The most current Marquee Matchups are now available in EA FC 24 Ultimate Team, featuring some of the most anticipated upcoming fixtures in club football. With domestic leagues across Europe resuming regular proceedings after the international break, there are plenty of enticing clashes to look forward to in the coming week. The international break provided fans with exciting fixtures in the World Cup and UEFA Euro qualifiers; however, the excitement around club football is unparalleled. Leagues across the continent are heating up, and the matches featured in the latest set of EA FC 24 Marquee Matchups will significantly influence the standings in the league tables.
Marquee Matchups have been a prominent feature in the Ultimate Team since the introduction of Squad Building Challenges in FIFA 17. These SBC sets help create hype around upcoming matches while providing cheap and easy packs in exchange for low-rated fodder players. With the Thunderstruck promo coming to an end in EA FC 24, this could be the final opportunity to test luck with some packs.
The two headlining fixtures of this SBC set will be instrumental in determining the fate of the title race in the Premier League and La Liga. With Newcastle United facing off against Manchester United and FC Barcelona playing Atletico Madrid, fans are in for a treat this weekend.
Similar to its predecessors, this set also consists of four individual segments, each representing a different fixture and providing unique packs in return. These are the specific stipulations mentioned in the requirements of each segment:
1. Al Hilal vs Al Nassr
– ROSHN Saudi League players: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Players from one club: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Silver players: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Player Quality: Minimum Bronze
– Total chemistry: Minimum 14
2. Feyenoord vs PSV
– Players from Eredivisie: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Countries/Regions: Minimum seven in your starting eleven
– Players from the same league: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Rare players: Minimum four in your starting eleven
– Player Quality: Minimum silver
– Total chemistry: Minimum 18
3. Newcastle United vs Manchester United
– Newcastle United players: Minimum one in your starting eleven
– Manchester United players: Minimum one in your starting eleven
– Clubs: Minimum five in your starting eleven
– Rare players: Minimum two in your starting eleven
– Team overall rating: Minimum 75
– Total chemistry: Minimum 22
4. FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid
– FC Barcelona players: Minimum one in your starting eleven
– Atletico Madrid players: Minimum one in your starting eleven
– Players from the same country: Minimum four in your starting eleven
– Rare players: Minimum three in your starting eleven
– Team overall rating: Minimum 76
– Total chemistry: Minimum 26
The overall expected cost of the SBC is approximately 13,000 coins, while the group reward is a Premium Gold players pack worth 25,000 coins in the EA FC 24 Store, making the SBC worthwhile.