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There are so many fantastic strikers and wingers in FIFA 23 that it is difficult to fit them all in your starting eleven. However, when you have a whole squad to work with in Career Mode, you should never have a shortage of depth up-front.
Many common teams at the forefront of European football have only one striker, so they must have all of it: enough speed to get in behind, enough physicality to hold up the ball, a deft enough touch to tie up play, and a deadly eye for goal to finish off attacks.
There are only a few people out there who match this bill perfectly. Not all of them will break the bank as well, with players capable of covering all kinds of budgets and playstyles.
When it comes to Wingers, there are a few tips you can take. Do you want to get into the more conventional interpretation with wide-man who typically swing crosses into the box? Do you want to take inspiration from Jurgen Klopps Liverpool and make the wingers the focal point of your attack as inside forwards?
All of FIFA 23''s best strikers will be judged by the highest overall ratings in the game. While many of them will be familiar names, they are still the most dangerous forwards.
Then, to introduce you to some current and new players you might not have heard of, you can include some lower overall strikers and wingers with very good potential. Not all of them will be available shortly before, but you will surely be faced with them in the finals as your save goes on. FIFA 23 Wonderkids is a whole page.
Finally, make sure you scan the best strikers and wingers to sign in FIFA 23 Career Mode based on our extensive research (that means playing FIFA too much). They are the most spectacular, most overpowered players you can add to your squad, so don''t worry if they end up making things too easy!
We have also published reviews on FIFA 23, the best CAMs, CMs, and CDMs, the best defenses in FIFA 23, and the best goalkeepers in FIFA 23.
Which strikers will sign in FIFA 23 Career?
- Beto - Udinese - 24 - 21m Value / 18,00 Wage - 79 OVR/ 82 POT
Overpowered statistics aren''t limited to players with a shady ceiling for growth, but with remarkable potential you can make your own.
Beto, a fantastic, realistic signing for a variety of teams in the top divisions, boasts 90 sprint speed and strength as well as mid-80s finishing. Did we mention him as 6 foot 4?
With good positioning and good dribbling, you might do a lot worse than having Beto lead your attack.
- Victor Osimhen - Napoli - 23 - 50m Value / 62,000 Wage - 83 OVR/ 89 POT
Thanks to his outstanding all-round analysis on a deceptively low overall rating, this is excellent, with a 90+ pace, 85 strength, nearly 90 finishing, and 80 dribbling right from the start.
Despite his ability to reach around 6 feet tall, Osimhen is made an absolute demon in the air, which is an undervalued asset from corners and crosses.
In real life, he was extremely unlucky with injuries, but this may be a breakout season, which has seen his rating rise.
- Nicolo Zaniolo - Roma - 22 - 45.6m Value / 61,000 Wage - 81 OVR/ 88 POT
In an attempt to balance the books, Totti, the heir-apparent, has always been linked with moves away from the Stadio Olimpico, but Nicolo Zaniolo, despite a string of serious injuries, still feels like a great player.
Zaniolo is capable of playing up front or deeper because of his high-pressure technique, which enables him to build an effective relationship. He also has excellent tackling to assist defend from the back in a high-pressing system.
- Youssoufa Moukoko - Borussia Dortmund - 17 - 4m Value / 5,000 Wage - 71 OVR/ 89 POT
Youssoufa Moukoko, the Bundesliga''s youngest goalcorer, is still 17 years old, tying his mark just hours after being even permitted to enter senior football.
With a great pace and a great dribbling and finishing already, he is the archetypal unreal Road to Glory signing and a real gem in FIFA 23.
- Brian Brobbey - Ajax - 20 - 14.2m Value / 11,000 Wage - 76 OVR/ 85 POT
After a really rocky situation in which he let his contract at Ajax go down for a free transfer, only to be loaned back to Ajax and made permanent for around 20 million euros less than a year later, Brian Brobbey has become a must-buy for any team with the money to sign him.
With over 80 speed, 90 strength, and more, he is sure to fly up in terms of scoring with any amount of regular game time.
- Noah Okafor - RB Salzburg - 22 - 10.8m Value / 22,000 Wage - 75 OVR/ 83 POT
Noah Okafor, a ludicrous transaction with just unbelievable stats for the price, has electric speed, mammoth strength, and excellent dribbling and finishing.
With the mid-90s speed and mid-80s strength, his mid-70s techniques will catch up, and everything will be unplayable.
- Datro Fofana - Molde - 19 - 2m Value / 1,000 Wage - 66 OVR/ 83 POT
Datro Fofana has aided cash-strapped clubs to access physically overpowered players.
Now, you know what you should anticipate: 90 pace and 82 strength are the highlights, but nearly 70 dribbling and mid-60s finish aren''t bad at all for a 66-rated striker.
In FIFA 23, he has an incredible road to glory player with 83 potential to bring to the party.
- Goncalo Ramos - Benfica - 21 - 12m Value / 10,000 Wage - 75 OVR/ 85 POT
Goncalo Ramos, who played nearly all of his key roles in the mid-70s, is on the verge of becoming a very special person. No wonder he''s constantly linked to Newcastle, Leeds, and Manchester United.
With consistent game time, it will take for those 70s to turn to the 80s or even more, as well. He''s also a solid 6 feet tall, so his high jumping makes him a treat in the air as well as a goal person who can keep playing.
- Daryl Dike - West Brom - 22 - 3.6m Value / 18,000 Wage - 71 OVR/ 82 POT
In FIFA 23, crosses and long balls seem to be a lot more effective, thus a straight-up target person is a lot more fun to use.
Daryl BigDike is one of the most effective target men in the world, even if he shaves his clothes with dishwasher tablets (look it up on TikTok).
- Jonathan Burkardt - Mainz - 21 - 14.6m Value / 19,000 Wage - 76 OVR/ 84 POT
Jonathan Burkhardt is a classically-styled number nine to check out if you don''t want to use the same old players that are just stupidly overpowered.
- Ramiro Enrique - Atletico Banfield - 21 - 3.4m Value / 6,000 Wage - 70 OVR/ 82 POT
Ramiro Enrique, the recipient of a significant upgrade in FIFA 23, reminds me of Javier Chicharito Hernandez owing to his speed, strength, and 90 jump, despite being on the shorter side.
- Georgios Koutsias - PAOK - 18 - 1.3m Value / 500 Wage - 64 OVR/ 81 POT
PAOK are in the Rest of the World League, although they are priced cheap as chips, but with the potential to trouble any defence. Hence, you''ll not have to worry about losing their best prospects.
If youre increasing the leagues with a low-budget team, here''s what you should look out for.
- Benjamin Sesko - Salzburg - 19 - 4.7m Value / 11,000 Wage - 72 OVR/ 85 POT
Despite his age, this teenage goal man is capable, mobile and technically proficient, and is well-connected with Manchester United.
This year, crossing is a lot better, so feel free to lump balls up to the big guy.
Who are the best wingers to sign in FIFA 23 Career Mode?
- Antonio Nusa - Club Brugge - 17 - 2.8m Value / 2,000 Wage - 68 OVR/ 88 POT
I usually dislike using low-skillers, but Antonio Nusa''s starting potential of +20 cannot be ignored.
Despite a poor 42 stamina, he has excellent speed, agility, and dribbling to make an impact late in games while you focus on training him swiftly to improve his longevity as quickly as possible.
- Cody Gakpo - PSV - 23 - 44.7m Value / 25,000 Wage - 83 OVR/ 87 POT
One of Europe''s top five league players is allegedly on a plane bound for Leeds until Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal warned him to depart if he wanted to attend the World Cup, according to Cody Gapko.
He''s a great, but expensive signing, fast and very technically gifted with excellent finishing.
- Noa Lang - Club Brugge - 23 - 24.1m Value / 23,000 Wage - 78 OVR/ 85 POT
All the excitement during the summer was centered on the capture of Charles De Ketelaere by AC Milan, but Noa Lang has long been linked to a number of top clubs.
In FIFA 23, he is able to play anywhere across the forward line. He also has a feature in Outside Foot Shot that allows you to easily biff it in from distance.
- Octavian Popescu - Steaua Bucarest - 19 - 3.8m Value / 6,000 Wage - 71 OVR/ 84 POT
Popescu is capable of playing on either side of the wings and has the ability to squibber, but with a fee that suits most budgets.
Despite a minor downgrade, most of his key points remain unchanged, and he''s just now getting cheaper.
- Martin Terrier - Stade Rennais - 25 - 29.2m Value / 52,000 Wage - 81 OVR/ 84 POT
Martin Terrier, an insider who has excellent Premier League-ready goals, scored 21 goals in Ligue 1 for Stade Rennais last season, and has 84 games to show this term.
It does not look like a fluke, but he''s sporting a higher percentage of the 1-in-2 mark this term.
He was ideally positioned to join West Ham, Leicester, and Liverpool in the summer.
- Christian Pulisic - Chelsea - 23 - 41.3m Value / 103,000 Wage - 82 OVR/ 88 POT
Christian Pulisic has kind-of found himself lacking in Chelsea at the start of the season, so it would not be out of the realms of potential for a wealthy club to jump in and take him, according to Newcastle?
It''s not all bluster, though, he''s an elite, capable dribbler with considerable potential to improve his end-product.
- Rayan Cherki - Lyon - 18 - 6m Value / 16,000 Wage - 73 OVR/ 88 POT
Rayan Cherki is a ballhandler and has a lot of fun to play with. The one of the few natural 5-star weak foot and 5-star skill move players in FIFA 23 (others include Neymar and Ousmane Dembele, no less).
- Noni Madueke - PSV - 20 - 19.8m Value / 14,000 Wage - 77 OVR/ 86 POT
He''s beaten his potential in FIFA 23, but Noni Madueke is still an excellent signing for any team in Career Mode.
At such a young age, his 90-year-old pace and 85-dribbling make him a real deal player.
- Gustav Isaksen - FC Midtjylland - 21 - 3.1m Value / 10,000 Wage - 70 OVR/ 78 POT
Your friend with Gustav Isaksen is well-suited to picking up, but with fantastic physical abilities and prognosis as well as good dribbling, so chances are hell outgrow his natural rating as you ascend the leagues.
- Brennan Johnson - Nottingham Forest - 21 - 10.8m Value / 37,000 Wage - 75 OVR/ 85 POT
Brennan Johnson is on the radar of top clubs throughout the Forests promotion season.
He can play through the middle as well, but would play the inside forward role perfectly.
- Marcus Edwards - Sporting - 23 - 18.9m Value / 13,000 Wage - 78 OVR/ 84 POT
Marcus Edwards has been remained a player until FIFA 23 he can''t be ignored after leaving Spurs for Portugal.
It''s only a matter of time before the Premier League comes to knocking.
- Ernest Poku - AZ Alkmaar - 18 - 1.1m Value / 1,000 Wage - 63 OVR/ 83 POT
Real cheap, real fast, and plenty of potential. What more must i say?
- Jesper Karlsson - AZ Alkmaar - 23 - 18.1m Value / 11,000 Wage - 78 OVR/ 83 POT
I hadn''t heard of this guy before, but he looks absolutely, really fun to use.
With fast-paced mid-80s stats and 5-star skill moves, Jesper Karlsson looks like a tricky, agile fan-favourite in the end.
FIFA 23''s highest overall Strikers and Wingers
|Highest Overall FIFA 23 Strikers and Wingers|
|Kylian Mbappe||23||ST, LW||PSG||91||95|
|Karim Benzema||34||ST||Real Madrid||91||91|
|Cristiano Ronaldo||37||ST, LW||Manchester United||90||90|
|Erling Haaland||21||ST||Man City||88||94|
|Vinicius Jr||21||LW||Real Madrid||86||92|
|Christopher Nkunku||24||ST, CF||RB Leipzig||86||89|
|Riyad Mahrez||31||RW||Man City||86||86|
|Raheem Sterling||27||LW, RW, ST||Chelsea||86||86|
|Phil Foden||22||RW, LW, CF||Man City||85||92|
|Diogo Jota||25||LW, ST||Liverpool||85||89|
|Gerard Moreno||30||ST, RW||Villareal||85||85|
|Memphis Depay||28||LW, ST||Barcelona||85||85|
|Iago Aspas||34||ST||Celta Vigo||85||85|
|Joao Felix||22||ST||Atletico Madrid||84||90|
|Rafael Leao||23||LW||AC Milan||84||90|
|Kai Havertz||23||RW, ST||Chelsea||84||91|
|Jadon Sancho||22||LW, RW||Man United||84||88|
|Oyarzabal||25||LW, RW||Real Sociedad||84||86|
In FIFA 23, lower overall high potential victories and wings.
|Lower Overall, High Potential Strikers and Wingers in FIFA 23|
|Player Name:||Age:||Position(s):||Team:||Overall:||Starting Potential:|
|Rayan Cherki||18||LW, RW, ST||Lyon||73||88|
|Antonio Nusa||17||LW, RW, ST||Club Brugge||68||88|
|Charles De Ketelaere||21||LW, ST||AC Milan||78||88|
|Ferran Torres||22||RW, LW, ST||Barcelona||82||88|
|Yeremy Pino||19||RW, ST||Villareal||79||87|
|Adam Hlozek||19||LW, ST||Leverkusen||77||87|
|Thiago Almada||21||LW, RW||Atlanta United||76||87|
|Joe Gelhardt||20||ST||Leeds United||72||87|
|Julian Alvarez||22||ST, LW, RW||Man City||78||86|
|Noni Madueke||20||RW, ST||PSV||77||86|
|Michael Olise||20||RW||Crystal Palace||76||86|
|Matteo Cancellieri||19||RW, ST||Lazio||73||86|
|Kayky||19||RW||Pacos de Ferreira (Man City)||66||86|
|Benjamin Sesko||19||ST||RB Salzburg||72||85|
|Wilfried Gnonto||18||ST, RW||Leeds United||69||85|
|Stipe Biuk||19||LW||Hajduk Split||70||85|
|Marko Lazetic||18||ST||AC Milan||65||85|