Here's a list of affordable FIFA 21 La Liga Midfielders to help construct your FUT 21 side.
Having a midfield presence is paramount for any football team, and FUT 21 is no different. You can play different formations of midfield, but these players remain the engine of every successful team.
Bargain La Liga Midfielders in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team
With the 2020/21 campaign underway, we'll be taking a look at the top-flight Spanish division, La Liga. The shopping list will include the top-rated FIFA 21 midfielders under a 5k FUT Coins price cap.
Best La Liga CM's (under 5k)
Three La Liga picks to build the center-point of your squad.
Saúl Ñíguez Esclápez (84 Overall)
Atlético Madrid - 3.4k/3.7k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Saúl is a skilled Midfielder who offers FUT Managers a variety of tools including a four star Weak Foot. He has ability to get out of tight spaces with 85 Ball Control and 81 Dribbling.
An added bonus, he stands 6'0'' tall with 80 Jumping and 83 Heading Accuracy which should help on set pieces.
Ivan Rakitić (82 Overall)
Sevilla - 850/950 FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
The Croatian Midfielder has enjoyed a storied career spanning 15 seasons with four different clubs. While he doesn't cover the ground he did in his younger years, his ability on the ball is unquestioned.
Spray passes all over the pitch with 84 Vision, 86 Long Passing, and a Four star Weak Foot. This card can also operate as a set piece taker (82 FK. Accuracy, 88 Curve).
Sergio Canales Madrazo (82 Overall)
Real Betis - 1.2k/1.4k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Canales has impressive ability in the final third. His 85 Positioning, 82 Finishing, and 81 Long Shots certainly standout for a Central Midfielder.
Four star Skill Moves with 83 Dribbling will play nicely operating in tight spaces all over the pitch. This is great value for less than 1.5k FUT Coins.
Best La Liga CDM's (under 5k)
Specialists to break-up play and protect your back four.
Fernando Reges (83 Overall)
Sevilla - 2k/2k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Playing the destroyer role for the Europa League Champions, Fernando is a beast in midfield. His 82 rated Defending and Physicality would suggest he's built for the job.
The best use for this card is to sit in front of your defense and win the ball back. Set the player instructions to Stay Back When Attacking.
Lucas Torreira (81 Overall)
Atlético Madrid - 800/750 FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Loaned out to Sevilla after two up and down seasons with Arsenal, Torreira is a hard working player. Though he stands only 5'6'' his 86 Aggression and 83 Stamina are reflective of his fearless play.
Set his player instructions to Aggressive Interceptions to utilize his 83 Interception ability. He'll be in the correct position more often than not with 80 Defensive Awareness.
William Carvalho (80 Overall)
Real Betis - 700/600 FUT Coins
The proverbial bull in a china shop, William Carvalho is an absolute tank in midfield. His 6'2'' stature and 91 Strength are serious attributes that can aid a back four.
Four star Weak Foot with 80 Vision, 81 Short Passing, and 80 Long Passing suggest this card is more than capable on the ball. His 43 Pace is unforgiving, so leave him behind when your squad pushes up the pitch.
Best La Liga CAM's (under 5k)
Attacking Midfielders to unlock an opposing defense.
Isco (84 Overall)
Real Madrid - 3.5k/3.9k FUT Coins - (PS/Xbox)
Isco is a dribbling machine and his 89 rating will be a joy to play with. Four star Skill Moves with 91 Ball Control and 90 Balance are truly elite.
His passing is impressive as well (82 Rating) and he offers goalscoring ability with 81 Long Shots. He's as good as it gets for CAM's under 5k.
Martin Ødegaard (83 Overall)
Real Madrid - 2.3k/2.8k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
After being loaned out each of the last three seasons, Ødegaard seems to finally have a spot in Madrid's squad. He's skilled offensively and carries decent Pace for his position as well (78 Rating).
Passing is where this card can truly make a difference. 87 Vision, 83 Short Passing, and 81 Long Passing should have you setting up teammates regularly.
Philippe Coutinho (83 Overall)
Barcelona - 4k/3.8k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Given a fresh start at Barcelona since the arrival of new manager Ronald Koeman, Coutinho's talent is undeniable. He's effective setting up goals as well as scoring them himself (86 Long Shots, Four star Weak Foot).
He's a delight to take on players with his 89 Dribbling, 91 Agility, 93 Balance, and Five star Skill Moves. You'll enjoy his ability to whip-in balls with a 90 Curve rating.
Be sure to take a look at our Premier League affordable shopping guides for all positions when constructing your FIFA 21 Ultimate Team.