You'll be pleased to know that EA Sports FC 24 continues a lot of FIFA's traditions, including the free agents in single-player Career Mode.
Just because it's no longer an official FIFA tie-in, doesn't mean we'll lose the game we've known and loved for the past three decades. This means you'll still be trying to build your dream team while keeping an eye on your funds...
If you're a fan of the series, you'll know that budgeting is a huge part of Career Mode and keeping an eye on the best cheap players is essential. What's cheaper than free? Luckily for you, we've compiled an extensive list of the best free agents to sign right away!
Keep reading to find out who the best EA FC 24 free agents are to sign in Career Mode.
Best free agents in EA FC 24 Career Mode
The best free agents in EA FC 24 are players who are players out of contract and looking for a new club. You may stand a chance of signing any of them, no matter their overall rating, whatever club you choose to manage.
Get in quick, though, as CPU teams will also be snapping up these free stars!
Here are the best free agents in FC 24:
- Jesús Corona - RW - age 30 - OVR 80
- Luis Chávez - CM - age 27 - OVR 79
- Henry Martín - ST - age 30 - OVR 79
- Alexis Vega - LW - age 25 - OVR 79
- Akram Afif - LM - age 26 - OVR 76
- Sofiane Boufal - CF - age 29 - OVR 76
- Carlos Rodríguez - CAM - age 26 - OVR 76
- Luis Romo - CM - age 28 - OVR 75
- Érick Sánchez - CM - age 23 - OVR 75
- Roberto Alvarado - RM - age 24 - OVR 75
- Uriel Antuna - RM - age 25 - OVR 75
- Jesús Gallardo - LB - age 28 - OVR 75
- Kevin Álvarez - RB - age 24 - OVR 75
- Jakub Brabec - CB - age 30 - OVR 74
- César Huerta - LW - age 22 - OVR 74
- Zsolt Kalmár - CAM - age 28 - OVR 74
- Ola Solbakken - RM - age 24 - OVR 73
- Osman Bukari - RW - age 24 - OVR 72
- Nediljko Labrović - GK - age 23 - OVR 72
- Hassan Al-Haydos - RM - age 32 - OVR 72
- "Toño" Rodríguez - GK - age 30 - OVR 72
- Alejandro Zendejas - RM - age 25 - OVR 71
- Michael Johnston - LW - age 24 - OVR 70
- Bálint Vécsei - CM - age 29 - OVR 70
- Marco Rojas - LW - age 31 - OVR 69
- Marko Stamenić - CM - age 21 - OVR 68
The list above represents the best free agents you'll find upon starting up a new Career Mode save in EA FC 24. Many more free agents will be created when in-game contracts come to an end.
Keep track of the free agents in-game every season and you'll be sure to find a gem or two for free (and plenty of players that make for great injury cover and fill back-up slots in your squad).
Read more on EA FC 24:
- EA FC 24 ratings: Best players - the best players in the game
- EA FC 24 Web App & Companion App - use the Transfer Market on the go!
- EA FC 24 Heroes and Icons - classic players as superheroes
- EA Sports FC 24 PC requirements - can your PC play it?
- EA Sports FC 24 Ultimate Team - what's changed?
- EA FC 24 soundtrack - full list of songs
- EA FC 24 on Switch - could be a big upgrade
- EA FC 24 Squad Builder - top tips to build your Ultimate Team squad
- EA FC 24 Messi rating - what's Messi rated this year?
- EA FC 24 Bellingham rating - what's Bellingham rated this year?
- EA FC 24 Spurs ratings - here are the best Tottenham players this year
- EA FC 24 Arsenal ratings - here are the best Arsenal players this year
- EA FC 24 Manchester United ratings - the best Man Utd players this year
Best non-free agents in EA FC 24 Career Mode
If you're considering picking up a few players with their contracts intact, it's worth considering some cheaper options that still offer huge potential gains.
Here are some recommendations for cheap non-free agents that could improve your team. Please note, we've capped these at a total market value of €5 million.
- Mathys Tel – ST – OVR 71 (Potential 86)
- Norman Bassette – ST – OVR 61 (Potential 84)
- Carlos Forbs – RW – OVR 70 (Potential 86)
- Paul Wanner – CAM – OVR 63 (Potential 86)
- Cher Ndour – CM – OVR 68 (Potential 84)
- Daniel Gore – CM – OVR 61 (Potential 84)
- Jorrel Hato – CB – OVR 68 (Potential 87)
- Conor Bradley – RB – OVR 69 (Potentail 83)
- Dennis Seimen – GK – OVR 61 (Potential 84)
- Guillaume Restes – GK – OVR 70 (Potential 87)
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