The infamous FIFA 23 leak-based Twitter account FUT Sheriff recently revealed that legendary Spanish defender Carles Puyol will be receiving a World Cup Icon card in the game.
Recent leaks suggest that he will arrive as a Squad Building Challenge, which is exciting news for fans looking to grind for an elite-tier defensive player in Ultimate Team.With the World Cup being in full swing, EA Sports has released a host of themed content to celebrate the iconic tournament, including a squad of World Cup Icons.
These Icons are upgraded versions of their mid versions, but are inferior to their Prime cards. Since Prime versions are yet to be released in FIFA 23, these are the best available cards for those respective Icons.Note: This article is speculative and based entirely on leaks from social media.World Cup Icons have been included in Ultimate Team to celebrate their achievements at the international level, and very few defenders in the history of the game are as accomplished as Carles Puyol.
The Spanish legend led his nation to glory in three consecutive major tournaments, winning the Euros in 2008 and 2012, as well as the coveted World Cup trophy in 2010.Unfortunately, Carles Puyol has been historically unpopular in FIFA due to his lack of pace.Read more on sportskeeda.com