Manchester United youngster Hannibal Mejbri has been added to an EA SPORTS FIFA gaming title for the first time ever, with the midfielder’s overall rating and potential confirmed.
EA SPORTS release regular player database updates for FIFA 21, also known as a server updates, in order to add, edit, remove and make other changes to players based on what is happening in real-life. For example, players who perform well in real-life often get upgraded, whilst players who don’t play often get downgraded.
Sometimes these updates also include youngsters being added to playable teams on FIFA 21, with players like Louie Barry and Amad Diallo among the players added to the game in recent weeks.
And now in the latest update, United youngster Hannibal has been added to the game, which is the first time ever that he has featured on a FIFA gaming title.
As such, we now know Mejbri’s overall rating, individual attributes and overall rating on the game, check out his full profile below.
Hannibal Mejbri on FIFA 21
Overall rating: 60/100
Overall potential: 83/100
Best attributes: Agility (74), aggression (70), sprint speed (68), composure (64), acceleration (64), dribbling (63), short passing (62), vision (62)
The 18-year-old midfielder will be only 17 when you start a new Career Mode save on FIFA 21 after the latest update, with the French youngster clearly a big talent.
Hannibal has been given an overall rating of 60 out of 100 on FIFA 21.
Due to his young age, Hannibal is some way off being good enough for the United first team squad on FIFA 21, with the youngster far behind the likes of Axel Tuanzebe (74), Brandon Williams (75) and Mason Greenwood (77).
But, the youngster has also been given a potential rating of 83 out of 100.
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This means that Hannibal can become better than players like Scott McTominay (80), Donny van de Beek (82), Harry Maguire (82) and Anthony Martial (83), according to FIFA 21.
Hannibal is one to keep an eye on for United in real-life, but it’s worth keeping track of the midfielder on your Career Mode save too after the latest update.
Other Manchester United youngsters such as Arnau Puigmal, Anthony Elanga, Reece Devine and D’Mani Bughail-Mellor have also been added to the United squad on FIFA 21 as part of the latest update.
FIFA 21 is out now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC, with FIFA 21 next gen also available on PlayStation 5, or Xbox One to Xbox Series X/S at no extra cost.
To upgrade your current gen version of FIFA 21 to the next gen version of FIFA 21 (alongside the current gen version) on your PS5, Xbox Series X or Xbox Series S, you have to log into your next generation console with the platform account associated with your Xbox One or PS4 copy of FIFA 21, and you’ll then will be able to access FIFA 21 next gen through your games library.