The release date for FIFA 22, and therefore the start of the new Ultimate Team season, is fast approaching. The game releases on September 27 for those who pre-order the Ultimate Edition, with regular edition players able to access the game from October 1, the official release date. EA is also giving a 10-hour access window to subscribers of EA Play which begins on September 22, giving EA Play subscribers a jump start on the game and, crucially, Ultimate Team, which will be playable during the trial period. So to get ready for the new season of Ultimate Team, here’s a list of the top five players to snap up for your starting team. These Ultimate Team starting players have been chosen for a variety of reasons but accessibility during the early stages of the game has been key to deciding which players have made the cut.