Big news this week in the land of FUT as EA SPORTS announces a major update to the game mode. The Release 2 of FUT will happen February 17th and it will include two major features and over 50 improvements. For detail please listen to the FUT Podcast or go to the FIFA 11 Ultimate Team website. As for our regular, weekly features, we have the Team of the Week and the FUT Goal of the Week so please read on!
Find out about a major update to FUT in the Podcast
In this week's podcast Paul Hossack and Christophe Labrune are joined by the FUT Lead Designer Adam Shaikh and the world famous Romily Broad as they discuss the transfer period, the Team of the Week and a major update to FUT 11.
Team of the Week (TOTW)
The biggest name in this week’s TOTW must be Wayne Rooney as he returns to form, scores two and assist on the third goal in United’s victory over Aston Villa. Giampaolo Pazzini had an impressive debut for Inter, scoring two goals to help the Nero Azzurri win as they try to fight their way to the top of the table. We also have to mention Kolbeinn Sigthórsson’s performance as he scored an amazing 5 goals in AZ Alkmaar’s 6-1 victory over Venlo. See the full team on the web app
GK - Villarreal - Diego López 85 (83)
CB - Fenerbahçe - Diego Lugano 84 (81)
CB - Bordeaux - Sane Lamine 80 (75)
CB - 1899 Hoffenheim - Isaac Vorsah 81 (76)
LW - Sporting Gijon - Diego Castro 82 (78)
CM - Borussia Dortmund - Nuri Şahin 85 (82)
CDM - Bayer 04 Leverkusen - Arturo Vidal 84 (81)
RW - Udinese - Alexis Sánchez 83 (81)
ST - Manchester United - Wayne Rooney 89 (88)
ST - Inter - Giampaolo Pazzini 86 (82)
ST - PSG - Mevlüt Erdinç 82 (78)
GK - Valenciennes FC - Nicolas Penneteau 80 (75)
CB - CA Osasuna – Sergio 74 (71)
RM - FC Sochaux - Kévin Anin 74 (70)
CAM - St. Pauli - Charles Takyi 74 (70)
ST – Millwall - Steve Morison 72 (68)
ST - Lazio - Libor Kozák 73 (69)
ST - AZ Alkmaar - Kolbeinn Sigthórsson 74 (65)
FUT Goal of the Week
Thank you to everyone for participating in this week’s competition! The winner, according to your votes is this amazing goal by salvatrucho2011
The winning and might we say truly poetic commentary comes from MasochistGinger
“When a move begins with hope and the ball enters a period of being lost, is greeted by the foot of a comforting stranger who places it into its home- the ball embraces it, the crowd roars, the world stares and beauty is created”
Congratulations to this week’s winners, you will both be awarded 15,000 coins. Here are this week’s finalists:
How to participate in the contest
Watch the videos and click the Facebook “Like” button on your favourite. The video with the most “Likes” by next Tuesday 6pm GMT wins 15,000 coins. To win the commentary prize, leave a comment below the video and tell us what a commentator might say about the goal. Best comment, as judged by us, wins 15,000 coins as well!
To have your video considered please leave a link in the comments section of this article.
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