I have played FIFA Fut Coins all of my life and it’s a huge honour to be asked to be on the cover of FIFA 15,” Hazard stated while extending his thanks to EA. “Now I have played the game I can say it’s the most realistic football game I have seen, so I cannot wait to challenge my friends and team-mates with FIFA 15 and show off the new moves.”
Eden is currently ranked as the 10th player in FIFA 15’s top player list, with a score of 88, which places him on the same level as the players in spots 8 and 9, Bastian Schweinsteiger and Franck Ribery, respectively.
In the US, the cover will feature Lionel Messi alongside Clint Dempsey. Dempsey also mentioned that he has been playing FIFA games his entire life. “It’s pretty cool, especially to be on the cover of a game that I played growing up,” he said, “and also in the company of one of the best players in the world. It’s exciting.” Dempsey has also talked about the popularity of the FIFA games in America, and how they have helped to make the real-life game of soccer more popular as well.