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<ul><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 1/12</p><p>FIFA 15: 10 Under Rated Teams</p><p>Which Need Upgrading</p><p>http://www.gamebasin.com/news/fifa-15-10-under-rated-teams-which-</p><p>need-upgrading</p><p>EachandeveryyeartheexcitementsurroundingthereleaseofanewFIFAgamewithallof its</p><p>incrediblenewgraphicalflourishesandgameplayalterationsbothrevolutionaryandsubtleis</p><p>matchedbytheintrigueinthenewsetofplayerratings,systematicallyrankingthebest(andworst)</p><p>playersontheplanetbythenumbers.Oftenfansofthefootballingfranchisewilleagerlyexamine</p><p>whatratingstheguysoveratEASportshavegiventoallthetopplayerslongbeforetheyactually</p><p>sitdown</p><p>and</p><p>have</p><p>an</p><p>actual</p><p>match.</p><p>Equally</p><p>as</p><p>intriguing</p><p>as</p><p>the</p><p>player</p><p>ratings</p><p>are</p><p>what</p><p>ratings</p><p>the</p><p>worldsgreatestteamshavebeengiven.Inmanywaysratingateam isevenmoredifficultthan</p><p>ratingaplayer.Ofcoursetheindividualswithinateamareahugefactorbutthefactofthematter</p><p>isthatteamscansometimesplaywithsynergyandoutdoexpectationsorflatlydisappoint.Itisthe</p><p>joboftheguysatEAtoensurethateachteamisfairlyratedbasedonwhattheyhaveachievedin</p><p>thepreviousseasonandthesigningstheyhavebeenabletomakeoverthesummerbreak.Now</p><p>that FIFA 14 is nearing the end of its cycle and FIFA 15 is rapidly getting closer to its highly</p><p>anticipatedreleasewecanmakesomesuggestionsaboutwhichsparinglyratedteamsshouldbe</p><p>givenlongoverdueupgradesinthenextgame.Herearethe10teamswhoshouldbeupgraded:</p><p>10. Bayern Munich 5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 2/12</p><p>Att:82/Mid:83/Def:83TheircapitulationintheChampionsLeaguecanmakeiteasytoforget</p><p>thatBayernMunichstillhadan incredible2013/14season.UnderthenewmanagementofPep</p><p>GuardiolatheBavariangiantswontheFIFAClubWorldCup,UEFASuperCup,DFBPokalandmost</p><p>importantlytheBundesliga.TheydidntjustwintheBundesligathough;Bayernbecamethefirst</p><p>clubtoclinchtheleaguetitleinMarchwithanincrediblesevengamestoplay.Twodisappointing</p><p>performances against RealMadrid are not enough to undo the success of last season. This</p><p>dominanceoftheBundesligamustresultinBayernMunichbeingratedasoneofthebestteams</p><p>inthegame,secondonlytoRealMadrid.MarioMandukiwasapotentstrikerinhisownright</p><p>buttheadditionofRobertLewandowskifromBorussiaDortmundissuretogivetheBavariansan</p><p>offensive boost, continuing the trend of Bayern draining their rivals of theirmajor stars. The</p><p>performanceofGermanyintheWorldCupshouldalsohaveapositiveimpactonBayernsFIFA15</p><p>rating. They may have lost Toni Kroos to Real Madrid butBastian Schweinsteiger,Philipp</p><p>Lahm,ThomasMllerandMarioGtzeallhadexceptionaltournaments.</p><p>9. Roma 4.5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 3/12</p><p>Att:</p><p>78</p><p>/</p><p>Mid:</p><p>79</p><p>/</p><p>Def:</p><p>77TheappointmentofformerLillemanagerRudiGarciahelpedto</p><p>reviveRomafromadisappointingfewseasons.The2013/13seasonsawthecapitalssidefinisha</p><p>disappointing6thplaceandlosingtofiercerivalsLaziointheCoppaItaliafinal.Thismeantthat</p><p>forthesecondseasoninarowtheItaliansidehadmissedoutonEuropeanfootball.Itseemed</p><p>likechangewasinevitableandunderthemanagementofGarciatheclubhavereturnedtotheir</p><p>winningways.Lastseason they finishedsecond to Italiangiants Juventusandsowill finallybe</p><p>returning to theChampionsLeaguenext season.With thecurrent squadofplayersatGarcias</p><p>disposal,anyteamfacingRoma inEuropeorinSerieAnextseasonshouldbewary.TheWolves</p><p>havetalentedplayers invirtuallyeveryareaofthepitch,withseasonedveteranFrancescoTotti</p><p>captaininga lineupwhich includesthe likesofDanieleDeRossi,Maiconandthehighlytouted</p><p>KevinStrootman.TheadditionofAshleyColewhowasreleasedbyChelseawillsurelyprovetobe</p><p>extremelyusefulintheir2014/15campaignandshoulddefinitelyimprovethat77defensiverating.</p><p>8. Liverpool 4.5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 4/12</p><p>Att: 78 / Mid: 79 / Def: 79 Liverpools 2013/14 campaign may have ultimately ended in</p><p>disappointmentbuttheystillcamewithinahairsbreadthofupsettingthefinancialsuperpowers</p><p>of the league likeManchesterCityandChelseabywinningthatcovetedtitle.Thingsmayhave</p><p>takenanosediveinthefinalfewgamesbutLiverpoolhavemostcertainlyproventhemselvesto</p><p>bea5starcalibreteam.EvenwiththelossofLuisSurez,Liverpoolarestillworthyofmorethana</p><p>78offensiverating.TheterrorizingtrioofSurez,SterlingandSturridgemayhavebeenbrokenup</p><p>butthedynamicduowhichremainswillstillbemorethanenoughtogivemostdefencesproblems.</p><p>ThemidfieldwiththeagingyetstillverytalentedStevenGerrardsupplyingthemoreyouthfullikes</p><p>ofCoutinhoandJordanHendersonalsoprovedtobeextremelyeffectivelastseason.Ifyouwere</p><p>goingtocriticiseoneaspectoftheLiverpoolsquaditwouldbetheirdefence.Theteamoperated</p><p>onascoremorethanouropponentphilosophywhichmeantthattheyconcededmoregoalsthan</p><p>thetopfiveteams,despitecomingsecond.ThelossofSurezmaynotbecripplingbutitmeans</p><p>theywillhave to revise thisphilosophy.Theadditionof20millionsigningDejanLovren from</p><p>Southamptonis</p><p>most</p><p>certainly</p><p>astep</p><p>in</p><p>the</p><p>right</p><p>direction.</p><p>7. Netherlands 4.5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 5/12</p><p>Att:</p><p>85</p><p>/</p><p>Mid:</p><p>78</p><p>/</p><p>Def:</p><p>74PriortotheWorldCuptheNetherlandswhowouldultimately</p><p>finishamuchdeservedthirdwereratedasbeinglesslikelytowinbybookmakersthanEngland.</p><p>EventhefanaticalDutchfanshadlowexpectationsfortheirsupposedlyimbalancedsquad.Asis</p><p>reflectedintheFIFA14rating,itwaswidelybelievedthattheexceptionaloffensivemightofthe</p><p>Dutchcouldntmakeupfortheirdefence.IftheWorldCuphasprovenanythingitstoexpectthe</p><p>unexpected.Theymayhavestartedthetournamentwithanattackingmasterclass intheir51</p><p>drubbingofSpainbutthroughoutthetournamentthepivotalaspectoftheDutchsidewastheir</p><p>defence.RatherthanthepotentduoofArjenRobbenandRobinvanPersiedecimatingopponents,</p><p>itwasthedefensiveunitwhichallowedtheDutchtoedgepasttheiropponentsincloselycontested</p><p>games.ThefinalthreepivotalgamesofthetournamentfortheDutchwereallcleansheets.The</p><p>Netherlandsprovedthat theirdefence isworth farmore thana74 ratingtheboostwhich it</p><p>shouldreceiveinFIFA15willsurelytakethemuptotheloftyheightsofbeinga5starside.</p><p>6. Southampton 4 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 6/12</p><p>Att:78/Mid:73/Def:71Southamptonhadaphenomenallastseasonwhichnotonlysawthem</p><p>finisheighthbutalsohadtheSaintsplayingsomeofthemost fluid football inthe league.This</p><p>superb footballhasmeantthatSouthamptonhaveeffectivelybecomethewateringholeofthe</p><p>Premier Leagues bigger clubs, losing Dejan Lovren, Adam Lallana and Rickie Lambert all to</p><p>Liverpool,CalumChambers toArsenalandLukeShaw toManchesterUnited.These loseshave</p><p>unquestionablydamaged thequalityof Southamptons squadbut theyare stilldeservingof a</p><p>higherratinginFIFA15.TheymayhavelostsometalentedplayersbutasitstandsSouthampton</p><p>stillhaveplentyofquality,notleastdangerousforwardJayRodriguez.ThelossofShaw,Lovrenand</p><p>Chamberswillsurelyhurttheirdefensiveeffortsbuttheyhaveretainedenoughqualityattheback</p><p>tojustifymore than a 71defensive rating.Now that the Saints seem to be settledwith new</p><p>chairmanRalphKrueger,theywillhopefullyreinvestsomeofthemoneytheyvemadeinthisactive</p><p>transferwindowintosomenewstarstostrengthenthesquadandensuretheycanbuildonthe</p><p>exceptionaldisplayoflastseason.</p><p>5. Crystal Palace 3.5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 7/12</p><p>Att:70 / Mid:70 / Def:68CrystalPalacewereoneofthebiggestsurprisesofthe2013/14</p><p>season.TheEagleswereevaluatedasbeingtheonlyteamcertaintogodownbybookmakers.The</p><p>onlypeoplewhobelievedthesoutheastLondonclubcouldremaininthetopflightweretheclubs</p><p>amazingfanswhoplayednosmallpartintheclubsastoundingseason.NotonlydidtheEagles</p><p>underthemasterfulmanagementofTonyPulismanagetoavoidrelegationbuttheydiditwith</p><p>pointstospare,finishing in11thplace.TheratingsinFIFA15shouldreflectPalacesstatusasan</p><p>established Premier League club no longer the leagueswhipping boys. The 3.5 star rating</p><p>currentlyputsPalaceastheequalsofseveralChampionshipclubswhichquiteclearly isnotthe</p><p>case.Inthelatterhalfoftheseasontheclubbuiltupareputationasateamnotoriouslyhardto</p><p>takepointsfrom,particularlywhenplayingathome.ThefactthatPalacesdefencehasbeenlisted</p><p>astheirweakestareaisrathersurprising.ThelikesofJoelWard,DeanMoxeyandDamienDelaney</p><p>allplayedvaliantlyindefencewhilegrittydefensivemidfieldersMileJedinakandKagishoDikgacoi</p><p>putfearintotheheartsofoppositionforwards.ThedefendingqualitiesofCrystalPalaceprovedto</p><p>betheirstrongestquality(despitetheFIFA14rating)whiletheystruggledmoreontheoffensive</p><p>end.TheadditionoftheexplosiveFraizerCampbellfromCardiffCityissuretohelptheEaglesgoal</p><p>scoringwoes.</p><p>4. Everton 4.5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 8/12</p><p>Att:76/Mid:76/Def:77Evertonfansweredismayedwhentheannouncementwasmadethat</p><p>DavidMoyeswouldbeendinghis11yeartenureattheclubforthevacantUnitedjob.TheToffees</p><p>ultimatelyhadthelastlaughasRobertoMartnezguidedtheclubtoafifthplacefinishaheadof</p><p>ManchesterUnited.Despitenothavingmadeanymajorsignings,Martnezhadthesquadfiringon</p><p>all cylinders by utilising the loanmarket. Romelu Lukaku (on loan from Chelsea) finished as</p><p>Evertonstopscorerwith16goalsinallcompetitionswhileGarethBarry(onloanfromManchester</p><p>City) provided some essential experience inmidfield. Everton have already signedBarry on a</p><p>permanentbasisandMartnezhashintedthatadealforLukaku is inthepipeline.Severalnew</p><p>promisingyoungtalentsemerged lastseasonwhoshouldgiveEvertonsFIFA15ratingaboost.</p><p>Players like Ross Barkley, Josh Stones and JamesMcCarthy (whowas signed fromWigan) all</p><p>enrichedMartnez squad greatly. Theymay have narrowlymissed out on Champions League</p><p>footballbuttheexceptional2013/14seasonatGoodisonParkshoulddefinitelymeanthatEverton</p><p>becomehigherratedinEASportspopulargame.</p><p>3. Chile 4 Star</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 9/12</p><p>Att:78/Mid:76/Def:72Anexitintheroundof16bynomeansdoesChilesexcellentWorldCup</p><p>campaignjustice.Notonlydidtheycomeclosetoknockingthehostsoutofthecompetitioninthe</p><p>firstknockoutstagebuttheyplayedmesmerising,offenceorientatedfootballwhichrightlymade</p><p>themafanfavourite.NotonlydidtheyunpickatoughAustraliansidebuttheycomfortablyeased</p><p>theirwaypastformerchampionsSpainandinsodoingknockedthemoutofthecompetition.The</p><p>grittyVidalwasapillarinmidfield,usinghisaccuratepassestosupplythelikesofAlexisSanchez,</p><p>PinillaandIsla.TheChileansidealwayslookeddangerousandmanyweresadtoseethemexitthe</p><p>competitionatarelativelyearlystage.Attimestheiroffensivestyleleftthemopenatthebackbut</p><p>ClaudioBravowasalmostalwaysonhandtoprotectthegoal.Indeeditwasthankstotheheroics</p><p>oftheChileankeeperthathewassignedbyBarcelonaonafouryeardeal,handpickedtobeVictor</p><p>Valdessuccessor.Chiles ratingasajustaboveaverage international teamonFIFA14 isbyno</p><p>meansaccurate.TheywereinchesawayfrombeatingBrazilandwhoknowshowtheywouldhave</p><p>faredagainstColombiaandGermany. InFIFA15theSouthAmericanteamshouldbehonoured</p><p>withamuch</p><p>higher</p><p>rating.</p><p>2. Chelsea 5 Stars</p></li><li><p>8/11/2019 FIFA 15 10 Under-Rated Teams Which Need Upgrading - GameBasin.com</p><p> 10/12</p><p>Att:83/Mid:81/Def:82ChelseasfirstseasoninthesecondreignoftheJosMourinhowillbe</p><p>rememberedasadisappointingone.Whenitwasannouncedthattheflamboyantmanagerwould</p><p>be returning to StamfordBridge peoplewerent discussingwhether or not Chelseawould be</p><p>addingtotheiralreadyimpressivetrophycabinetbutratherhowmanypiecesofsilverwarethey</p><p>wouldwinultimatelytheywouldwinnothing.Basedonthisforgettableprecedingseason,why</p><p>then should Chelsea receive a higher rating in FIFA 15? The answer is that, in typicalRoman</p><p>Abramovichstyle,Chelseahavebeenflashingthecashandhaveaddedsomeexcitingplayersto</p><p>theiralready stacked squad. In recent seasons theBlueshad suffered froma lackofoffensive</p><p>potencywhichmeantthatmostoftheirgoalscamefrommidfield.However,withthesigningof</p><p>32milliongoalscoringmachineDiegoCosta,Chelseaareboundtolookmorevenomouswhen</p><p>attacking.Additionallywerecently learntthatclub legendDidierDrogbawouldbereturningto</p><p>StamfordBridgeasafreetransfer.Thoughnow36yearsold,Didierhasproventhathecanstill</p><p>scoregoalsdespitethelossofmuchofhispace.ThesigningofCescFabregasonafiveyearcontract</p><p>meansthat</p><p>they</p><p>will</p><p>also</p><p>have</p><p>an</p><p>audaciously</p><p>talented</p><p>playmaker</p><p>in</p><p>midfield</p><p>who</p><p>will</p><p>be</p><p>able</p><p>to</p><p>tap into thepaceofHazardandWillianon thewings,aswellas linkingupwithnewly signed</p><p>fullbackFilipeLuis.Chelseawilltrulytakesomestoppingnextseason;FIFA15needstoreflectthat</p><p>fact.</p><p>1. 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