FIFA21: Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo amongst the top 10 ranked players

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1. Lionel Messi
1. Lionel Messi
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
2. Cristiano Ronaldo
3. Robert Lewandowski
3. Robert Lewandowski
6. Neymar
6. Neymar
5.Jan Oblak
5.Jan Oblak
7. Virgil van Dijk
7. Virgil van Dijk
9. Kylian Mbappe
9. Kylian Mbappe
8 Mohamed Salah
8 Mohamed Salah
10.Sadio Mane
10.Sadio Mane
4. Kevin De Bruyne
4. Kevin De Bruyne

With FIFA21 set to be released in the coming weeks, EA Sports have revealed the official ratings - here are the 10 highest ranked players which included Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

The most popular sports video game has returned once again for its 27th edition since being launched in 1993 with each passing year bringing more innovation than the next.

Scroll through the gallery to see the 10 highest-rated players in FIFA21

While there's been criticism from sections of the loyal fanbase over the career mode in recent years, the online functionalities and Ultimate Team sections have been well received.

However, ahead of the official launch, what matters most of getting a sneak peek into the latest rating from the EA Sports developers with the biggest superstars listed amongst the top 10.

Ronaldo and Messi's dominance in world football over more than a decade have seen them leading the rankings in the video game over the period.

But after indifferent seasons with Juventus and FC Barcelona respectively, have they finally been overtaken? There's only one way to find out...