre as the highest rated.

Every single player included here will definitely be the star of your team though, so hopefully we'll be able to pack at least one in your squad.

EA FC 24 men’s TOTY nominees 

The list of nominees is honestly huge, but after the voting, it will be whittled down to only 12 players, here is the full list of nominees: 

Goalkeepers 

  • Alisson (Liverpool/Brazil)
  • Ederson (Manchester City/Brazil) 
  • Brice Samba (RC Lens/France) 
  • Gregor Kobel (Borussia Dortmund/Switzerland) 
  • Wojciech Szczęsny (Juventus/Poland)
  • Mike Maignan (AC Milan/France)
  • Jan Oblak (Atlético Madrid/Slovenia)
  • Marc-André ter Stegen (FC Barcelona/Germany) 

Defenders

  • William Saliba (Arsenal/France) 
  • Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool/England) 
  • Virgil van Dijk – (Liverpool/Netherlands) 
  • Rúben Dias (Manchester City/Portugal) 
  • John Stones (Manchester City/England)
  • Dante (OGC Nice/Brazil) 
  • Marquinhos (PSG/Brazil) 
  • Kim Min Jae (Bayern München/South Korea) 
  • Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund/Germany)
  • Lucas Martínez Quarta (Fiorentina/Argentina) 
  • Alessandro Bastoni (Inter Milan/Italy)
  • Bremer (Juventus/Brazil)
  • Theo Hernández (AC Milan/France)
  • Giovanni Di Lorenzo (Napoli/Italy)
  • Nicolás Otamendi (Benfica/Argentina) 
  • Jules Koundé (FC Barcelona/France)
  • Jesús Navas (Sevilla/Spain)
  • Jose Gaya (Valencia/Spain)
  • Jonathan Clauss (Olympique Marseille/France) 
  • Grimaldo (Bayer Leverkusen/Spain) 
  • Federico Dimarco (Inter Milan/Italy) 

Midfielders 

  • Martin Ødegaard (Arsenal/Norway)
  • Declan Rice (Arsenal/England)
  • Kaoru Mitoma (Brighton/Japan) 
  • Bernardo Silva (Manchester City/Portugal) 
  • Kevin De Bruyne (Manchester City/Belgium)
  • Rodri (Manchester City/Portugal) 
  • Bruno Guimarães (Newcastle United/Brazil) 
  • Jarrod Bowen (West Ham/England)
  • Alexandr Golovin (AS Monaco/Russia)
  • Florian Wirtz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen/Germany)
  • Granit Xhaka (Bayer 04 Leverkusen/Switzerland) 
  • Jamal Musiala (FC Bayern München/Germany)
  • Leroy Sané (FC Bayern München/Germany)
  • Julian Brandt (Borussia Dortmund/Germany)
  • Vincenzo Grifo (SC Freiburg/Italy) 
  • Nicoló Barella (Inter Milan/Italy)
  • Federico Chiesa (Juventus/Italy)
  • Adrien Rabiot (Juventus/France) 
  • Riyad Mahrez (Al Ahli/Algeria) 
  • Sergej Milinković-Savić (Al Hilal/Serbia)
  • Pedri (FC Barcelona/Spain)
  • İlkay Gündoğan (FC Barcelona/Germany)
  • Aleíx García (FC Girona/Spain) 
  • Jude Bellingham (Real Madrid/England)
  • Toni Kroos (Real Madrid/Germany)
  • Luka Modrić (Real Madrid/Croatia)
  • Aurélien Tchouaméni (Real Madrid/France)
  • Federico Valverde (Real Madrid/Uruguay) 

Attackers

  • Bukayo Saka (Arsenal/England)
  • Mohamed Salah (Liverpool/Egypt)
  • Jack Grealish (Manchester City/England)
  • Erling Haaland (Manchester City/Norway)
  • Heung Min Son (Tottenham Hotspur/South Korea) 
  • Ousmane Dembélé (PSG/France)
  • Lee Kang In (PSG/South Korea)
  • Kylian Mbappé (PSG/France) 
  • Randal Kolo Muani (Eintracht Frankfurt/France) 
  • Harry Kane (FC Bayern München/England)
  • Loïs Openda (RB Leipzig/Belgium)
  • Serhou Guirassy (VfB Stuttgart/Guinea)
  • Lautaro Martínez (Inter Milan/Argentina)
  • Rafael Leão (AC Milan/Portugal)
  • Khvicha Kvaratskhelia (Napoli/Georgia)
  • Victor Osimhen (Napoli/Nigeria)
  • Domenico Berardi (Sassuolo/Italy) 
  • Mehdi Taremi (FC Porto/Iran) 
  • Karim Benzema (Al Ittihad/France)
  • Cristiano Ronaldo (Al Ittihad/Portugal)
  • Antoine Griezmann (Atlético Madrid/France) 
  • Morata (Atlético Madrid/Spain)
  • Robert Lewandowski (FC Barcelona/Poland)
  • Vinícius Jr. (Real Madrid/Brazil) 
  • Takefusa Kubo (Real Sociedad/Japan) 
  • Gerard Morena (FC Villarreal/Spain) 
  • Lionel Messi (Inter Miami/Argentina) 

EA FC 24 women’s TOTY nominees

Rolfo in EA FC 24
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Below, we have also outlined all of the women who have been nominated for TOTY, and with the World Cup taking place in 2023 it has had a huge influence on the nominations.

Goalkeepers

  • Christiane Endler (Olympique Lyonnais/Chile) 
  • Mary Earps (Manchester United/England)
  • Merle Frohms (VfL Wolfsburg/Germany)
  • Chiamaka Nnadozie (Paris FC/Nigeria)
  • Jane Campbell (Houston Dash/USA)

Defenders

  • Wendie Renard (Olympique Lyonnais/France) 
  • Mapi León (FC Barcelona/Spain)
  • Irene Paredes (FC Barcelona/Spain) 
  • Sakina Karchaoui – PSG/France)
  • Fridolina Rolfö (FC Barcelona/Sweden)
  • Katie McCabe (Arsenal FC/Ireland) 
  • Millie Bright (Chelsea FC/England) 
  • Selma Bacha (Olympique Lyonnais/France) 
  • Ona Batlle (FC Barcelona/Spain)
  • Amanda Ilestedt (Arsenal FC/Sweden)
  • Ellie Carpenter (Olympique Lyonnais/Australia) 
  • Glódís Perla Viggósdóttir (FC Bayern München/Iceland)
  • Niamh Charles (Chelsea FC/England)
  • Naomi Girma (San Diego Wave FC/USA) 
  • Olga Carmona (Real Madrid/Spain) 
  • Jenna Nighswonger (NJ / NY Gotham/USA) 

Midfielders 

  • Alexia Putellas (FC Barcelona/Spain)
  • Aitana Bonmatí (FC Barcelona/Spain)
  • Patri Guijarro (FC Barcelona/Spain) 
  • Debinha (Kansas City/Brazil) 
  • Lena Oberdorf (VfL Wolfsburg/Germany)
  • Grace Geyoro (PSG/France)
  • Keira Walsh (FC Barcelona/England)
  • Clara Mateo (Paris FC/France)
  • Caroline Weir (Real Madrid/Scotland)
  • Georgia Stanway (FC Bayern München/England)
  • Leicy Santos (Atlético Madrid/Columbia)
  • Frida Maanum (Arsenal FC/Norway)
  • Gaëtane Thiney (Paris FC/France) 
  • Janina Minge (SC Freiburg/Germany) 
  • Kerolin Nicoli (North Carolina Courage/Brazil) 
  • Estefanía Banini (Atlético Madrid/Argentina) 
  • Barbara Dunst (Eintracht Frankfurt/Austria) 
  • Sam Coffey (Portland Thorns FC/USA) 

Forwards

  • Sam Kerr (Chelsea FC/Australia)
  • Caroline Hansen (FC Barcelona/Norway)
  • Kadidiatou Diani (Olympique Lyonnais/France) 
  • Guro Reiten (Chelsea FC/Norway)
  • Alexandra Popp (VfL Wolfsburg/Germany)
  • Sophia Smith (Portland Thorns FC/USA)
  • Ewa Pajor (VfL Wolfsburg/Poland)
  • Lauren Hemp (Manchester City/England) 
  • Lea Schüller (FC Bayern München/German)
  • Salma Paralluelo (FC Barcelona/Spanish)
  • Racheal Kundananji (Real Madrid/Zambia)
  • Lynn Williams (NJ / NY Gotham FC/USA) 
  • Rachel Daly (Aston Villa/England)
  • Khadija Shaw (Manchester City/Jamaica)
  • Chloe Kelly (Manchester City/England)
  • Eugénie Le Sommer (Olympique Lyonnais/France)
  • Trinity Rodman (Washington Spirit/USA)
  • Bethany England (Tottenham Hotspur/England)
  • Alba Redondo (Levante UD/Spain)
  • Tabitha Chawinga (PSG/Malawi)
  • Melissa Kössler (TSG 1899 Hoffenheim/German)
  • Linda Caicedo (Real Madrid/Columbia) 

TOTY Icon leaks

For the very first time last year, we saw TOTY Icons introduced into the game, and if leaker FUTSheriff's posts on X (formerly Twitter) are to be believed, they could be returning again this year.

Below are the players who have been leaked so far, but as always, these should be taken with a pinch of salt:

  • Ronaldo (Brazil) 
  • Patrick Viera (France) 
  • Franck Ribery (France) 
  • Mia Hamm (USA) 
  • Xavi (Spain) 
  • Lothar Matthäus (Germany)
  • Michael Essien (Ghana) 
  • Rio Ferdinand (England) 

For the first time, leaks also suggest that these cards could feature two different PlayStyle+ abilities, meaning that they will be even more overpowered. No doubt, these cards will be some of the most valuable cards in the game and will likely be incredibly difficult to get.

That's all you need to know about the EA FC 24 TOTY for now, but we'll keep this page updated as more info drops in the build-up to the release. If you’re on the hunt for more guides, why not check out our EA FC homepage where we have covered Evolutions, PlayStyles and more?

Morgan is one of the Guides Writers at GGRecon. He first started writing about games for fun whilst doing his BA (Hons) in History and Film. Since then he has turned this passion into a career and was previously an Editor at VideoGamer before joining GGRecon. Despite enjoying all sorts of games, he can often be found playing Football Manager, Red Dead Redemption 2 or Sekiro.

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