Liverpool ahead Diogo Jota has stated he feels let down by the 80 ranking he has been given in EA Sports activities’ “FIFA 21” recreation.
The Portugal worldwide, who joined Liverpool from Wolves in September for £41 million, received the inaugural ePremier League Invitational in April — beating Trent Alexander-Arnold — to point out he is aware of what he’s speaking about in relation to FIFA.
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“I feel they had been taken without warning with my transfer to Liverpool,” Jota advised Portuguese channel TVI. “They thought I used to be going to remain at Wolves and did not even hassle to improve my card’s attributes.
“Though I used to be among the finest scorers within the Europa League, sadly, they didn’t hassle to vary my card.”
Jota scored 44 objectives in a complete of 131 appearances for Wolves, together with hat tips in final season’s Europa League wins over Besiktas and Espanyol.
His ranking within the digital soccer recreation has remained the identical as in final 12 months’s version.
Jota has scored seven objectives in 11 appearances since becoming a member of Liverpool.
The 23-year-old was named Participant of the Week within the final spherical of the Champions League after his hat trick in Liverpool’s 5-0 win over Atalanta.
An enormous fan of the digital recreation since his childhood, Jota has shared his outcomes on-line with followers.
“I wish to play FIFA, I at all times favored it, it was one thing I at all times did and I nonetheless do,” Jota stated. “After I obtained house from faculty, I might do my homework after which I might begin taking part in. I additionally went to the yard to play ball, however I at all times spent a variety of time holding on to the controller. “
Jota is nonetheless wanting ahead to receiving his Professional Participant Card, a particular 99-rated card real-life footballers obtain in FIFA Final Crew.
“So long as they ship me my 99 card, which it appears each skilled participant is entitled to, I’m blissful,” he stated.