Who is the quickest footballer from Africa? Find out here as Ace Football goes through the fastest players from the continent on FIFA 22.
After the best African footballer in the game, being the quickest – or at least one of the fastest players – is perhaps the next prize left to vie for in FIFA 22.
In this case, Achraf Hakimi is the fastest African player in the FIFA 22 game. EA Sports has rated the Paris Saint-Germain and Morocco full-back with a pace rating of 95 in its latest edition.
Here, we go over the fastest African players in FIFA 22 based on a footballer’s overall pace rating who represents a national team only from the continent.
Top 20 fastest African players
|2.||Frank Acheampong||🇬🇭||Shenzhen FC||94|
|4.||Chidera Ejuke||🇳🇬||CSKA Moscow||94|
|6.||Cédric Bakambu||🇨🇩||Beijing Guoan||90|
|10.||Wilfried Zaha||🇨🇮||Crystal Palace||89|
|15.||Moussa Marega||🇲🇱||Al Hilal||87|
|17.||Hamari Traore||🇲🇱||Stade Rennais||85|
|18.||Karl Toko Ekambi||🇨🇲||Lyon||85|
What are the biggest changes compared to FIFA 21?
Surprisingly, EA Sports has knocked three points each off Liverpool duo Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane.
Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has also slipped down the pecking order. Like Salah, the 32-year-old has gone from a pace rating of 93 in FIFA 21 to 90 in the FIFA 22 edition.
Who is the fastest player in FIFA 22 overall?
The fastest player in FIFA 22 is Kylian Mbappe, who has a rating of 97 for pace in the game. The PSG and France striker is also the game’s cover star and is one of the best overall players, rated at 91.
Wolves winger Adama Traore is the second-fastest player in FIFA 22 on a 96 pace rating. Joining him with the same rating is Bayern Munich wideman Alphonso Davies to complete the top three.
|5.||Vinicius Jr||🇧🇷||Real Madrid||95|
|8.||Frank Acheampong||🇬🇭||Shenzhen FC||94|
If you want to see what else there is on FIFA 22, other than the fastest players, feel free to check out the African players with the best overall rating below.